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GIS Analyst

Denver, CO
October 29, 2019

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Stephen Allen

**** ***** ****** *** **** #***

Denver, Colorado 80231-2675

303-***-**** Home

720-***-**** Cell


To obtain a challenging and rewarding position of GIS Specialist at your company

that will allow me to exemplify my strong technical GE Smallworld 4.3 PNI/LNI, NDS skills and ArcGIS 10.0.


GIS Specialist/Analyst

Contracted through ACS to Xcel Energy

Jul. 2017 to Present

Primary point of contact for updates in GE Smallworld Physical Network Inventory (PNI) and Logical Network Inventory (LNI) working in a SAP platform.

Data administration and governance of Physical Network Inventory

Fiber updates coordination and data collection

GIS testing and image unification

oFunction requirements gathering

oUser Acceptance Testing for 4.3 upgrade

oPost Implementation Support and patch testing

PNI Mapping User and Administrator

ointegrating all inside plant and Outside Plant Networks

oCreation of custom maps, Google Earth Pro exports, GIS data extracts

oGE Smallworld PNI 4.3 Create and View PNI Reports and Export PNI Data

Network Asset Inventory System and NetWireless

oNetWireless (NWI) Facility and Network Inventory Data Microwave and 2-Way Radio

oFacility and Network Inventory Data on Xcel Energy Fiber and Cooper Network across all regions

PNI with Ubisene netAssign & netWireless Admin application

Training and knowledge sharing

oAd-hoc GIS training and job creation

oMapping Fiber Optic, Copper Cables and Towers Design Request by Engineers

Standard template and process creation

oRack Mounted Equipment stenciling, data extracts/design to support substation communication

In the Field with Engineers to locate unidentified Fiber and Cooper Cables own by Xcel Energy

oIdentify, specify and classification all Xcel Energy Overhead and underground cables, that also includes all equipments

OSP Facility Engineer(Remote)

Contracted to Centurylink, Inc.

Jan. 2016 to Jan. 2017

Primary responsibilities OSP-Teco'd, Reconcile, and Design (outside plants) and ISP (inside plant) engineering/construction projects, posting evaluating/correcting records and documents for Verify Actuals and Close.

Reviews, interprets and work with information on Design Work Prints and construction AS BUILT Prints.

Request AS BUILT Prints from Engineers and Construction Coordinators to complete the reconciling of the project job.

Including but limited to engineering of line extensions for service order activity, pole replacements facility installations and facility relocation.

Also including but limited to OSP staking, work order package preparation field notes, cut sheets, schematics, and acquiring permits and right-of-way.

Worked with the following systems NDS, Fireworks/Bidmaster, NIBE, WFMT, and JDS AutoCAD.

Work with varies city assessor's office in obtaining Permits KMZ forms files, PDFs, AutoCAD drawings, and GIS drawings for pole number, location expiration dates right of a ways.

Sanborn Map Company, Inc.-Colorado Springs, Colorado

GIS Analyst Temporary

Apr. 2015 to June-2015

Assist the Colorado Department of Transportation in developing a Highways Data the use of various data themes to support modeling and analysis of roads, highways, freeways, and landscapes at regional, other spatial scales. Provide digital metadata files for all digital spatial data which comply with its Colorado Department of Transportation specifications. Cartographic editing, relief portrayal, creating map surround elements, text placement, color separation, symbol creation, quality assurance, and cartographic software testing.

Interface directly with the highways to assess project requirements, acquire resources, plan solid and innovative strategies for reaching specific goals, and interpret and coordinate tasks. Assist in remotely with Laptop capturing, organizing, and archive various assigned data themes into a database to accepted standards of accuracy, precision, and quality.

Working with various data themes and a wide range of high resolution, and very large images. Acquire geospatial data from Colorado Department of Transportation and other such as federal agencies.

Perform database editing, merge data files, and perform edge matching, error analysis or other activities, including theme and attribute labeling.

Provide cartographic services using Laptop with ESRI ArcGIS software ArcMap applications, including compilation from various source materials, generation of grids, digital GIS-based analysis.

Yoh Services LLC-Denver, Colorado

Temporary Contracted to Freezer Integration Consultants, LLC-Denver, Colorado

CAD Designer-Contract

May 2014 to Sept. 2014

Provided CAD design support for pipeline, compression, treating, and well site facilities projects using Civil AutoCAD Civil rev. 2015, Google Earth and Window 8.1 operating software.

Edited and Updates on P&IDs, General Arrangements and Plot Plans maps.

Provided design and construction of infrastructure drawing of new tie-ins and well-site facilities, pipe-lines, compression, dehydration and processing facilities.

Work collaboratively with Development Engineers, Surface Land, Construction Supervisors, Operations, and other staff.

