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GIS Developers develop GIS applications and tools and maintain software programs to support clients' needs. Sample resumes for this position include such tasks as developing customized solutions to improve the productivity and capabilities of GIS analysis teams, translating business logic into functioning programs that efficiently and reliably turn inputs into outputs necessary for critical organization functions, and producing automated solutions for time-consuming and error-prone tasks ranging from the mass production of mapping products to spatial data management. Employers typically look for a bachelor's degree in GIS, computer science or engineering on applicants' resumes.

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GIS Developer

Designed and documented several front-end web mapping applications for the [company name]'s Archeological Atlas project

  • Utilized JavaScript/HTML5/CSS3, ArcGIS Server 10.2 Services, Google and various API libraries to create a useful repository of historic spatial data
  • Developed a custom user interface and various tools to help facilitate precise information querying
  • Applied new computer skills, solved complex problems, and adapted to a changing weekly project schedule
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Geographic Information Science
2

GIS Developer/programmer

Produced maps of Census Tract Boundaries and Department of Public Health Service Planning Areas with a GIS for the Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count to be used by over 5,000 volunteers.

  • Helped create web-maps with JavaScript, CSS, and HTML5 programming languages of 2011 Homeless Count.
  • Coordinated with policy and planning analyst to and execute spatial analyses of demographic data.
  • Incorporated qualitative and quantitative data to successfully accomplish spatially inherent projects.
  • Assisted policy and planning team in funding allocation for resources in Los Angeles County cities.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Geographic Information Sciences
3

GIS Developer

Completed the design, layout, and production of GIS datasets/cartographic outputs for use in 3D simulation environments. Implemented, generated, and manipulated vector/raster datasets for input to simulation database development in support of the production team. Utilized Arcmap and ArcCatalog to produce visual/common environment database products. Assisted in Quality Control reviews to catch any mistakes or abnormalities. Completed DoD information awareness training to secure classified materials. Reviewed aerial photography to attribute data according to the EDM specifications. Used Google Earth to attribute name fields in various datasets.

  • Aided in training fellow Analysts and executed the functions of squad captain to assist in training operations.
  • Implemented Source Standardization procedures to conform government data to the SE Core Standards.
  • Maintained an active DoD Secret Level Security Clearance for working with classified information.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
History
4

Senior GIS Developer - Analyst

Developed GIS portion of the Enterprise Management Solutions (EMS) group, ensured quality control and assurance, developed and enhanced processes specific to project workload

  • Assisted in development of EA/EIS and indigenous population impact
  • Provided GIS support to Department of Defense via contract to collect, develop and prepare data for military planning in countries within the AOR (Area of Responsibility) Middle East, including Iraq and Afghanistan.
  • Assured correct data formatting for the Spatial Data Standard for Facilities, Infrastructure and Environment
  • Developed compliant metadata for Federal Geographic Data Committee
  • Responsible for development, production and quality assurance of final map series (30-50 maps per project)
  • Prepared and presented GIS products and data to high-ranking military officials (US, NATO, Third Nation)
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Geology
5

GIS Developer

  • Supported crime investigations and tactical operations through mapping of offender and victim profiles.
  • Performed change analysis using longitudinal data series to identify emerging patterns.
  • Conducted environmental risk assessment analysis for hurricane preparedness, identifying areas of high flood potential using LIDAR elevation data.
  • Improved officer effectiveness by developing an address finder and crime mapping application deployed in squad cars that uses the 802.11 MHz police radio frequency to allow daily on-demand crime updates to mobile data terminals.
  • Created a Levenshtein Distance fuzzy-matching module to scrub and standardize addresses.
  • Re-designed the public Crime Tracker web site as a C# ASP.NET implementation using Web Services, AJAX, and the Google Maps API.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
History
MA
Latin American Studies: Interdisciplinary Research And Projects
Statistics
6

GIS Developer/programmer

Produced maps of Census Tract Boundaries and Department of Public Health Service Planning Areas with a GIS for the Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count to be used by over 5,000 volunteers.

  • Responsible for all spatial data maintenance
  • Created web-map with JavaScript, CSS, and HTML5 programming languages of 2011 Homeless Count.
  • Coordinated with policy and planning analyst to and execute spatial analyses of demographic data.
  • Incorporated qualitative and quantitative data to successfully accomplish spatially inherent projects.
  • Assisted policy and planning team in funding allocation for resources in Los Angeles County cities.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Socio-cultural Anthropology
MA
Geography
7

Java / GIS Developer

Led the development of a web-based Geographic Information System (GIS) to track the implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), a poverty alleviation project run by the government of India.

  • Wrote a technical overview document on the application architecture.
  • Configured ESRI's (Environmental Systems Research Institute) ArcGIS Server and ArcSDE (Spatial Database Engine), along with IBM's DB2 and Spatial Extender.
  • Deployed the application to WebSphere Application Server 7.0 on a GNU/Linux server.
  • Setup mapping services, spatial data tables and dynamic thematics (themes such as population characteristics and persons registered in a district).
  • Mentored and assisted developers in creating Java-based web and GIS applications.
  • Worked with web development frameworks/tools: Java Server Faces, AJAX, Servlets, Java Server Pages (JSPs), XSL, CSS and the Dojo JavaScript Toolkit.
  • Created a Unicode / UTF-8 database and developed internationalization capability, with support for Western and Hindi character sets.
  • The team won a company award for the most innovative GIS solution of the year (2009).
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BS
Mathematics & Computer Science
8

GIS Developer

  • Designed, developed, and implemented ESRI ArcGIS geodatabase and applications using MS Access, Oracle, ArcView, ArcObjects, and Visual Basic.
  • Defined requirements for user interface.
  • Performed GIS data management by recommending enhancements to system architecture.
  • Maintained GIS database and applications by analyzing problems, suggesting problem solutions, and trouble shooting.
  • Possesses knowledge of cartography, spatial analysis, parcel and topographic base maps.
  • Able to work independent and in a team environment.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Geographic Information Systems
BS
Aviation Science
9

Student GIS Developer

  • Developed four core modules for a GIS project and was in charge of the GIS application installation.
  • Designed and launched a spatial database and was response for writing an application to perform database query and update.
  • Test group lead.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Spatial Information And Digital Technology
MA
Geography
10

GIS Developer

  • Created new or modified existing figures/maps displaying large amounts of data in a concise and legible manner
  • Migrated old shapefiles, personal and file geodatabases into a more secure and robust enterprise geodatabase on a SQL server
  • Trained staff on server software to help create their own figures, maps, and documents
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Geosciences

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