GIS Developer

Amida Limited
£22 - £28 p hour
09 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
GIS Developer - Solihull - £22-£28 per hour Ltd

Our client, a large Civil Engineering Consultancy company, are currently looking for a GIS Developer to join their team based in Solihull. This is for an initial 3 month contract with the view to be ongoing, so you'll have the opportunity to grow your skill base within their team!

The clients GIS/Software team build and support a range of applications to help the planning and delivery of major road and rail infrastructure projects. The role will be to develop and support these applications which are used by technical experts and managers in our Environment, Planning and Design teams. The candidate will be skilled in data driven web application development with knowledge of relational database systems.

The position will primarily involve development, testing, implementation and support of web delivered applications. There will also be the opportunity to provide input into the planning and design of these applications and related systems and processes. There may also be the opportunity to become involved with other areas of work our team provide, including GIS application development, data analysis and visualisation.

Essential Skills and Knowledge

Significant working experience in web application and relational database technology

Javascript development skills

Experience the use of MVC development frameworks

Sound working knowledge of authentication protocol and methods

Good understanding of software development processes and ability to write technical documentation

Good understanding of Git source control


Higher Education/Qualifications in GIS or relevant Professional IT area

Desirable skills and knowledge:

- Preferable experience and knowledge of GIS web application technology
- Understanding of spatial data analysis and visualization
- General scripting and programming skills
- Database development and analysis
- Experience of creating dashboard visualization applications

This is an urgent contract position in Solihull that will go for at least 3 months with the view to extend for the right person.

If you have the required skills for this GIS Developer role and are able to commute to Solihull, then send your CV through now or give us a call for a chat to see if the role is right for you!

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