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The Florida House of Representatives Redistricting Committee

Job Title

Information Systems Programmer/Analyst (Redistricting Committee)

General Summary

This is a hands-on position that requires the use of GIS tools to process and analyze large sets of data to produce graphics, maps, and charts.  The work requires knowledge and experience with GIS techniques, technology, and principles, as well as proficiency with computers. The position utilizes best practices for GIS data management, data processing, and analysis for map drawing.
The job is ideal for someone who is highly motivated, adaptable, and detail-oriented.  The ideal candidate should be able to work independently, multi-task, manage time constraints, and work collaboratively in a cross-functional team as well as independently. The ideal candidate should also have exceptional interpersonal and presentations skills.  Non-traditional work hours may be required.

Examples of Work Performed

  • Serves as an expert in one or more areas supported by the section. 
  • Develops and presents user education relating to information systems. 
  • Develops and administers security functions as it relates to data, physical, and user access to information systems. 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of computer programming and system design. 
  • Knowledge of computer operations, systems, and procedures. 
  • Knowledge of database structures and theories. 
  • Knowledge of current database technologies. 
  • Knowledge of data analysis techniques. 
  • Knowledge of data processing flow charting techniques. 
  • Knowledge of information systems terminology and concepts. 
  • Knowledge of information systems operations, equipment, procedures, and workflow. 
  • Knowledge of cloud-based environments and functionality
  • Ability to process information logically. 
  • Ability to communicate technical information effectively, verbally and in writing, including in layman’s terms. 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. 
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems. 
  • Ability to produce quality work under pressure. 
  • Ability to conduct in-depth and carefully documented analysis under minimal supervision. 
  • Ability to read and understand technical information. 
  • Proficient written and verbal communication abilities, including grammar and punctuation

Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in geographic information systems, computer science, management information systems, mathematics, or engineering.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years or more of experience working in the GIS field
  • Experience with Esri’s ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online software suite, and other ESRI software products
  • Experience with relational database management systems (Microsoft Access, SQL Server, etc.)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Access
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision and in a collaborative group environment
  • Aptitude for and interest in data blending, visualization, and analysis
  • We are looking for someone who enjoys implementing custom mapping, spatial analytic, data visualization and reporting solutions


Commensurate with experience.
The Legislature offers a competitive benefits package.

Application Deadline

Open until filled

Submission of Application

Qualified applicants should send a completed legislative application and resume to:
Florida House of Representatives
Office of Administration
Lawanda Williams
402 South Monroe Street, 1001 Capitol
Tallahassee, Florida  32399

Applications are available through the Florida Legislature's web site Online Sunshine and in Room 701 of the Claude Pepper Building.

Accommodation for Disability

If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify Human Resources at (850) 488-6803.