Engineering Associates, Inc. – Centennial, Colorado

OSP AutoCAD Designer-Contract

Dec. 2013 to May 2014

Primary responsibilities include translation of field notes and as-builts from engineer’s production of professional drawings existing or future outside plant elements in the AT&T telecom industry, using Civil AutoCAD rev. 2014, AutoCAD LT rev. 2014 and Window 7 operating software.

Involved in placing features such as AT&T telephone poles, manholes, handholes, and running line for fiber (aerial and underground), also bring fiber into a building.

Other elements are consideration of public right-of way and private easements, exiting utilizes such as water, sewer, electric, gas and other telecom.

Using existing utilities such as water, sewer, electric, gas, and other telecom

Checking drawings for accuracy of roads from Google Earth and GIS database maps and other various resources.

Work with varies city assessor's office in obtaining Permits KMZ forms files, PDFs, AutoCAD drawings, and GIS drawings for pole number, location expiration dates right of a ways.

Adecco Engineering and Technical Services – Englewood, Colorado

Contracted to Xcel Energy Mapping Department – Denver, Colorado

CAD/GIS Mapping Technician

Nov. 2004 to Apr. 2013

Create and maintain High Pressure Gas Pipeline Alignment Sheets from field operations personnel drawings and old Gas Pipeline and Plats, Editing As-built drawings of Xcel Energy Pipelines

Involved in Assisting to create Xcel Energy the Pipeline Data Management Systems projects use for updating and maintaining high pressure gas pipelines information using Civil AutoCAD Civil rev. 2010

Involved in Assisting Project Engineer to create drawings and editing of Cell Towers Project.

Build HP and HCA Gas Alignment Sheets utilizing GE SmallWorld rev. 4.1 and Google Earth softwares for Pipeline Data Management Systems (PDMS) Project

Create and maintain Image Land Plats and Maps Indexes using AutoCAD rev.2010

Correction Control updating and editing of anodes on High Pressure Pipeline using GE Smallworld.

Using Microstation V8i Bentley software, GE Smallworld 4.1, Design tool, and Passport for editing and updates Capital building cost of bill materials Distribution Pipelines and Electric Transmission from Xcel Energy Distribution Pipeline and Electric Transmission Designers

Update and maintain Xcel Energy HP Alignment Sheet Maps, HCA Alignment Sheets, make plots as requested by Engineers and Filed Operators

Assist with Special Projects of Mapping and Plotting requests from Xcel Energy Engineering and Field Operations Departments in the Eastern, Western, Southern divisions and outside companies of High Pressure and Distribution Gas.

Perform plotting procedures and Maintained using Oce’ TCS 500, Oce’ Color Wave 600, and HP Designjet 76100PS Plotters.

Performing updates and rewrites of DXF/DWG, KMZ to DXF

Modify pre-existing code in SQL

Independent Contractor/Technical Contract Agencies

Jan. 1992 to Nov. 2004

CAD Drafter/GIS Technician

Performed a wide variety of GIS tasks, using Arc/Info, Arcplot, Arctool, and Arcview on various Gas and Oil, Environmental projects

Performed digitizing, redline map editing, plotting, and quality control checks

Performed raster radar 3-D image land based editing using Socetset software

Performed a wide range of temporary mapping project assignments

Arc/Info, Arcedit for map Conversions, Arcedit and Arcplot of USGS Quads and Dems data pertaining to plats sections, lots, and tracts

Performed mining on oil and gas operations

AML programming and editing for specific projects using Sun Sparc System 20

Writing specific data to CD-R using Gears Software for marketing

Trained new hires on various hardware and software programs

Maintained supplies for workshops, and assisting with special projects assigned by the Project Managers

CAD Mapping Conversion Technician

Converted of facilities and land base source maps for telecommunication companies

Performed technical scrubbing of source maps for clarity and information verification before any digitizing was performed on Base source maps

Used AutoCAD and MircoStation software and hardware to digitize updated information

Assisted with the training of new hires on using software, hardware and various procedures

GIS Mapping Technician

Responsible of using Arc/Info, Arcview and Vtrak software to convert Topographic Raster images to vector data for Oil and Gas field

Responsible for editing of Vector Check plots, back-ups of Vector data on magnetic cassettes and updates of performed work

Cross-functional training of new hires on hardware and software applications


University of Colorado

B.F.A. Creative Fine Arts - 1978

ESRI Training

Turning Data into Information Using ArcGIS 10 Certification – July 2015

Getting Started with GIS Certification – April 2015

EXE Resources

Civil AutoCAD Production Techniques Certification – May 2001

Upgrading to AutoCAD 2000i Certification – May 2001


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