GIS Specialist - pandemic response programs.

Clearance Level
Data Visualization
Atlanta, Georgia

REQ#: RQ90023

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.

You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day. Our work depends on a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Graphics Specialist joining our team to support Center for Disease Control Pandemic Response activities at Atlanta, GA.

At GDIT, we put our people first. As a GIS Graphics Specialist supporting the CDC, you will be trusted to work on cartographic visualization of public health data supporting COVID-19 response activities.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Apply graphical and ArcGIS tools and methods to develop visualizations and maintain Emergency Operations Center (EOC) systems.
  • Develop analysis, evaluation, and data visualization products to support emergency response activations. 
  • Create Maps, Charts, and visualizations to support Incident Management System (IMS) and CDC Director’s Update Briefings. 
  • Monitor, collect, verify, validate, and correlate information from multiple sources; maintain EOC visualizations displayed on the EOC Data Wall and Dashboards.
  • Creates geospatial products and Python scripts
  • Creates and maintains internal business intelligence dashboards (MicroStrategy, Power BI, and Tableau).
  • Collect data from agency websites and Federal Information Systems to support development of geospatial mapping or visualization products


  • Education: Master’s Degree
  • 5 Years of relevant experience
  • Technical skills
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust.
  • Prior experience on Public Health programs preferred.
  • Experience in R or SAS is a plus


●           401K with company match

●           Customizable health benefits packages

●           Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

●           Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

●           Full-flex work week

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.