Senior GIS Engineer

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JOB TARGET

We are looking for an open-minded individual who strives for excellence and delivering quality outputs. You will join the GIS team to improve the architectures and constructions of GIS databases. You will bring your knowledge and expertise to improve the structuring of the existing processes. You will be the lead on several technical topics.

MAIN AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY

Reporting to the GIS Team Manager, you will be part of the Earthcube GIS team, responsible for the entire extend of Earthcube’s geolocalized data (Satellite Images, Open Source Data, Database, API, etc.).

This means that you will bring your know-how and work to cutting-edge topics, in close collaboration with the Developers’ and AI team. You will also be in charge of interacting with our sales, business and product experts to understand development needs and their corresponding product features implementations.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

Your tasks will include :

  • Setting up back-end processes to automate geospatial processes
  • Providing technical support of the different profiles within the GIS team
  • Building powerful and efficient geospatial database architectures
  • Developing and testing new techniques and methods to manage geographic databases
  • Proposing new ideas to improve the performance of our current processing
  • Developing web applications (full-stack)
  • Participating in projects involving several people, up to customer delivery. Side by side with the Development and Machine Learning teams

INFLUENCE ON RESULTS

Must-haves:

  • Initial training as a developer or geomatics (Master’s or PHD)
  • At least 4 years experience as a developer
  • At least 3 years experience as a GIS developer
  • Python Master
  • Very good experience of geographic databases: PostGIS, PostgreSQL Management of complex architecture and processes (task orchestration)
  • Knowledge of Python libraries applied to GIS (GDAL, Geopandas, ArcPy etc.)
  • Excellent organizational skills, autonomy and proactive approach

Nice-to-haves:

  • Use of AWS, GCloud or Azure
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS and MapBox
  • Skills in web application development
  • Competences in Elasticsearch
  • Work experience in a start-up

 

Tagged as: python, elasticsearch, geomatics, gis developer, postgis/postgresql, gdal/geopandas/arcpy, arcgis/mapbox, aws/gcloud/azure

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