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Geospatial Developer

The candidate will work from our Quebec office in Nouvo St-Roch.

Participating in the activities of the Business Solutions department and the Services department, the role of the Geospatial Developer is hybrid, it combines the functions of a Web Developer (Full Stack) with those of a Geospatial Analyst. In addition to web development, the applicant must be versatile, as he carries out projects that require in-depth geospatial knowledge.

He reports directly to the VP Business Solutions and Technologies.

Responsibilities

Develop

  • Participate in the realization of different web development projects in collaboration with the Services team;
  • Develop entire functionalities (HTML, JavaScript, Java, SQL and Python) and integrate them into complex systems;
  • Lead the technical realization of geospatial expertise projects:
    • Construct processes for geocoding, address validation, route calculations, data quality, cross-referencing and data visualization, etc.
    • Automate complex (ETL) geospatial data transformation processes.

Analyze

  • Perform technical and business requirements with internal (other departments) and external customers;
  • Analyze and popularize geospatial analysis results;
  • Write analysis reports.

Support

  • Assist customers in installing server software;
  • Support and assist our customers following the implementation of a solution;
  • Install and operate geospatial databases.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in geomatics engineering, computer science, geography, master’s degree in geomatics or any other training related to geospatial and data analysis;
  • A minimum of 2-3 years experience as a web developer (Full Stack);
  • Bilingual (verbal and written);
  • Mastery of object-oriented programming concepts;
  • Good knowledge of Java, JavaScript, Ajax, HTML, CSS and Servlets;
  • Knowledge of debugging JavaScript with built-in tools in different web browsers;
  • Knowledge of one or more application servers: NetBeans, Apache, Tomcat;
  • Knowledge of spatial databases: Oracle Spatial, PostgreSQL / GIS and SQL Server;
  • Ability to collaborate and work in a team;
  • Excellent listening skills;
  • Demonstrate professional rigor and thoroughness;
  • Know how to manage time and be autonomous.

Assets

  • Understanding of the following concepts:
    • Geospatial domain industry and its main tools (MapInfo, ArcGIS, Google, FME, etc.)
    • Geospatial data (roads, demographics, segmentation, addresses, etc.)
    • Web mapping API (Google Maps API, HLP, OpenLayer, leaflet, etc.)

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