ESRI Data Manager

Atlanta, GA | Freelance | Job ID #57267 |
Posted Last Month

Onward Search is hiring an ESRI Data Manager on a long-term contract basis with a client located in Downtown, Atlanta

Project Scope:

  • This is a W2 contract role that will run for one year and extend year of year thereafter.
  • Must be local to Atlanta. Will be expected to be on-site in Atlanta after COVID-19.
  • This is a full-time (40-hours a week) opportunity.
  • Benefits are available through Onward Search throughout the life of the engagement.

Job Summary:

  • Under broad supervision designs & secures Esri ArcSDE Geodatabases to store, track, & maintain geospatial data & metadata. Develops and updates database models, administers geodatabases, and maintains multi-user versioned geodatabases.
  • Upgrade and implement changes to vector and faster geodatabases including Esri Roads and Highways.
  • Provides ETL functions for processing data into Esri geodatabases through Esri Model Builder, Workflow Manager,and SafeSoftware FME.
  • Will be responsible for implementing Esri Parcel Fabric for storage and maintenance of GDOT Right of Way and surplus parcels.


  • Performs geospatial data processing/ETL and publishing of data into enterprise geodatabases
  • Acquires, maintains, and disseminates GIS data in support of GDOT activities
  • Maintains currency and completeness of enterprise geodatabase data, metadata, and geoportal
  • Ensures completion of data updates and facilitates resolution of data governance/quality issues
  • Controls GIS data security, access, distribution, and retention
  • Replicates, synchronizes, and restores geodatabases
  • Creates data caches and tiles
  • Troubleshoots and supports end user data compression, versioning, and multi-user editing workflows within geodatabases
  • Implements data security and access controls
  • Implements geodatabase design standards
  • Creates and supports Active Batch, Model Builder, Workflow Manager, and FME jobs
  • Supports raster data in Image Server
  • Performs geodatabase administration, configuration, tuning, and performance monitoring in hand with Oracle DBA’s
  • Develops and updates spatial views and data views in hand with Enterprise Data Warehouse Team
  • Develops geodatabase design documents, metadata, data models, and schemas
  • Facilitates GIS data interoperability with Bentley Microstation transportation design plans
  • Consultant must have cell phone which can be used as a contact for business calls.


  • Bachelor’s in Geography, GIS, Computer Science, or a related field (Required 4 Year)
  • Esri ArcGIS geodatabase development, editing, analysis, and QA/QC (Required 5 Years)
  • Esri ArcSDE replication, versioning, synchronization (Required 3 Years)
  • Microsoft Office (Required 5 Years)
  • Python scripting and Esri Model Builder (Required 3 Years)
  • Batch data loading and scripting experience (Required)
  • Safe Software FME Desktop/Server (Required 2 Years)
  • Experience in working with or supporting Esri Parcel Fabric data model (Required 1 Years)
  • Experience PL/SQL, SQLPlus query skills (Required 3 Years)
  • Experience working with or supporting Esri Roads and Highways data model (Required 1 Years)
  • Knowledge of Oracle RDBMS (Relational database management system) (Required)
  • SDO geometry/Oracle Spatial & Graph experience (Desired)
  • Ability to multi-task, detail oriented, and have strong organizational skills (Required)
  • Accountable and results oriented (Required)
  • Data analysis, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills (Required)
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills (Required)
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment (Required)
  • Esri Geoevent Processor experience (Highly desired)
  • Workflow Manager Extension (WMX) experience (Highly Desired)
  • ArcGIS Portal/Online Administration experience (Highly Desired)
  • GISP or Esri Technical Certification (Highly Desired)
  • Bentley Microstation ETL experience (Highly Desired)

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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