12 days old
2018-01-082018-02-05

Senior Geospatial Solutions Developer - Front-End Specialist

Washington, DC 20433
  • Job Code
    594684

Top 5 Skills for Senior Geospatial Solutions Developer - Front-End Specialist -


1) Javascript


2) Angular 4


3) Dojo / ArcGIS Javascript API


4) Leaflet


5) MapBox / Google Map / Earth Engine API


Job Description


We are looking for a talented and energetic Senior geospatial solutions front end developer to lead the development of new web GIS applications; as well as maintain current applications using the latest frameworks and technologies available to achieve desired business outcomes. Primary focus of this role will be to implement a complete user interface in the form of a mobile and desktop web app, with a focus on performance. You will work in a team with designers, back-end developer, GIS Analysts to design, develop and implement geospatial solutions.


Responsibilities


- Design, develop, and support web-based geospatial applications


- Incorporating interactive maps and other geospatial visualization/analysis technologies into web interfaces of existing systems, as well as creating new web-based data visualization and geospatial interfaces


- Ensuring high performance on mobile and desktop


- Writing tested, idiomatic, and documented JavaScript, HTML and CSS


- Coordinate the workflow between the graphic designers


- Support concurrent initiatives specific to infrastructure and software development


- Support the installation of software components in testing and production environments


- Support end-to-end project plans and ensuring timely delivery, issues escalation/reporting


- Integration with external web (map) services


- Integrate a diverse set of data into custom geospatial applications


- Stay current on technology trends and identify ways to innovate our products


Educational Qualifications and Experience


- Education: Bachelor' degree in Computer Science, GIS or other geospatial disciplines


- Role Specific Experience: 8+ years of experience as a Front-end application developer, with a heavy emphasis on front-end technologies and modern JavaScript frameworks (e.g., Angular4, Dojo, ReactJS, bootstrap etc.)


Required Skills/ Abilities


- Experience with software and web development principles, concepts, and methods;


- Experience with Angular 4 and Dojo is a requirement.


- Creating custom, general use modules and components which extend the elements and modules of core AngularJS


- Experience with object-relational databases (Postgre SQL or MySQL);


- Web mapping API experience (ArcGIS Javascript. Leaflet, Mapbox, OpenLayers, Google Maps)


- Geospatial data experience (SHP, KML, GeoJSON) as well as OGC standards (WMS, WFS)


- Creating configuration, build, and test scripts for Continuous Integration environments


- Proficiency with web GIS tools, particularly those used for map tiling and creating mashups/online interactive maps (Google Maps API, MapBox, OpenLayers and the Google Earth plugin);


- Interest and experience in design and have artistic flair in data visualization


- Must be organized and work well in a team setting. Be open to feedback from others and give honest non-judgmental feedback to others


- Validating user actions on the client side and providing responsive feedback


- Professional, precise communication skills

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