Senior CAD/GIS Analyst Facilities Information Systems
Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
SENIOR CAD/ANALYST, FACILITY INFORMATION SYSTEMS (FIS), Campus Planning, to collaborate on developing and maintaining campus utility distribution plans and MIT’s land-based data. Will work toward the conversion of MIT’s CAD-based distribution plans into GIS for the campus utility system. This will include developing mapping products, web services, and an asset management system. Will research and gather information, including record drawings, construction drawings, as-built, survey information, specifications, and sketches; analyze and publish graphical and tabular land-based maps and reports; work with City of Cambridge staff and project surveyors as it relates to land-based and underground surveys; maintain GIS and other land-based geo-databases, including cadastral and campus base map information; perform QC checks of spatial data, web maps, and geo-based applications; and participate in geodata repository data evaluations, metadata creation/updates, and data loading and troubleshooting.
REQUIRED: bachelor’s degree in geography, regional planning, natural resources, engineering, or related discipline; three years’ experience in a utilities environment; expert-level knowledge of Esri software (i.e., ArcGIS Desktop, Pro, Online/Portal) and AutoCAD; knowledge of utility geodatabase models; proficiency with programming and scripting languages (e.g., Python, model builder FME); ability to gather information from design and construction documents, as-built files, and archived files; ability to geo-reference survey CAD files; general understanding of surveying methods; excellent overall computer skills; understanding of design and construction processes; self-direction; and the ability to communicate to a variety of internal/external project teams, work as part of a team, and independently resolve complex problems and consult with others as necessary.
PREFERRED: experience in a higher education utilities setting, experience with GPS, and knowledge of document management systems in a production environment. Job #19047-7
MIT will conduct a background check (including checking criminal records) for finalists.