GIS Developer

Job Summary

We are Aerialair, a drone and geospatial company that is reshaping the way geospatial data is collected and visualized. Our suite of services caters to a myriad of industries, each seeking high-fidelity data that empowers informed decision-making and robust data analytics. Our fleet of advanced drones is at the forefront of this endeavor, offering unparalleled precision and versatility.

As we continue to evolve, Aerialair is in an exciting phase of growth, actively expanding our footprint across the diverse landscapes of India. We’re more than a service provider; we’re your partner in navigating the future of geospatial technology and innovation.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the development, maintenance, and enhancement of advanced GIS applications, tools, and custom software across various programming languages and platforms (e.g., ArcGIS, QGIS).
  • Accurately estimate project tasks and user stories for Sprint Planning.
  • Mentor and guide GIS developers, setting goals and promoting a collaborative, innovative environment.
  • Ensure the accuracy, quality, and integrity of geospatial data from various sources.
  • Integrate GIS applications with external APIs and systems, including open-source mapping services.
  • Conduct code reviews, maintain coding standards, and oversee quality assurance for GIS projects.
  • Develop custom geospatial tools and plugins to improve GIS functionality and workflows.
  • Lead the creation of interactive web-based GIS applications for data visualization and analysis.
  • Provide expert-level technical support and troubleshooting for GIS applications to both team members and end-users.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, stakeholders, and clients to understand project needs, communicate progress, and propose innovative solutions.
  • Stay informed on the latest GIS technologies and trends to enhance the organization’s GIS capabilities.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Computer Science, Geography, Geomatics, or a related field.
  • Excellent time management, communications, decision-making, presentation and organization skills with strong work ethic, commitment and teamwork
  • Knowledge of remote sensing, spatial data visualization techniques, and machine learning in the context of GIS is an advantage.
  • Experience with GIS APIs and libraries (e.g., ArcGIS API for JavaScript, Leaflet, OpenLayers).
  • Strong understanding of geospatial data formats (e.g., shapefiles, GeoJSON, KML) and spatial databases (e.g., PostgreSQL/PostGIS, MySQL, or Oracle Spatial).
  • Strong expertise in open-source GIS tools and frameworks, such as ESRI, QGIS, GDAL, PostGIS, GeoServer, Leaflet, or MapServer.
Job Category: GIS
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Remote

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