Systems Analyst II (GIS)

The Town of Payson | Payson, AZ

Posted Date 6/24/2024

A Town of Payson application is required to be submitted directly to the Town of Payson Human Resources Department.

Systems Analyst II (GIS)

$71,635 - $107,453 per year

Full-Time, Benefits, Pension

Open until filled.  

The Position
Under the direction of the Information Technology Director, the Systems Analyst II (GIS) is responsible for performing advanced technical work with software and hardware and project management in assigned area(s) of responsibility, which includes technical analysis, design, installation, maintenance, and modification of broad, complex computer systems. Typical responsibilities include maintaining software systems; performing system problem solving; meeting with users to define business needs; performing project management and serving as a team leader.

The Ideal Candidate
The Systems Analyst II will have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, or a related field. Three to five years related work experience. Proven experience with business and technical requirements analysis, elicitation, modeling, verification, and methodology development. Demonstrated project management skills and project management software skills, including planning, organizing, and managing resources. Working knowledge of Office 365 office systems. Excellent understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversees development, implementation, maintenance, operation, and enhancement of multiple computer technologies including operating systems, application packages, custom developed software, database management systems and related software.
  • Manages GIS content in a Content Management System (ArcGIS, Web Authoring platform, SharePoint, Esri Maps for PowerBI and/or other emerging technologies as appropriate). Support users with training, communication, and applies governance and policy.
  • Creates deliverable for Department and public customers that include ArcGIS Story Maps, digital datasets, dashboards, and desktop analyses resulting in maps and reports.
  • Serves as data steward for assigned GIS datasets. Maintains currency of layers, follow best practices in alignment with Enterprise Data and Platform Governance.
  • Creates models of geospatial workflows to document and facilitate the automation of workflows.
  • Reviews proposals and oversees projects to ensure technical and departmental requirements are met; monitors time and dollar expenditures to ensure projects and budget meet established targets.
  • Reporting issues, advances made, and other important information to stakeholders.
  • Advising management on weak points, avenues for improvement, and risks in the company's IT infrastructure.
  • Strategizing with other key stakeholders on how to best align IT systems with company objectives.
  • Review business requirements and write functional requirement documents for software vendors and technical teams.
  • Monitors, maintains, and upgrades applicable technology systems in assigned area of responsibility, which includes quality assurance, problem solving, researching user issues, performing upgrades and maintenance, and implementing system modifications.
  • Supports, troubleshoots, and upgrades applicable system infrastructures.
  • Provides project management for systems implementations, which may include designing products, programming, providing team leadership, testing, implementing, reporting, reviewing finished products, and tracking performance and data quality.
  • Analyzes business process issues and/or problems and provides consulting assistance to system users; conducts research on possible solutions and makes recommendations based on findings; develops proposals that outline feasibility and costs; suggests, designs, tests, implements, and evaluates solutions.
  • Develops a variety of applications, procedures, reports, scripts, and/or interfaces. Maintains a variety of records and/or documentation for assigned area of responsibility.
  • Monitors and maintains systems to ensure system integrity and security, which may include duplicating and backing up data, managing user accounts and authorizations, maintaining software security, and/or performing other related activities.


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Salary71,635.00 - 107,453.00 Annual

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