Graphic Artist/Cartographer - ArdentMC

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 21:49 -- exf107



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Subject: Job Opening
Date: Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:08:57 -0400
From: Ehren Hill <ehrenhill@gmail.com>
To: Beth King <bethking@psu.edu>


Hi Beth,
 
I graduated from the MGIS program in 2012, and we have the following opening at my company.  Would you mind sending this out to the various message boards, email lists, and/or Facebook that you post job openings on?  Please have anyone interested contact me at the email address below.  Thanks!
 
 
Title: Graphic Artist/Cartographer
Company:  ArdentMC
Client: Customs and Border Patrol (CBP)
Contact:  Ehren Hill, ehren.hill@ardentmc.com
 
Experience: Shall have two years of experience in GIS and have considerable experience or formal training in technical illustration and graphic art.  Experience shall include at least one year of experience supporting a national organization or federal agency at the national level.  Experience shall include complex cartography, photo and video editing, website design, generating graphics standards and digital iconography.  Shall be proficient with major GIS, graphics, and video design software packages including ArcGIS, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Captivate, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe InDesign.  Some experience in the development of web applications and printed marketing material is required. Must possess good verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate technical information to non-technical computer users in both one-on-one and small group situations.  
 
Responsibilities: Full time support.  Produce data, cartographic and analytical products involving a high degree of complexity.  Organizes, designs, prepares and revises technical illustration and graphics work. Prepares rough sketches and completes orthographic and perspective drawings. Operates computer graphics software programs to prepare and revise the format and type settings for graphs, charts, drawings, documents, block diagrams and schematics. Considers color, shading, format, perspective and other display enhancements given reproduction medium. Proofs work for visual appearance, completeness and accuracy. Performs art paste-up work. Create high quality graphics and graphic products for both print and electronic media.  Assist with the design and development and implementation of graphic standards for GIS related products. Prepare marketing and training materials for products and services related to the GSC.  Ensure that web and desktop applications have professional graphics and intuitive user interfaces.  The contractor shall have a demonstrated high level of competence in Esri GIS software suite (Arc 10.x).