Become a part of the Kitsap County Team! Do what you love, while serving the citizens where you live.

Information Services is the central information technology hub for Kitsap County, located in the County Courthouse. The group provides technology infrastructure, development, support and network solutions to all County departments and some other local government entities.

We have an exciting opportunity for a GIS Technology Specialist to join our team. Our new team member will provide professional and technical expertise in moderate to complex geographical/spatial data administration, maintenance and analysis; map making; scripting automation; application development; geodatabase development; and system testing, implementation and maintenance.

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of geospatial data design, development and maintenance, as well as GIS industry standard automation methodologies including scripting, geoprocessing workflows, and model builder. Must have experience with the ESRI suite of GIS software, as well as knowledge and skill in project management including ability to define the technical requirements for a project and to meet prescribed deadlines.


Required Education and Experience:
•Bachelor's degree in Geography, Environmental Management, Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar field AND
•One year of experience using ESRI GIS software OR
•Any equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the work.

Preferred Education and Experience
•Experience using Python, MS SQL, and/or AutoCAD
•ESRI Technical Certification and/or ESRI GIS Professional Certification (GISP)

For more information and/or to apply visit

Job Location: 
Kitsap County Human Resources
614 Division Street, MS-23A
Port Orchard, WA 98366
United States
Closing Date: 
Friday, February 1, 2019

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