Job ID :
4400
Company :
DC Government
Location :
WASHINGTON, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
23 Dec 2013
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Complete Description:

This Senior Level GIS Software Developer position has a development role.  The incumbent’s responsibilities include: develop mapping applications and web services on .NET environment using ArcGIS Server .NET ADF,  ArcGIS Server for Flex, JavaScript and/or Silverlight API; build and publish maps, ArcSDE databases, and geo-processing tools as services in ArcGIS Server to streamline existing geospatial procedures; develop mobile GIS field survey applications, assume responsibility of full project lifecycle on simple projects; act proactively to avoid agency customer issues and meet their business needs.

 

This role also requires an understanding of project management, including project life cycles and software development practices. A firm grasp of database and system architecture is also needed for interfacing with the system and database groups--in all life cycle phases.

 

Primary responsibilities:

- Provide technical expertise for ESRI COTS software customization.

- Develop web mapping applications and web services on .NET environment using ArcGIS Server .NET ADF, ArcGIS Server for Flex and/or Silverlight API.

- Develop web mapping applications in Google Maps/JavaScript API

- Develop ArcPad or ArcGIS Mobiles for GIS field survey applications;

- Assume responsibility of full project lifecycle on simple projects;

- Act proactively to avoid agency customer issues and meet their business needs.

 

Secondary responsibilities:

- Conduct performance and scalability tests.

- Application documentation.

- Gather customer requirements and drive development towards those requirements.

- Create and present demos to help the agency client identify the right tools to meet their current and future needs.

 

Essential skills:

- Bachelor's or master's in computer science, GIS, engineering, or related field.

- A minimum of ten years of experience working on GIS projects.

- A minimum of eight years of .NET Web development experience.

- Strong GIS background with familiarity of ESRI ArcGIS desktop, ArcGIS Server .NET Web ADF and REST APIs, and ArcSDE.

- Experience with Oracle or other RDBMS, SQL, and/or PL/SQL.

- Experience with other industry-standard technologies such as XML, Web services, application servers, and Web servers.

- Experience working with municipal or Federal Government.

- Effective and creative problem solving skills.

- Strong written and verbal communication skills.

- Troubleshoot complex application problems.

 

Skills:

 

Skill

Required / Desired

Amount

of Experience

Expertise Rating

 

Experience working on GIS projects.

Required

10

Years

3 - Expert

.NET Web development experience.

Required

8

Years

2 - Proficient

Strong GIS background with familiarity of ESRI ArcGIS desktop, ArcGIS Server

Required

8

Years

2 - Proficient

Experience with Oracle or other RDBMS, SQL, and/or PL/SQL

Required

4

Years

1 - Basic

Experience with industry-standard technologies such as XML, Web services

Required

3

Years

1 - Basic

Experience working with municipal or Federal Government

Highly desired

2

Years

1 - Basic

Effective and creative problem solving skills

Required

8

Years

3 - Expert

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Required

3

Years

3 - Expert

Troubleshoot complex application problems

Required

10

Years

2 - Proficient

Overall experience as a developer

Required

8

Years

3 - Expert

Bachelor's of Science in computer science, GIS, engineering, or related field

Required

 

 

 

Master's in computer science, GIS, engineering, or related field.

Highly desired