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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    3 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    5 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    4 matches

O*NET-SOC Title

  • Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Geographic Information Systems Technologist (GIS Technologist)
  • Geospatial Technologist
  • Geospatial Information Technologist

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Research or develop geospatial technologies. May produce databases, perform applications programming, or coordinate projects. May specialize in areas such as agriculture, mining, health care, retail trade, urban planning, or military intelligence.

Tasks

  • Apply three-dimensional (3D) or four-dimensional (4D) technologies to geospatial data to allow for new or different analyses or applications.
  • Develop new applications for geospatial technology in areas such as farmland preservation, pollution measurement, or utilities operations management.
  • 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.
  • 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

  • Develop models of information or communications systems.
  • Manage information technology projects or system activities.
  • Supervise information technology personnel.
  • Update knowledge about emerging industry or technology trends.