ICF Consulting Group, Inc. GIS Data Analyst in Washington, District Of Columbia


Join ICF and support Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in protecting the integrity of our immigration system and combating criminal threats facing the nation by leveraging cutting edge data analytics tools and techniques. Apply your skills and expertise in increasing DHS's mission effectiveness and thereby make our nation safer and stronger.

ICF is comprised of experienced professionals with the skills required to unlock the power of governed data discovery. Our staff provides deep technical and business support for data acquisition, data analysis/data science, and interactive data visualizations.

Job Description:

We re looking for a seasoned GIS Data Analyst who enjoys working directly with clients to design and implement custom mapping and spatial analytic and reporting solutions, start to finish, in a dynamic and fast paced environment. You ll be immersed in a variety of projects, helping government and commercial clients evaluate spatial data and data sources, design analysis requirements, and build GIS tools and applications to meet pressing business needs. This includes working with ICF colleagues and clients to assess, define and implement improved business processes. As part of a larger team of data scientists and data engineers, you ll help deliver comprehensive analytics solutions leveraging cutting edge tools and technologies.

*Location Washington, DC

What you ll be doing:

  • Perform GIS analysis to develop client focused outputs, maps, and dashboards that integrate large quantities of complex data and provide context and insights relevant to mission objectives.

  • Perform extensive data profiling and analysis based on a client s spatial and non-spatial data.

  • Evaluate and integrate spatial data from various data sources and data types (geodatabases, web services, raster and image files) using extract, transform, and load (ETL) processes.

  • Work directly with clients and ICF subject matter experts to translate business needs into spatial analysis requirements.

  • Work with UI teams and/or client to define mapping and reporting requirements.

  • Support development of custom reports and other data visualization products.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Master s/Bachelor's degree in a technical field (e.g., Geographic Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline)

  • 4 years of experience designing and implementing spatial analysis in a desktop GIS and data analyst role using ArcGIS or QGIS

  • Experience managing and creating web-based mapping applications using tools such as ArcGIS Online, Carto, or Mapbox.

  • Knowledge of GIS scripting languages such as Python or R.

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience working with databases and BI tools such as PostgreSQL, Qlik, Tableau, PowerBI etc

  • Knowledge of open source enterprise GIS Systems such as GeoServer.

  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

  • Solid understanding of the software development cycle paired with an ability to define/document business processes and software requirements for technology initiatives.

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

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About ICF

ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us at icf.com at http://www.icf.com/ .

Location: District of Columbia-Washington

Requisition ID: 1800001004