GIS Analyst (Hybrid)

Portland, OR

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle, Austin, and San Francisco.

Do you have a background in telecom or strong GIS skills? Do you want to work somewhere with opportunities to grow? Are you awesome? You may be the right fit for this role! 

We’re looking for unique and talented individuals with strong analytical skills for a contract-to-hire GIS Analyst position for a telecom engineering firm client. This is a hybrid role (2-3 days/week in the office) and is open to applicants in the Portland metro area.


  • Create and modify drawings depicting telecommunications and electrical infrastructure

  • Generate data validation and verification processes to ensure accuracy within GIS systems using ArcMap, ModelBuilder or python

  • Research and obtain local land base and existing utility as-built files

  • Coordinate with management, engineering, and other team members to ensure all drawings comply with industry, local jurisdiction, and client standards.

  • Develop scripts allowing for repeatable and efficient workflows

  • Provide technical support to design engineers, project managers and other team members

  • Update and maintain, as necessary, existing hard copy design drawings and convert existing hard copy drawings to electronic versions.


  • Telecommunications and/or electrical engineering experience is a plus

  • At least 2-5 years of GIS/ESRI experience

  • Creative and analytical mind with a willingness to learn

  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug & alcohol and background check requirements

 You will:

· Provide analytical support to Design, Field, and Permitting staff.

· Create cartographic, tabular, and data products for client delivery.

· Create processes and automate tasks for efficiency and value addition.

· Drive innovation

This is not an entry level position. Candidates must have a working knowledge of the ESRI product line: ArcMap, ArcPro, arcpy, ArcGIS Online, ect. Coding/scripting/model building are major pluses. Experienced preferred, education is tentative.