Ruben Rodriguez

Portfolio

Work History

Work History
Mar 2010 - Present

GIS Specialist

Bureau of Land Management

Create maps and graphs, using GIS software and related equipment.Meet with users to define data needs, project requirements, required outputs, or to develop applications.Conduct Research to locate and obtain existing databases.Gather, analyze, and integrate spatial data from staff and determine how best the information can be displayed using GIS.Analyze spatial data for geographic statistics to incorporate into documents and reports.Design and update database, applying additional knowledge of spatial feature representations.Enter new map data through use of a digitizer or by direct input of coordinate information using the principles of cartography including coordinate systems, longitude, latitude, elevation, topography, and map scales.Analyze geographic relationships among varying types of data.Prepare metadata and other documentation.Operate and maintain GIS system hardware, software, plotter.Move, copy, delete, and add files, drawings, and maps to output reports in hard copy or electronic transfer.Present information to users and answer questions.Retrieve stored maps.

Education

Education
Aug 2010 - Present

Master of Applied Geography

New Mexico State University
Aug 2005 - Dec 2009

Geography

New Mexico State University