Job Description :
Primary Responsibilities:
· Innovate at the intersection of geospatial technology, data science and business market intelligence in support of the development of company products, tools, platforms and services.
· Design and develop reusable geospatial software modules, analytic services, or web mapping components that meet customer requirements while upholding high standards of reliability, security, maintainability, and performance.
· Contribute enhancements to geospatial platform and assist with platform cloud deployment automation, operations, and maintenance engineering
· Perform all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, code development, testing and documentation
· Make accurate development effort estimates to assist management in project and resource planning.
· Advise/mentor other development teams on developing with geospatial technologies
· Create wireframes and proof-of-concepts to communicate the art of the possible of Optum’s GIS platform

Required Qualifications:
· Post-secondary coursework in GIS, computer science or equivalent on the job training
· Minimum of 4 years of software engineering experience
· Minimum of 2 years of software engineering experience with a geospatial or web mapping technology
· Strong technical and platform knowledge, including some or all of: Esri ArcGIS, Azure Cloud, Python, SQL, Angular JS, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX, TCP/IP, REST, LDAP

Preferred Qualifications:
· Experience developing/deploying solutions with Esri''s Web GIS software platform including ArcGIS Enterprise (Portal, Server), ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS JavaScript API and ArcGIS Apps Suite
· Alternative web mapping platform development experience a plus but not as preferred as Esri. For example: MapBox, Google Maps, HERE Technologies, Bing/Azure Maps
· Experience with cloud infrastructure platform scripting and automation tools (Ex: Python/Jupyter, TerraForm, Chef, Jenkins)
· Experience or interest in Data Science, Machine Learning computing and/or the R Statistical package is a plus
· Experience applying geospatial analytics in the private sector to solve commercial business problems