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Organization: EDF Renewables
Title: Geospatial Developer
Location: San Diego
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-07-16

Position Description:

Title: Geospatial Developer
Reports to: Senior Manager – Enterprise Architecture
Department: Applications Development & GIS
Location: San Diego, CA/Negotiable
FLSA Status: Exempt
Effective date: 06/26/18

Scope of Position:
Responsible for technical tasks directly related to geospatial application programming, GIS task automation scripting, database systems and customer interactive mapping development. Maintain and support existing applications in addition to the development new desktop, web and mobile applications and tools.
Design and develop applications using core product APIs and server-client architectures to meet specific customer requirements. Technologies used may include: ESRI Desktop and Web Architectures, Boundless, .NET technology suite, HTML5 and JavaScript, Python, REST, SQL (My/MS/PostGRES), Amazon EC2 and AWS Serverless Architectures.
Conduct all pertinent design, documentation, testing, development and technical knowledge transfer on a routine basis.
Work closely with project managers, team members and other stakeholders to analyze problems, define requirements, and develop solutions. Provide guidance and analytical insight to internal customers.
Deliver solutions using the basic tenants of agile software development, rapid prototyping, and iterative release.

Supervision of Direct Reports:

Education/Experience – Typically requires a bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field and a minimum of 5 years of experience developing applications for a variety of purposes or equivalent training and/or experience.
Experience with current technology implementation patterns, including SOA and cloud technology.
Experience with IT security and authentication concepts such as SSL/TLS, tokens, MFA, SSO, AWS IAM & Cognito, and PKI.
Experience with Latitude Geocortex desirable.
Experience with disconnected syncing applications a plus.
Experience with Geospatial Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Kinetica, GeoTrellis or similar technologies is a huge plus.

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities –
Knowledge of leading industry GIS technologies (ESRI, Boundless, etc).
Ability to create front-end interfaces for using device-aware, but device agnostic applications.
Knowledge of geospatial and mapping concepts such as spatial analysis, map projections, and location based services.
Familiarity with device specific viewing and interaction issues for iOS & Android.
Understand database architecture and integration with applications.
Self-starter, able to manage multiple priorities in a dynamic environment.
Solid understanding of software development standards and best practices.
Basic fluency in French or Spanish a plus.

Working Conditions -
Normal office environment. Spends approximately 15% of time away from the office. Travel includes but is not limited to visits to other EDF Renewables locations, meetings with EDF Renewables customers, organizational partners and clients, and others related to/interested in the renewable energy business.

Reasonable accommodations may be provided by EDF Renewables to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions, as defined per Company policy.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace
and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.