Organization: Wood Rodgers, Inc.
Title: GIS Application Developer
Location: Sacramento, CA
Application Deadline: 2017-09-30
Wood Rodgers, Inc. is a civil engineer consulting firm with offices located in CA and NV. Take a look at our website for projects we design that require your GIS application development expertise.
For immediate consideration, apply at www.woodrodgers.com/careers, include a formatted Word.docx resume.
Position Summary: The GIS Application Developer works directly with clients to design, develop, and implement custom geospatial software solutions. The position is responsible for development of desktop and/or web-based GIS solutions. The position is also responsible for GIS and related technology research.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Application design, development and collaboration in an on-site team environment
o Develop and apply service orientated architectures to enterprise solutions
o Design and develop customized desktop solutions
o Design and develop customized web applications
Administrate existing databases and develop custom functions, views and maintenance plans
Server administration tasks to include ArcGIS for Server, Microsoft IIS and various Linux micro-hosts
Other duties and responsibilities required for the position
Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Fiscal Responsibilities: None
Education and Experience:
Bachelors Degree, or equivalent education and experience, in Computer Science, Geography/GIS, Engineering or related field required
3+ years of experience as a software developer required (5+ years of experience as a software developer preferred)
5+ years of experience developing mobile and/or web GIS applications preferred
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
A passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems
Excellent communication skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
o Desktop to include Esris ArcGIS for Desktop arcpy Python module
Experience with RDBMS such as Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL and Microsoft Access
Knowledge of internet architectures and technologies
Knowledge of geospatial concepts
Familiarity with standard software development protocols and coding standards
o Version control systems (git, svn)
o Test driven development
Application documentation including system design and technical specifications
Physical Demands and Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands: Regularly required to sit for long periods of time while viewing a computer monitor and using a keyboard and/or using a phone. Periodically required to walk from building to building (3 total) at Wood Rodgers' headquarters site to meet with various staff members. May travel (drive/fly/etc.) to remote offices to support remote staff.
Work Environment: Work is performed in a professional office environment that has a moderate noise level.
Wood Rodgers Inc. is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Vet/Disability