Spatial Data Analyst


Midland, TX, US, 79706

Req ID:  2015

Western Midstream is a master limited partnership formed to own, develop, acquire, and operate midstream assets. We are engaged in the business of gathering, compressing, treating, processing, and transporting natural gas; gathering, stabilizing, and transporting condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and crude oil; and gathering, transporting, and disposing of produced water for our customers.

We operate or own equity interests in assets in the Rocky Mountains, North-central Pennsylvania, and Texas, including approximately 16,000 miles of petroleum and natural gas pipelines and over 100 gathering, treating, and processing facilities.

Job Summary:

As a GIS Administrator at Western Midstream, you will play a crucial role in collaborating with the Spatial Data team, utilizing ESRI software to manage and optimize Geographic Information Systems (GIS). This position is based in Midland, TX, as a GIS Analyst, you will be responsible for the efficient operation, maintenance, and enhancement of our GIS infrastructure. The team member will be required to demonstrate and follow WES Core Values



  • Work with the Spatial Data Team and various team members to facilitate survey collection that will meet WES survey data collection standards and processes.
  • Maintain and manage the data to ensure data integrity with respect to spatial and attribute accuracy. Provide spatial data extracts, analyze data for cleanliness and communicate results.
  • Development of business solutions to help various WES teams implement procedures to further enhance safety measures in the field.
  • Maintain communication with both corporate and field team for verification of data.
  • Work with team members to provide data management and assistance in completing MOC updates.
  • Support data migration efforts and utilization of data with adherence to Pipeline Data Compliance
  • Conduct data quality assessments and troubleshoot data-related issues.
  • Collect, validate, and maintain geospatial datasets to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Have working knowledge of FME or Python and Microsoft SharePoint with Power Automate.



  • Experience with ESRI desktop software- ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Pro
  • Ability to run geo-processing tools.
  • Skilled in data editing and running selection queries.
  • Mapping and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS Portal
  • Model Builder, FME or Python skills are a plus.
  • Microsoft Office Suite & Teams
  • SharePoint and Power Automate are a plus.
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills
  • Detail-oriented with strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.



Bachelor's degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, or GIS/Technology related field.   

Grade and salary will be commensurate with relevant education and experience. 

Certification/Licenses :

GIS certification program is a plus.  

Travel Requirements :

The percentage of travel required for this position is 0-10%


Work Schedule:

This position follows a hybrid schedule working in the office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and working remote Wednesday and Friday. Monday-Thursday are 9 hours and Fridays are 4 hours.

Western Midstream does not offer sponsorship of employment-based nonimmigrant visa petitions for this role.

Western Midstream is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in recruiting, hiring, developing, compensating and promoting applicants and employees.  All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories.  This includes providing reasonable accommodation for employee's and applicant's disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.  

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Nearest Major Market: Midland