Platform Configuration Engineer

Esri   •  

Redlands, CA

Industry: Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 40 days ago

You willwork closely with clients to establish solutions to 1) make them successful, 2) broaden the effect ofGIStechnology to their business, and 3) help shape the evolution of the platform by identifying new implementation patterns.

Responsibilities

Enable users to be successful

  • Work closely with customers and partners to identify, design, and certify key GIS workflows for the ArcGIS platform
  • Provide platform configuration guidance and best practices to customers
  • Understand how Esri’s technology integrates/interfaces with customers' solutions vision 

Grow business

  • Communicate ArcGIS technologies to technical and non-technical customers
  • Be able to understand, create, and explain new data products created by spatial analysis
  • Proactively craft and propose solutions that clarify how GIS brings business value to address critical business challenges faced by customers
  • Present complex GIS technical demonstrations to various levels of staff in a diverse range of customer organizations 

Push technology/platform

  • Research and interface with the latest web development technologies (JavaScript, HTML5, GitHub, Python, iOS, Android, Grunt, Node.JS)
  • Possess a desire to immerse yourself in location-based problem solving
  • Push the boundaries of current mapping technology for some of the largest organizations in the world 

Optimize performance and organization

  • Participate in Agile development among a variety of team sizes and locations
  • Collaborate internally to help customer organizations align their technical objectives and business goals with Esri’s technology platform
  • Prepare and present high-quality business and technically-related documentation
  • Communicate best practices for building and maintaining enterprise geodatabases

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience designing, implementing, and/or administrating enterprise GIS solutions/systems that leverage the ArcGIS platform (desktop, server, and online)
  • Experience with Esri software including ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online, or ArcGIS Runtime and their associated APIs or interfaces
  • Programming and scriptingexperience with .NET, Java, C++, Python, JavaScript, Flex, and/or Silverlight, iOS, Android, HTML5
  • Knowledge of geospatial and mapping concepts such as spatial analysis, map projections, etc.
  • Experience with current technology implementation patterns including service-oriented and cloud
  • Experience integrating software solutions with other business systems including data warehousing, BI, CRM, ERP, and analytics platform
  • Strong, persuasive communication skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas, whether to other technical peers or non-technical project managers or customers
  • Bachelor’s or master’s in geography, computer science, engineering, mathematics, GIS, or a related field, depending on position level