PwC Geographic Information System (GIS) Manager - Utilities in Chicago, Illinois
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Our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Industrial Products and Services industry team provides strategy, management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. This industry vertical team includesâ€‹ clients within theâ€‹â€‹ Industrial Productsâ€‹ and â€‹Energyâ€‹, Utilities & Mining sectors.
Across industries, our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Industrial Products and Services industry team provides strategy, management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. CIPS includes multiple sectors: Automotive, Energy, Industrial Products, Retail and Consumer, and Utilities.
Consultants in PwC's GIS (Geographic Information System) Practice serve clients seeking to leverage their GIS to solve industry problems, whether Power and Utilities, Pipeline, or even Real Estate and consumer areas.
Consultants deliver projects through requirements gathering, testing, training, problem solving, implementing solutions, and documenting activities.
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 7
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
Degree Preferred: Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in engineering, information systems, or geography from a nationally recognized higher-level institution.
Certification(s) Preferred: include Certification in ESRI ArcGIS and/or GIS-P Certification.
Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success as a team leader in the following areas:
Supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust and seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation;
Answering questions and providing direction to less-experienced staff;
Coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback;
Leveraging knowledge of GIS platforms, data management, and IT networks and how they serve businesses at the enterprise level;
Utilizing technical, functional, interpersonal, and customer facing skills to build client relationships and deliver on value propositions; and,
Applying GIS analysis, GIS mapping, and GIS technical skills and knowledge in new innovative ways.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success managing the identification and addressing of client needs including the following areas:
Building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement;
Communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner while demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks;
Contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members and proactively seeking guidance, clarification, and feedback, to less-experienced staff;
Working with one or more GIS platforms to perform functional configuration, design, consulting, and/or technical development including Desktop ESRI ArcGIS 10.x, GE Smallworld 4.x, or Integraph G/Technology to support business operations, analysis, or data management;
Implementing or administrating ESRI ArcGIS Server & SDE 10.x;
Writing Action Handlers and Auto Updaters;
Leveraging an understanding of relational databases and geodatabases (Oracle, SQL Server, DB2);
Learning new technologies and business processes while stepping outside of traditional GIS roles;
Designing, implementing, and supporting business processes around a GIS platform that serves day to day needs of end users;
Leveraging technology including Desktop ESRI ArcGIS 10.x, GE Smallworld 4.x , Integraph G/Technology, Maximo, SAP, Citiworks or similar EAM software products; and,
-Utilizing Business Process knowledge related to Asset Management, Schneider ArcFM and Designer, Work Management, GIS for Business Analytics, Supply Chain, ArcGIS Online, Webmap development, agile delivery, and project management to design and deploy solutions including mobile solutions.
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