GIS Developer

Sharq, Kuwait

Position: GIS Developer

Use your JavaScript expertise to develop visualization software to understand data when proximity and location matter. Your work will help developer communities reimagine the capabilities of location-aware software applications that enable real-world improvements in governments and organizations.
You will be part of a team that influences lasting contributions for communities with the web and mobile applications you create.

• Participate in the full software development life cycle including analyzing requirements, system design, platform development, deployment and continuous enhancement.
• Perform Data Analysis and Cartography (Data modeling and visualization) for GIS Application development.
• Prepare Geo-processing workflows and charts.
• Install, configure and tune GIS systems according to organization requirement.
• Performing analysis using GIS desktop for Spatial and Network analysis and 3D maps.
• Work with the GIS team to design, develop and support geospatial video integration with ArcGIS Online and editing map layer data via ArcMap
• Work closely with the product development team to ensure that geospatial data is statically and dynamically linked with complex business data, and multi-layer maps are efficiently delivered, within a wide range of client-facing products.
• Perform technical acceptance evaluation.
• Work on geospatial data production in collaboration with the data development team.
• Resolve GIS platform support issues, including troubleshooting, cause analysis, debugging, configuration, and performance optimization and tuning.
• Work effectively under time and volume pressures to meet specific deadlines, independently or collaboratively with minimal supervision.
• Perform User Acceptance testing.
• Technical support and training to end users on site for GIS Application software.
• Keeping the GIS application servers running in optimal performance level.

Education / Qualifications:
Bachelor / Master of degree Computer Science
• 6+ years of experience in Software Development life cycle
• Knowledge of GIS technology and applications

Recommended qualifications:

• Experience with one or more of the following technologies:
• HTML, REST, iOS, Android, Grunt, Node, AngularJS, MongoDB
• SQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, RDBMS
• Dojo, JQuery
• OpenGL or DirectX
• Web services