Senior GIS Engineer

JCD Staffing - Washington, DC

GIS Developer - Remote/DC

**This position is primarily remote but may require your attendance at occasional meetings in the Washington DC area.**

**This is a contract to hire role**

Duties include:

  • Install configure and monitor GIS software
  • Create , modify, and maintain custom scripts and routines for GIS processes automation and applications.
  • Spatial data management and Oracle database management.
  • Participate in EIM data and design reviews
  • Use Jira and other software management tools to track requirements and development status
  • Use FAA DevOps tools to prepare code for deployment
  • Provide web based reports


Required skills:

  • Strong Python development skills, including automation, managing environments and packages.
  • Experience using GIT versioning system to manage branches, features, and bug fixes
  • Experience with the following Python packages: Pandas, Esri's ArcGIS Python API, Esri's arcpy site package
  • Fluent translating and manipulating data in a wide variety of geospatial vector and raster formats
  • Strong familiarity with ArcGIS Enterprise and ArcGIS Online, including data access and devops patterns in each
  • Understanding of different types of web services in ArcGIS Enterprise / Online and how / why each might be used
  • Experience using ArcGIS Pro in designing and publishing services (map, feature, geoprocessing, geocoding, tile, etc)
  • Experience with PostGIS and Esri's enterprise geodatabases, including ArcGIS and open-source patterns for interacting with each
  • Able to work independently

 Education and Experience

  • BS in Computer science or related discipline + 15 years' experience


  • U.S Citizenship is required.
  • Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust Tier 2S clearance.
  • This position is currently remote, but it will require on site presence in Washington, DC for specific meetings or events.

Posted On: Tuesday, May 23, 2023

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