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15-1199.04    Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    19 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description     no matches
    Tasks yes    16 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    7 matches

O*NET-SOC Title

  • Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Geographic Information Scientist
  • Geographic Information Systems Administrator (GIS Administrator)
  • Geographic Information Systems Analyst (GIS Analyst)
  • Geographic Information Systems Application Specialist (GIS Application Specialist)
  • Geographic Information Systems Coordinator (GIS Coordinator)
  • Geographic Information Systems Data Administrator (GIS Data Administrator)
  • Geographic Information Systems Data Manager (GIS Data Manager)
  • Geographic Information Systems Data Specialist (GIS Data Specialist)
  • Geographic Information Systems Database Administrator (GIS Database Administrator)
  • Geographic Information Systems Engineer (GIS Engineer)
  • Geographic Information Systems Geographer (GIS Geographer)
  • Geographic Information Systems Manager (GIS Manager)
  • Geographic Information Systems Physical Scientist (GIS Physical Scientist)
  • Geographic Information Systems Scientist (GIS Scientist)
  • Geographic Information Systems Specialist (GIS Specialist)
  • Geographic Information Systems Technologist (GIS Technologist)
  • Geographical Information System Analyst (GIS Analyst)
  • Geospatial Information Scientist
  • Geospatial Information Technologist

Tasks

  • Assist users in formulating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) requirements or understanding the implications of alternatives.
  • Collect, compile, or integrate Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data, such as remote sensing or cartographic data for inclusion in map manuscripts.
  • Conduct or coordinate research, data analysis, systems design, or support for software such as Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or Global Positioning Systems (GPS) mapping software.
  • Coordinate the development or administration of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) projects, including the development of technical priorities, client reporting and interface, or coordination and review of schedules and budgets.
  • Design, program, or model Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applications or procedures.
  • Develop specialized computer software routines, internet-based Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases, or business applications to customize geographic information.
  • Document, design, code, or test Geographic Information Systems (GIS) models, internet mapping solutions, or other applications.
  • Lead, train, or supervise technicians or related staff in the conduct of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analytical procedures.
  • Make recommendations regarding upgrades considering implications of new or revised Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software, equipment, or applications.
  • Perform computer programming, data analysis, or software development for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applications, including the maintenance of existing systems or research and development for future enhancements.
  • Perform integrated or computerized Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analyses to address scientific problems.
  • Prepare training materials for or make presentations to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) users.
  • Produce data layers, maps, tables, or reports, using spatial analysis procedures or Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology, equipment, or systems.
  • Provide technical expertise in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology to clients or users.
  • Provide technical support for computer-based Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping software.
  • Read current literature, talk with colleagues, continue education, or participate in professional organizations or conferences to keep abreast of developments in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology, equipment, or systems.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Analyze Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for use in green applications.
  • Conduct research to gain information about products or processes.
  • Develop models of information or communications systems.
  • Manage information technology projects or system activities.
  • Prepare graphics or other visual representations of information.
  • Recommend changes to improve computer or information systems.
  • Supervise information technology personnel.