GIS Analyst


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Langan provides expert land development engineering and environmental consulting services for major developers, renewable energy producers, energy companies, corporations, healthcare systems, colleges/universities, and large infrastructure programs throughout the U.S. and around the world. Our employees collaborate seamlessly among 30+ offices and gain valuable hands-on experience that fosters career growth. Langan culture is entrepreneurial from advancing innovative technical solutions, to participating in robust training and knowledge sharing, to making progressive change within the communities we live and work.


Consistently ranked among the top ten “Best Firms to Work For” and Engineering News-Record’s top 50 firms worldwide, Langan attracts and retains the best talent in the industry. Employees thrive at Langan, a firm that embraces and promotes diversity, equity and inclusion; prioritizes wellbeing, health and safety; encourages volunteerism and philanthropy; offers workplace flexibility, along with carbon neutral office spaces; and empowers individuals to contribute their skills and knowledge to make impactful contributions.


Langan is seeking a GIS Analyst to join its collaborative team in its Los Angeles, CA office. This individual will serve a key function in providing data reduction and map creation using Esri’s ArcGIS suite of products to support client deliverables. In this role, you will have the opportunity to support our growing use of GIS applications across multiple disciplines, including environmental, site/civil, geotechnical, transportation, natural resources, landscape architecture and survey.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as primary client liaison, providing onsite operational support for a large facility;
  • Responsible for data reduction, analysis and map creation;
  • Design and maintain project GIS database(s) to keep all project specific data organized and cataloged;
  • Apply knowledge of ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Portal to train and develop solutions for field staff;
  • Recommend new approaches and ideas that continuously improve efficiency and services performed;
  • Maintain an understanding of in-house resources and external sources of information and technology advancements; keep up to date on changing regulatory requirements related to GIS as they affect our projects; and
  • Perform other duties as requested.



  • Certificate or Bachelor's degree in GIS, Geography, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Engineering, or related field;
  • 3+ years of experience working with ESRI ArcGIS software and extensions; Ideally in utilities and/or municipal work;
  • Strong understanding of cartographic principles, spatial data concepts, projection systems, data management, digital map production, hard copy presentations, and quality assurance/quality control;
  • Demonstrated experience working with ArcGIS 10.x and ArcGIS Pro including desktop extensions (Spatial Analyst, 3d Analyst, etc.);
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data from many sources, including field data and online data sources;
  • Ability to create high-quality cartographic products suitable for client deliverables;
  • Ability to collect, process, and evaluate GPS data;
  • Knowledge of ESRI Geodatabase design structure and management, as well as general database knowledge, including the manipulation of tabular data in GIS, summarizing, joining, and linking related data;
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, especially Excel and Access;
  • Proven organization and problem solving skills;
  • Must be able to formulate and clearly communicate ideas to others, including those who have only a basic knowledge of GIS;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, multitasking, and judgment capabilities;
  • Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment; and
  • Possess reliable transportation to client job site and a valid driver’s license in good standing.


Langan provides a rich array of programs and benefits to help its employees advance their careers and enhance the quality of their lives. Our comprehensive compensation package includes: full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, and paid pregnancy disability leave; 401(k)/Roth with company match; paid time off including parental and military leave; employee referral and professional license bonuses; and educational reimbursement.


Langan offers employee resource groups; flexible work schedules; extensive training; wellness programs; buddy and mentoring programs; and much more!


Langan is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer committed to building a team that represents and values diverse backgrounds. Langan promotes a positive work environment of inclusion, where we respect each other’s differences and recognize that a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment is a key to our success.


Base Salary Range: $76,000 - $100,000. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as related work experience, market conditions, education/training, certifications and other credentials, as well as applicable knowledge and skills. This position is also eligible for straight-time overtime and participation in the firm's annual bonus and performance review program. Bonuses are discretionary and based on individual job performance and the profitability of the firm.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles