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Organization: The Sanborn Map Company, Inc.
Title: GIS Application Developer
Location: Denver, CO
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-08-25

Position Description:

Join Sanborn’s award-winning team! Sanborn is looking for a GIS Application Developer with Arcpy focus to work onsite at a federal agency providing geospatial data support with a concentration in Enterprise Geospatial Corporate Databases, SQL server, python scripting, R, and ArcGIS Server. These technical skills and expertise would include documentation of analysis and software configuration of supported Programs. This position is located in Denver, Colorado.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Natural Resource, Geography/GIS, Engineering or related field*
• Five (5) years of directly related intensive and progressive experience

TASKS:
•Design web and/or desktop-based geospatial tools for the AIM program, meeting specific requirements in addition to standardization to support following the client’s required processes for security and data standards.
•Coordinate configuration and maintenance of the geospatial tools developed by other client employees, including reuse and recycle of tool components and scripting logic and/or snippets.
•Create and manage data automation scripts using FME, R, Python, and/or JavaScript or whatever scripting language is the most efficient for the client.
•Provide trainings and/or agile sprint reviews of geospatial tools during development for user review and feedback as well as training on use of final products.
•Develop and upkeep full documentation for each geospatial tool as needing, including scripting, model and workflow documentation, as well as help files and user guides.
•Provide technical assistance to end users accessing and using geospatial tools.
•Be able to communicate complex technical problems and solutions to non-technical partners and user base.
•Help enforce National naming convention of ArcGIS Server GIS Services, filename, and folder.
•Review, create and maintain metadata to client specifications for datasets and services.

REQUIRED TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE:
• Professional experience creating tools to automate geospatial analysis, perform data QAQC, and generally create efficiencies through tools and automation.
•Professional experience of greater than 4 years with ESRI’s ArcGIS Desktop software.
•Professional experience of greater than 2 years working in a multi-user, enterprise Geodatabase environment using ESRI’s ArcSDE software.
•Professional knowledge experience of greater than 2 years with automation development using Python, FME, or R.
•Professional knowledge of technical problem solving skills related to Geospatial Software.
•Professional knowledge in applying geospatial technologies to address natural resource and/or land management business requirements.
•Ability to communicate technical information effectively to lay persons and geospatial technical experts alike.
•Experience in developing written technical documentation (such as metadata, workflow diagrams, white papers, etc.).
•Ability to work with projects of varying timelines from yearlong implementation schedules to products with hours for quick turnaround production.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
•2 years’ experience using ArcGIS Desktop10.3 or higher
•Experience using SQL Server in conjunction with Enterprise Geospatial database.



CONTRACTOR PERSONNEL SECURITY AND SUITABILITY REQUIREMENTS
The following forms and inquiries, or their equivalent, will be used to initiate the credentialing process:
•OPM Standard Form 85 or 85P
•OF306
•National Criminal History Check (NCHC)
•Release to Obtain Credit Information
•PIV card application

If selected to fill the position, a candidate would be required to pass a drug screen and satisfy the requirements of a National Criminal History Check (NCHC) to verify the identity of the individual applying for clearance and to determine the individual’s suitability for the position.

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or possess a current work visa.

Sanborn offers a comprehensive health and wellness program which includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, holiday, PTO, EAP, disability and life insurance benefits.

TO APPLY: Visit our website: www.Sanborn.com to apply for this position. Sanborn is an Equal Opportunity Employer.