Sr. GIS (geographical information system) Developer

Hoboken, NJ, USA

Job Type

12-Month Contract to Hire

Requirements


Job Summary

Our client is seeking a Senior Software developer with a strong hands-on development track record in building integrations utilizing a variety of integration products, tools, protocols, technologies and patterns. The ideal candidate has expert knowledge in GIS mapping software development and worked with Geographic Information Systems applications such as Map box and Geo solutions with a track record of solution delivery using various data integration solutions in situations requiring real time (synchronous and asynchronous) messaging, Publish/Subscribe models, RESTful API, Micro services patterns, Middleware, and other related methodologies in a multi-user, multi-platform, multi-tier environment.


Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with Business Analysts and stakeholders to evaluate and understand business concepts and processes.

  • Participates in large-group, coordinated planning sessions, provides effort estimates and timeline commitments

  • Refines and grooms the product backlog and user stories.

  • Designs Technical/Integration Architecture that services both user and overall business goals.

  • Ensures code quality and writes well-documented easy-to-understand code.

  • Tests and builds automation for the interoperability of application components under development, across multiple platforms, and in coordination with other product development teams

  • Works with other developers to ensure teams are meeting the objectives of the business while adhering to technical and architectural standards and practices.

  • Collaborates with Architecture, QA and Infrastructure teams to design and implement the solutions.

  • Investigate, analyze, and resolve complex technical problems related to system functions, environment, and procedures.

  • Maintain knowledge of current technologies, research emerging technologies and industry trends, and make recommendations on implementation.

  • Deliver high quality assignments on time, within budget.


Required Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities

  • Hands-on development experience in GIS mapping development, java / JEE and Spring MVC / Spring Boot

  • Significant understanding of Microservice patterns & concepts & its application in problem solving

  • Understanding of cloud solutions and architectures on one or more cloud providers - Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and/or Google Cloud Platforms

  • Experience with containerization (e.g., Docker) and preferably, Container Management software (Kubernetes)

  • Experience with Continuous Integration and automated testing strategies

  • Advanced skills implementing API Service architectures (SOAP, REST) using any of the market leading API Management tools such as Apigee and frameworks

  • Ability to work with Postgres / SQL Server databases. Experience with writing and debugging complex SQL queries.

  • Ability to decompose legacy applications into microservices.

  • Experience in Agile (Scrum) based development

  • Extensive experience in query and database access tools, relational databases, technical troubleshooting, database design, data warehousing, application testing, system testing, implementation, and application development tools.

  • Must be a self-starter and can operate independently with minimal supervision as well as work closely with our team and very comfortable with working alongside senior leader in the group.

  • Demonstrated financial and operational integrity.

  • Understanding of the Project Delivery Framework and SDLC

  • Understanding of Waterfall and Agile Project Management Methodology

  • Mapping capabilities (systems, processes, etc.) to requirements to ensure that department/project needs/goals are met.


The selected candidate will be working in Hybrid work model - 2 days onsite/3 days remote.