Job Detail

Organization: Railinc
Title: GIS Web Developer
Location: Cary, NC (will consider remote)

Posted: 2021-10-05
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

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A GIS Web Developer will develop, maintain and support new or existing GIS software products while evangelizing and applying the best practices of software development. Responsibilities include the ability to work independently and as part of the Location Management (GIS) Team to deliver quality solutions across all phases and layers of the software lifecycle.

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Collaborate with business and UX team to create appropriate application user interfaces using ESRI/GIS tools. Assist with mock-up's, user interface design, and component driven development. Provide feedback to UX team. Follow the Railinc development process and suggest improvements.

Leadership (Technical):
Evangelize Railinc GIS common practices and development procedures. Exhibit GIS technical leadership in given technical subject domain. Identify new technologies and approaches that may improve our quality, productivity, and capabilities. Mentor peers and junior developers. Delegate, and coordinate functional development tasks as needed. Drive innovation in the development, release and operations processes.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Works under deadlines and subject to heavy project load. Ability to provide technical expertise to others and explain concepts with technical staff. Ability to operate independent of supervision with extreme accuracy and attention to detail. Ability to communicate and follow up professionally (written and oral) both internally and externally within the organization – including documentation of application requirements.

3 years of experience working with the Esri JavaScript API. Comfortable with front-end, middle tier and backend technologies. Expertise in front-end technologies like Angular, Spring MVC or equivalent, hands on experience in these technologies a must in last 3 years. Web Service SOAP/REST expertise, especially as a service provider. MDB/MDP/Broker/Service Bus MQ technologies development experience in last 2-3 years is a plus.
Experience with Agile software development methodology. Expertise in using version control software like git, etc. Strong understanding of deployment processes, deployment environments, production application trouble shooting techniques etc. Experience working with AWS cloud native services like S3, CloudFront, Lambda, ELB, SNS, SQS and Route53 will be a plus. Experience deploying application components in an AWS EKS cluster and debugging any issues will be a plus. Experience in using Aurora RDS for databases will be a plus. Experience in using Amazon MQ for message broker service will be a plus. Working experience of the entire suite of Esri GIS software (ex. ArcGIS Pro / Desktop, Enterprise) is a plus. Configuring and maintaining Esri ArcGIS Enterprise servers – including service publishing is a plus. Working with Esri’s SDE (Spatial Database Engine) is a plus.

Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent field desired and 3 years of technical experience or
Master’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent field desired and 1 years of technical experience
AWS Developer or Solutions Architect certification will be a plus.

Disclaimer – The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The company reserves the right to change, modify, and/or delete aspects of this position as needed at any time.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.

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