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GIS Technician

Rainbow Design Services, Inc. Louisville, KY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


Rainbow Design Services is a leading provider of network engineering, field services, and GIS mapping services in the telecommunications industry.


This position will provide analytical support for a variety of projects which aim to streamline the mapping and design process. The GIS Technician will be responsible for preparing, collecting, editing, manipulating, and processing data from various sources. Working with FME and related geospatial databases, the GIS Technician will effectively translate data from one form to another via ETL and other data extraction processes.

JOB TITLE: GIS Technician

DEPARTMENT: Technology

LOCATION: Louisville, KY

HOURS: Full Time, M-F 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM


· Utilizing Feature Manipulation Engine (FME) platform(s) to translate spatial data between geometric and digital formats

· Collecting, editing, and processing GIS and mapping data from various sources to produce tools and products which meet internal and external customer requirements

· Importing, exporting, and converting mapping resources and data into GIS systems and platforms

· Compiling and organizing GIS data from maps, databases, and other sources

· Performing quality control checks on completed projects

· Performing on-going, periodic tasks related to geospatial database maintenance

· Preparing and submitting reports of project updates

· Attending team and departmental meetings

· Communicating as needed with supervisor(s) to provide project status updates in person, by phone, or email

· Other duties as assigned


· HS Diploma

· BA/BS in Geography, GIS, Cartography, or Remote Sensing (preferred)

· 1+ year of relevant work experience

· Experience with Feature Manipulation Engine (FME) platforms or other geospatial databases

· Advanced knowledge of Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) processes

· Working knowledge of ArcGIS is a plus

· High proficiency in MS Office suite

· Understanding of telecommunications networks

· Adaptability; must be able to handle multiple projects with shifting priorities

· Must be comfortable working within tight deadlines in a fast-paced enviornment

· Strong verbal and written communication skills

· Excellent attention to detail


· Flexible Scheduling

· Tuition Assistance / Discount

· 401k Retirement Plan

· Group Health Insurance

· Company-Provided Life Insurance

· Health Savings Account

· Dental / Vision Insurance

· Employee Assistance Program

· Paid Vacation

· Paid Personal Days

· Paid Holidays

· Paid Training

· Gym Membership Discount

In addition to these exciting benefits, Rainbow Design Services provides a casual dress code, team-oriented work environment, and ample opportunities for growth. Apply today if you are interested in the position and meet the qualifications!


Submit a resume to be considered for this position, or visit our website for application instructions.

Rainbow Design Services, Inc.

Rainbow Design Services is a leading provider of network engineering, software development, project management, field services, and CAD/GIS mapping services in the telecommunications industry.


2307 Watterson Trail
Louisville, KY