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Software Application Engr III
Ref No.: 18-15712
Location: Bethesda, Maryland
ROLE: GIS Developer

SUMMARY: Seeking a talented of GIS developer supporting the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Data Warehouse (HDW) in Bethesda, MD. As the Nation's public health agency, HRSA's mission is to provide direct and indirect resources to administer to the health care needs of the medically under-served in the United States. In order to do so, HRSA requires extensive data on population, income, existing health care resources, the health workforce, as well as various other types of contextual data. Data are stored in the HDW repository and published to the HRSA intranet and the internet via numerous web applications, business intelligence dashboards, mobile applications, data services, and other mechanisms.

The candidate will serve as a GIS developer in a team environment, implementing web applications using ESRI technologies such as ESRI World Geocoding Service, ArcGIS Enterprise, or ArcGIS Online. The candidate must have excellent technical skills to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment and good communication and interpersonal skills to work in a customer-focused team environment. Candidate will be a member of an experienced project team.

  • Bachelor's degree in a related technical field and 6+ years' related technical experience
  • Master's degree with 4+years' experience
  • Experience of developing web-based mapping applications with ESRI ArcGIS Enterprise/ArcGIS Online and GIS database design/management;
  • Experience with ArcGIS Platform, ArcGIS Enterprise/ArcGIS Online, Python geoprocessing scripts and similar tools, and loading the data into ArcSDE for SQL Server;
  • Experience with ESRI Web API for JavaScript
  • Advanced knowledge of an enterprise geodatabase and relational database management systems including, but not limited to ArcGIS Desktop, Arc GIS Platform, ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcSDE, and SQL Server
  • Experience with ArcGIS server load balance/performance tuning
  • Experience with ArcGIS server administration and/or program development
  • Experience with ArcGIS Online, managing services, and publishing services
  • Advanced knowledge of using the various ArcToolbox geoprocessing tools
  • Possess a working knowledge of GIS scripting such as SQL, VB, VBA/Avenue, Python, or other language
  • Experience with CMMI Level-4 processes a plus.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment both independently and in a team
  • Ability to manage workload within multiple projects, delivering results within agreed deadlines
  • Proactively demonstrate new ideas and innovation.

  • U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status and the ability to pass a background investigation is required.
  • Candidates will be required to sign and adhere to data use agreements on an annual basis.