Systems Analyst I, II - GIS Application Developer (SB-154-21E) Whittier

  • LA County Sanitation District
  • Whittier, California
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full Time GIS and Surveying Information Technology and Communication Services
  • Salary: $7,476.00 - $10,354.00 Monthly USD

Job Description


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The Sanitation Districts are a non-civil services public agency with over 1,700 employees. Our Joint Administration Office in Whittier is conveniently located near the 60/605-freeway interchange, 15 miles from downtown L.A. The Sanitation Districts also have various opportunities to enhance career growth as evidenced through various programs including tuition reimbursement, professional development, mentoring, and professional dues reimbursement. Benefit information can be found on our website at or by clicking on the Position Title and then the Benefits tab.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform complex and technical analyses, design, programming, and support for Geographical Information Systems.

Under the direction of a Senior Systems Analyst or higher classification, the incumbent will design, create, update and maintain GIS software applications and system integrations using a variety of programming languages; provide functional and technical support for third-party GIS applications; provide support for the GIS workgroup and spatial data customers; provide technical assistance in resolving application problems; consult with vendors to resolve software and hardware problems; perform relational data modeling of spatial and non-spatial databases; collect project requirements; complete application system analyses and designs; perform business process modeling; maintain browser-based application systems; prepare formal application requirements and design documents; investigate potential solutions to complex technical problems; evaluate hardware and software requirements; evaluate and recommend third-party packages; research new and current technologies and provide recommendations for replacements of platforms, methodologies, systems, and applications; facilitate meetings with various customer groups; provide technical training; and perform related duties as required.


Candidates must possess a valid California Class C driver license; - AND - A bachelor's degree in computer science or a closely related field from an accredited college or university; - AND - One year of experience as a Programmer Analyst with the County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County; - OR - Four years of related experience installing, configuring, monitoring and maintaining complex computer network and telecommunication systems ; - OR - four years of related experience in applications design and programming analysis support . A master's degree in computer science or a closely related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience. For Systems Analyst II: One year of experience as a Systems Analyst I at the County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County or two years of professional-level experience performing duties equivalent to a Systems Analyst I.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Two years of experience administering and developing with Esri ArcGIS technology such as ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Pro, ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server, Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Web AppBuilder, ArcGIS Experience Builder, Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Survey123, ArcGIS AppStudio, ArcGIS Field Apps, ArcPy, ArcGIS API for Python, ArcGIS API for JavaScript, ArcGIS REST API, and ArcObjects; Experience with: Python; Arcade; JavaScript; TypeScript; React; C#; Microsoft T-SQL; Oracle PL/SQL; Node.js; GIS in the utility industry; Esri Geometric and Utility Network data structures.


The competitive selection process may cover a knowledge of : Fundamentals of Geographic Information Science; current GIS technology and its applications; web GIS; the principles of systems analysis and design; programming techniques; relational database design and normalization; Information Technology standards and procedures; methods and procedures of program and system documentation; the Software Development Life Cycle. The ability to : Analyze the computing needs of customer groups and recommend solutions; analyze, design, and document systems and procedures; provide instruction to others; organize and coordinate the work of project groups; communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing; coordinate and change priorities between concurrent work assignments.


Applications and Supplemental Questionnaires will be reviewed and evaluated for relevant experience and/or coursework.
  • Candidates considered to have the best qualifications will be invited to the interview.
  • The selection process will consist of an interview weighted at 100%.
  • Candidates must receive a qualifying score on each selection component to move forward in the selection process.

This posting will remain open until vacancy is filled and is subject to closure without notice.

Please apply online at within the application period. Résumés will not be accepted in lieu of a completed LACSD Employment Application or on-line application. Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please confirm your email address is included in our application, and add to your contact list.

As an equal opportunity employer, the Districts strongly encourage qualified minorities, women and disabled persons to apply.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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