The Davey Tree Expert Company

GIS Solution Architect

Alpharetta, GA, US, 30004 Richfield, OH, US, 44286

Additional Locations: NA

Primary Locations: GA, Alpharetta, 2035 Grassland Parkway, 30004, OH, Richfield, 3900 Kinross Lakes Parkway, Suite 100, 44286 

Requisition ID: 168702

Position Overview


Under general direction of the GIS Implementation Manager, the GIS Solutions Architect will design, implement, document, and provide technical support solutions to ensure project requirements are met. In general, the responsibilities of this position will include but are not limited to the design, implementation, and administration of project databases, workflows, QA/QC processes and creating deliverable design. In addition, this position will include providing hardware and software recommendations, assisting with development of scripts\tools\triggers\stored procedures, performing software and database maintenance, monitoring of project specifics, and implementation of new technologies.

Job Duties


  • Coordinate with office and field staff as well as clients on project schedules, scoping, and budgets. 

  • Design, implement, and test database designs to support project requirements and client needs.

  • Design, implement, and test project workflows needed to meet project requirements.

  • Develop, implement, install, configure, and test hardware and software needed to support assigned internal and external projects.

  • Document project database schemas, hardware configurations, software configurations, collection and editing workflows, QC/QA processes and delivery methodologies.

  • Conduct training and knowledge transfer of developed solutions and processes to office and field staff as well as provide technical support as needed. 

  • Assist with update & load data into an enterprise geodatabase environment.

  • Assist in the maintenance and organization of the GIS infrastructure.

  • Publish web services and maps needed to support assigned project requirements utilizing ArcGIS Server Manager, ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Portal and ArcGIS Online.

  • Develop & Manage project web map applications using Web AppBuilder, AppStudio and other development environments.

  • Assist with the development of scripts used to automate processes and improve efficiencies using ModelBuilder, Arcade, Python, SQL, and others.

  • Complete other duties as assigned 


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in GIS, geography, planning, civil engineering, computer science, or a related field. 

  • Preferred five years of experience in the design, implementation, and administration of enterprise GIS using the ESRI product line including ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Online, ArcSDE, and ArcGIS Desktop/Pro.

  • Preferred three years of experience in the design, implementation and administration of enterprise databases with a focus on SQL Server.

  • Preferred at least one-year experience managing and administering Microsoft Windows Server, Active Directory, and Internet Information Server (IIS).

  • Preferred experience configuring and managing cloud solutions such as Azure or AWS.

  • Management experience leading a team and/or projects.

Additional Information

Company Overview

Divisional Overview


We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 

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Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta