GIS Developer at Timmons Group

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Richmond, Virginia

Job Description:

Company Description

Timmons Group is a multi-disciplined firm recognized nationally as a "Best Firm to Work For". We help government and private clients alike to scale and grow through GIS services. With over 30 years providing expert GIS services, our award-winning team is ready to provide the flexible services to meet the needs of any organization. Our service expertise ranges from traditional GIS architecture and system configuration to custom application development to Enterprise Asset Management. We pride ourselves in being technology professionals that differentiate our services with unrivaled customer service. We are dedicated to solving challenges and helping our clients achieve their vision. For more information,

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced GIS Developer in our Richmond, VAoffice to design, develop and maintain interactive web applications for our growing base of amazing clients. Remote candidates will be considered.

A successful Geospatial Developer at Timmons Group will have the experience to develop and maintain full-stack solutions, positively interact with clients, and contribute to our delivery methodology and processes.

A solid understanding of applications architecture and best practices for code development and deployment is also required. Projects will often utilize geospatial technologies including ESRI ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS APIs and SDKs, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Hub.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Geospatial Developer role is responsible for a wide variety of production tasks and some task supervision for ongoing projects. The role will be expected to assist Project Managers and fellow team members in meeting project deliverable requirements and deadlines. The successful candidate will be expected to understand and interpret client business applications and is responsible for developing applications and products to fulfill customer requirements. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work productively in a team environment, maintaining good communication with cross-functional team members throughout the project lifecycle

  • Design, develop, implement, document and maintain custom geospatial solutions

  • Learn and apply a wide variety of technologies to deliver solutions

  • Collaborates with project team members on requirement definition including user stories, acceptance criteria and sizing/ estimation.

  • Work within an agile delivery methodology with a cross-functional team

  • Provide exemplary customer service to all clients


Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience.

  • 2+ years professional experience in geospatial application design, development, and operations

  • Fluency in Esri products and technology including ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Pro, ArcPy, ArcGIS for Server and ArcGIS for Portal

  • Experience with Open-Source Mapping technologies such as Mapbox GL JS, Turf Js, GeoPandas, GDAL, Vector Tiles

  • Understanding of application architecture best-practices

  • Understanding of relational database design

  • Experience developing REST Services using ASP.NET Core or Python

  • Experience working with PostgreSQL and PostGIS

  • Experience with full stack development including SQL, C#, Python, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

  • Experience working with frontend frameworks such as Angular or React Js

  • Experience working with Linear referenced data

  • Interest working with cloud technologies such as AWS and Azure

Additional Information

The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace. Candidates must share a commitment to our company's Vision, Mission, and Shared Values.

Timmons Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.