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Job Title: GIS Software Developer

  • PROWOX seeks GIS Software Developers who will participate in the design, development, testing, and documentation of systems for a Government of Delta State.
  • The candidate will undertake geospatial development work with Microsoft Consulting on new GIS applications.


  • Develop, test, debug and maintain an array of custom web based GIS applications, tools and supporting web services using standard software lifecycle processes
  • Perform web and mobile application development using JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, AJAX for the Esri ArcGIS platform
  • Provide support, troubleshooting, modifications, enhancements, and maintenance for existing GIS applications, scripts, tools and web services.
  • Create and maintain system related documentation.
  • Experience with ESRI products version 10.4.1 ArcGIS Desktop, ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server
  • Experience with Azure or other cloud technologies
  • Understanding of micro services architecture
  • Support the infrastructure by maintaining and developing new capabilities in Microsoft .Net.
  • Develop software in an agile development process by working with stakeholders to refine developed products.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or other related discipline is required
  • 5+ years of related experience required
  • GIS or Microsoft Certifications in C#/.Net and SQL Server – preferred


  • 5+ years of experience in information systems development which includes systems analysis and design, programming, and documentation
  • Experience in developing applications using JavaScript, JQuery and client side scripting tools and technologies. C# and .NET. Most widely used Visual Basic, HTML, XML and Flex. Reduction in the amount in aging Arc Macro Language (AML) and Avenue.
  • Experience with Web Services development
  • Knowledge of PowerShell scripting
  • Ability to build shapefiles, file geodatabase, geoprocessing scripts in Python & SQL Spatial
  • Experience with Microsoft frameworks and tools like Visual Studio
  • Should have knowledge in system development using Object Oriented Principles
  • Should participate in Design/Code and System review during Scrum development process
  • Good written and oral communications skills and able to work in a team which consists developers with different skill sets

Ancillary Experience:

  • Programming – Writing code and automating redundant GIS processes.
  • Spatial Analysis – manipulate, extract, locate and analyze geographic data, which includes buffering, clipping and exploring the relationships between map feature. (GIS Analysis, GIS Modeling, Data Integration & Conversion, Data Analysis, Geocoding, Geomatics
  • Database management – Storing and extracting information from structured sets of geographic data. (Database Development, Data Management, Database Administration, Data Management Services, Asset Management Consulting) Web Mapping – interactively displaying, processing or analyzing spatial content on the World Wide Web.
  • Cartography – (GIS Cartography, Information Management, Softcopy Mapping, Web Mapping, GIS Mapping, ArcGIS Map Design, Quality control/assurance)
  • Remote sensing – Remotely reading satellite or aerial imagery to map the Earth.(Remote Sensing Analysis, Satellite/Airphoto Interpretation, Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Soil Classification)

How to Apply
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