GIS Applications Developer – 3 New Positions

Wed, 04/13/2016 - 11:46 -- exf107


Position: GIS Applications Developer – 3 New Positions

Location: 1400 Independence Avenue (Smithsonian Metro Stop)

Project: These newly created positions will join a brand new team formed to develop new GIS applications in a web environment for the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS).

Benefits: Increase your knowledge and skill set on this project while enjoying a comprehensive benefits package that includes a matching 401k savings plan with immediate vesting. Interested in going back for your Master's Degree? We have a generous tuition reimbursement program too!

This position will be working as part of a team developing a centralized web based GIS infrastructure which will support specialized applications for different groups with in FAS. To achieve this, this position will be:

Working with analyst for the specified agencies to understand the data (geospatial and non-geospatial) and information requirements, workflow processes, timing requirements (both performance and calendar), and providing input to the infrastructure architecture required to support product development, deployment, maintenance, operations, and training

Working as part of a team in the specification of infrastructure requirements, design, implementation, maintenance, and operations

Working as part of a team on the creation of information from existing data inputs, identifying data required that is not currently loaded, and helping identify sources and loading of the needed data.

Developing, maintenance, and training for the automated production of necessary information from different data sources and making the information consumable through various web services within required time parameters

Working as part of a team in supporting training, documentation, presentations, and maintenance and operations of the system


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