Position Details


GIS Developer
Full Time Direct Hire
Salary is DOE (target is ~90-100k + bonus)
Houston, TX 77041 with 50% work from home
Some travel (~30% initially, 10-15% once settled)

Required Skills / Experience:
Scripting/Development experience (strong mix of Python/ArcPy, Javascript, HTML/CSS, and Silverlight)
GIS Web Development
GIS Scripting Automation
Strong ArcGIS experience (strong mix of Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, ArcGIS Server, SDE, ModelBuilder, Raster Calculator)
Experience using GPS technology to collect and validate field data
Ability to write complex conditional statements for analytical production
Able to travel; up to ~30% initially and 10-15% once settled in

Object Oriented Development
SQL Server
AutoCAD (Map3D, LDD, or Civil3D preferred)
Global Mapper
Familiarity with environmental issues, assessments, permitting, wind and solar energy, and electrical utility
Cursory knowledge of solar site assessment or software is favorable (PVSys)
Cursory knowledge of wind modeling or turbine siting and software is favorable (OpenWind, Windographer)

Soft Skills:
Priority management, multi-tasking, flexibility, attention to detail, and creativity
Intuitive, accurate, hard-working and professional
Able to work with diverse group of individuals (project managers, developers, consultants, asset management and other technical staff)
Strong and clear interpersonal and written communication skills
Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
Produce quality work that brings value to the team and company
Willing and able to learn new technical skills involving industry-specific software and or/techniques.

Responsibilities (50% GIS Web Dev, 25% Scripting/Automation, 25% Analysis):
Support wind and solar resource modeling efforts through highly technical geospatial analysis processes.
Create high-quality static and interactive maps for site analysis, presentation, publication, wind & solar generation layouts.
Assess and validate model results from resource assessment team with respect to development constraints.
Provide spatial planning support, conduct analytical studies, and validate development constraints, permits, and conditions.
Use variety of multiple resources and data layers to develop maps and databases of property information for site developers, including project boundaries and ownership, wind data, transmission lines, etc.
Coordinate with corporate GIS staff to maintain standard management of GIS data
Support staff and consultants in analyzing sites for environmental & development permitting.
Coordinate use of outside consultants for additional GIS, surveying, modeling, analytical, environmental and development activities.
Occasional field work to validate proposed development via GPS.
Create repetitive task automation programs using Python.
Create custom scripting technology using python, HTML 5 and Javascript in both web and desktop environments for specialized Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and energy assessment analysis.
Create, maintain and support GIS web server applications utilizing ArcGIS Server and Geocortex technologies.
Assist Senior GIS Programmer in the building, maintenance and support of Citrix XenApp applications servers to host above technologies.
Assist Senior GIS Programmer in the building, maintenance and support of Microsoft IIS application servers to host above technologies.
Responsible for creating web map applications and writing complex conditional statements for analytical productions.

Company Information/Benefits
Leading Renewable Energy Company
Medical (multiple options including one that is 100% paid)
Dental and Vision
Matched 401k

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