Mar 26, 2020

GIS Specialist

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Full-Time Marketing

Job Description


This is not your typical front end development/GIS job. We are a fortune 500 company, the largest commercial real estate firm in the world, and use location intelligence, specifically GIS, to drive smart real estate decisions for our clients. The backbone of our location intelligence solutions revolve around map focused, highly stylized, web applications which we deliver hundreds, every year. What we're looking for is a hybrid Front End Developer / GIS Specialist (map focused developer with strong emphasis on python) with the ability to bridge the gap between graphical design, coding, and technical implementation, taking an active role on all sides. Candidates must be passionate to their discipline and be willing to push boundaries, create quickly on the fly, and learn new things outside their comfort zone. Extreme creativity and enthusiasm is a must. Loving maps is an absolute must.
Updating current js web applications
Assisting and solving Location Intelligence staff with html, js, and css issues
Testing new apps
Building web mapping applications using html, js, and css
Modifying existing ArcGIS web apps with html and css
Researching new ArcGIS features
Designing, mockups, and flow diagrams

Skill set
Strong knowledge of html, css, and js
Knowing Vue js 2.0 is a plus
Knowledge of Amcharts, charts js.
Knowing google map js api is a plus
Knowing mapbox js api is a plus
Previously worked with ArcGIS JS Api 4.x and/or 3.x
Basic knowledge of Arcgis webapp products

Know basic design principles and guidelines
Ability to work quickly in a fast paced environment
Familiar with Adobe and MS suites
Willing to learn new tools
Strong problem solving skills
Experience creating application flow diagrams, mock ups and prototypes.
Basic application Ui/ux skills.



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