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MasTec Utility Services GIS Manager in San Jose, California

MasTec – Utility Services Group activities include the installation, maintenance and upgrade of communication and utility infrastructure, including, but not limited to: communications, electrical and natural gas distribution infrastructure.

At MasTec you’ll be joining a family where we are dedicated to supporting each other and building an atmosphere of teamwork. As part of our team, your opportunities are limitless.

In addition to the valuable skills gained through training and on-the-job experience, MasTec offers competitive pay, including medical, vision and dental coverage, 401K and employee stock discounts.

We are currently seeking a GIS Manager to join our dynamic Team in the Bay Area supporting a major telecommunications infrastructure project.

Job Summary

The GIS Manager responsibility related the project including facilitating project teams, identifying resources and establishing project objectives, timelines and milestones and developing standards for Data Management and GIS deployment and use.


· GIS mapping software products including ESRI ArcGIS and Autodesk AutoCAD Map 3D. A successful candidate should be familiar with the data requirements and discrepancies of each system.

· Commercial database systems

· Imagery formats commonly used for municipal government applications. Ability to manipulate imagery as required.

· Make sound decisions concerning Data Management/GIS technologies as they apply to the firm’s client’s needs.

· Analyze complex problems, evaluate alternatives, and make sound, well-structured recommendations.

· Prepare and present clear and well-organized written and oral reports to internal departments, executive leadership, clients and other groups as required.

· Explain Data Management/GIS-related technical issues and concepts to non-technical staff.

· Use the Internet, remote communications, and other advanced tools to increase productivity and perform job functions.

· Establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates, peers, superiors, vendor representatives and clients.

· Plan, manage, and implement Data Management/GIS-related projects; assessing progress and making appropriate corrections to keep projects on track.

· Plan, organize, supervise, review and evaluate the work of GIS project team staff in a manner that is conducive to independent judgment, and high performance and personal accountability.

· Assess the spatial needs of a client and recommend solutions.

· Work with various skilled staff from other departments or outside agencies.

· Read, analyze and interpret technical procedures and governmental regulations.

· Write reports, business correspondence, and establish processes.

· Effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, outside agencies, and the general public.

· Supervising a team of staff including programmers, cartographers, data managers, analysts and support specialists.

· Managing budgets and project costs.

· Consulting clients to ascertain project purpose, needs and information required.

· Recruiting and training staff.


· 5 years of experience with GIS specifically ESRI ArcGIS.

· Maintenance and Setting up ESRI ArcGIS server.

· 3 years managing a team.

· Must be self-motivated.


· Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Mathematics or Physics preferred;

· MasTec prefers, but does not require, that candidates have experience in the local area;

· Candidates with certifications received through Oracle, PMI or other similar organizations focused on recognition of expertise in Project Scheduling and Earned Value Management.

Don’t miss this great opportunity!

All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen. Benefits available include Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance, a 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase plan.

MasTec is a publically traded company MTZ (NYSE).

MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec’s policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.

Title: GIS Manager

Location: CA-San Jose

Requisition ID: 30034