Job Description :
Location: Phoenix AZ

Duration: 6 months

Roll: Phoenix, AZ - IT - AZDOT - N/A - Data Visualization Contractor 48036


This position is responsible for transportation data governance, coordination, and technical support within the Data Management Group. The position is also responsible for the management and maintenance all of Multimodal Planning Divisions data analytic interfaces (two systems currently): the Arizona Transportation Asset Management System (AZ-TAMS) and Arizona Plan (APLAN Position requires an understanding of database software, statistical analysis, performance based analytics, key performance indicators, and geoInformatics. Create and maintain data dashboards for visualizing agency data for report creation for executive management data driven decision-making. Ensures that data is managed in accordance with American Association of State Highway and Transporation Officials (AASHTO), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and industry recognized standards. Coordinate the implementation of hardware, software, networking, and programming initiatives with the Information Technology Group (ITG Coordinate with internal data stewards to organize, modify, and improve within a GIS/Linear Referencing System (LRS) to visualize in the most effective and logical manner. Assist the Data Analytics Section Manager with the implementation of data governance practices including coordination with internal and external data owners regarding access to and quality control of base data used to support ADOT’s Information analysis systems.


Principles and practices of engineering disciplines related to transportation

Performance based analytics

Geospatial data visualization

Lead and Lag measures to achieve strategic goals

GIS hardware and software

Enterprise relational databases

Statistical analysis methods and procedures

Data supply chains

Data governance and management principals


Use of GIS hardware/software

Use of statistical packages like SPSS

Development of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

Dashboard/visualization software in one or more of the following:

o Cognos, Socrata, Qlik, Tableau, ArcGIS Online, Geocortex, Insights and/or other comparable system

Use of databases and performance measurement reporting

Creating dynamic cartographic maps

Written/oral communication

Gathering, organizing, analyzing, and using data

Online GIS tools


Advise management of potential issues and suggested resolutions

Grasp complex concepts

Communicate effectively verbally and in writing

Give presentations to a variety of groups

Manage time effectively

Prepare reports as needed

Coaching and mentoring


Accredited education, training, or specific experience in: Economics, Mathematics, Geographic Information Science (GIS), Transportation Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.

One - three years of work experience in Data Visualization, Business Intelligence, Big Data, and GIS (including ESRI software applications

Dashboards, mapping, and data visualization experience with one or more of the following: Cognos, Socrata, Qlik, Tableau, ESRI's ArcGIS Online, Insights, Latitude Geographic's Geocortex, and/or other comparable system