Esri

Esri

Redlands, CA

Geocoding Engineer – Tools and Automation

Esri’s geocoding solutions deliver global search and geocoding capabilities to organizations across the world. Search and geocoding are used in a wide range of applications across the ArcGIS platform, such as where to open your retail store, how to best allocate resources for delivering packages, or where is and how do I get to my favorite coffee shop? As a product engineer on the geocoding team, you will build cutting-edge search and geocoding software for the ArcGIS platform. You’ll work with the team to create tools and automate and streamline processes, analyze search results and identify patterns where improvements can be made, research and analyze customer requests, define requirements for new software features, and ensure geocoding quality and performance by building and maintaining tests based on real-world scenarios. If you are an experienced GIS professional or if we have piqued your interest with search, geocoding, and geospatial technology, join the geocoding team because you can’t have “The Science of Where” if you don’t know where to start!

Responsibilities:

  • Develop internal tools and applications using C# and SQL
  • Work with the team to create tools that automate and streamline processes
  • Collaborate with development programmers to implement new software features for search and geocoding
  • Analyze search results and identify patterns where improvements can be made
  • Research and analyze customer requests and define requirements for new software features
  • Build and maintain test scenarios that validate geocoding workflows and functionality
  • Socialize our work through presentations, webinars, forums, and blogs

Requirements:

  • 2 years of experience developing tools using with C# and SQL
  • Ability to identify challenges, suggest improvements, and implement solutions
  • Strong problem-solving skills using a methodical approach
  • A keen attention to detail and drive to resolve any issues encountered
  • Ability to manage priorities and tasks as needed in a fast-paced work environment
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work with a diverse team
  • Bachelor’s or master’s in computer science, applied mathematics or a related field, depending on position level

Recommended Qualifications:

  • Experience with web search, geosearch, or geocoding applications and web APIs
  • Familiarity with writing detailed design and requirements documents
  • Familiarity with automated testing and application holistic testing
  • Understanding of the agile software development life cycle

About Esri

The World’s Operating Manual If the earth came with an instruction manual, geography would be Chapter 1. Essentially, we’re all just trying to keep civilization going, and Esri invented a way to sustain society on an operational level using maps to preempt and solve problems.  There’s no lack of businesses, agencies, and departments that need assistance achieving operational health and even saving lives. We call that “job security.”  Strength in NumbersWe have 4,000 employees, with 1,100 on our dev and product teams—and growing! 350,000 organizations around the world rely on our software. We’ve pledged $1 billion in STEM software to 100,000 K-12 schools and have supported 13,000 nonprofits around the world. We spend almost 30% of our annual revenue on R&D. Our ArcGIS product suite has been localized in more than 30 languages."Data meets geography at Esri, a billion-dollar company whose mapping technology enables feats like predicting flash floods, managing supply chains in real time, and cutting disease outbreaks off at the pass." --Fast Company