Sr. Project Manager - Public Safety (State/Local)


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Overview


Use your GiS knowledge, business acumen, and industry knowledge to drive success in project delivery for our public safety customers in emergency management, fire and rescue, corporate security, or law enforcement.

In this position, you will become a customer's trusted advisor, while also interfacing with Esri staff and technology partners. Your vision as a senior project management professional will facilitate technical enablement through an understanding of how Esri technology supports clients' mission requirements, business needs, and technical objectives.

In the Professional Services Division, our mission is simple yet powerful: enable user success, broaden the impact of GIS, and push our technology to make it better.

*Additional locations may be considered*

Responsibilities


  • Manage complex technology projects and programs: Use your consulting and project management skills to lead virtual teams during all phases of implementation including requirements, analysis, design, build/configuration, and deployment. Manage scope, schedule, and budget to provide our customers and strategic partners with meaningful solutions.
  • Be a thought leader: Advise customers regarding innovative solutions using Esri technology and content to help them make better decisions. Recommend relevant strategies, architectures, and solutions and work with customers to prepare implementation and migration strategies.
  • Understand our customers and know their business: Engage your domain experience to foster a sense of community among industry and public sector leaders. Be familiar with the overall mission and operations of state/local public safety agencies including knowledge of common goals and initiatives, procurement cycles, and business processes.
  • Engage with our customers: Discover the value of location within customer workflows and drive substantial return on their investment in Esri's enterprise platform and services by creating outstanding proposals and winning work with strategic customers. Regularly engage, collaborate, and facilitate with public safety customers and external teams and stakeholders such as federal, state, and local law enforcement partners; fire service and emergency management agencies; and public health agencies.
  • Develop and grow business: Provide business development support by defining project and proposal strategies that further technology and implementation patterns with new and existing customers. Collaborate with Esri’s practice managers and marketing and sales teams to develop new business, and be part of actively shaping the future of law enforcement through your work on cutting-edge projects and technology trends-–real-time GIS, big data analytics, geoanalytics, open data.

Requirements


  • 5+ years of experience designing, implementing, and/or administrating enterprise GIS solutions/systems that leverage the ArcGIS platform (desktop, server, and online) for public safety organizations (emergency management, fire and rescue, corporate security, or law enforcement).
  • Demonstrated knowledge and use of accepted project management practices
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas, whether to other technical peers or non-technical project managers or customers
  • Demonstrable ability to evaluate and translate a customer’s business goals, objectives, and strategies into technical plans and solutions
  • Be self-motivated, a proactive problem solver, team-oriented, and creative
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written/verbal communication, multi-tasking, and presentation skills
  • Entrepreneurial attitude and willingness to learn--you must thrive in a dynamic, cross-functional team environment
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in geography, computer science, criminal justice, GIS, or a related field
  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 25% of the time

Recommended Qualifications


  • Experience with current technology implementation patterns including service-oriented and cloud computing architecture
  • Master’s degree in a related field

About Esri


Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.

Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email askcareers@esri.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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