Geospatial Developer at Geographic Information Services, Inc. (Birmingham, AL) (allows remote)

al Developer at Geographic Information Services, Inc. (Birmingham, AL)

Software Engineer Full Time

Role: Geospatial Developer

Role Summary: The function of the Geospatial Developer is the design, development, and implementation of geospatial software solutions. The role is responsible for development of mobile, desktop and/or web-based GIS solutions.

Essential Functions:

  • Crafting and developing customized web applications

  • Developing custom routines, viewers, and/or databases

  • Application design, development and collaboration in a distributed team environment using source control

  • Development and implementation of test plans and automated test scripts

  • Developing and applying service orientated architectures to enterprise solutions

Competencies and Skills:

  • A real passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines

  • Ability to work in a high-tempo environment

  • Experience developing in .NET, Javascript, iOS, HTML5, and/or Python

  • Knowledge of internet architectures and technologies

  • Knowledge of geospatial concepts

  • Familiarity with standard software development protocols and coding standards

  • Application documentation including system design and technical specifications

  • Development of custom geospatial solutions

Experience Required:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Geography/GIS, Engineering or related field*

  • 1+ years experience as a software developer**

  • You might be required to obtain a security clearance and proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.

* Additional experience can be substituted for education
** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience

Ideal (in addition to required experience):

  • Demonstrated experience developing geospatial applications

  • Application documentation including system design and technical specifications

  • MCPD and/or Esri technical certifications

  • Experience developing in a team

Work Environment:

  • Location: Headquarters in Birmingham, AL or work at home considered

  • Travel approximately 10% of the time.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.