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Applications Developer

Royce Ashland Group, Inc.
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
February 14, 2018

Job Description:

The GIS Developer will support various survey divisions in the design and development of GIS applications to satisfy the GIS needs of both internal and external clients.


• Design, develop, document, and test ESRI-based GIS Desktop applications in support of business requirements

• Lead requirements gathering and design efforts with little/no supervision

• Interface with in-house custom built software applications and file formats

• Participate in ongoing software development process improvement

• Work closely with project stakeholders to gain an understanding of requirements/design and provide input from a software development perspective

• Work both as a team leader and independently on complex tasks to maintain project timelines and budgets

• Formulate and conduct training sessions and teaching materials for propagating GIS knowledge throughout the organization.

• Guide, coach, and mentor junior members of the team.

• Perform all other duties as requested, directed or assigned.


-Bachelor’s Degree

-3 years of ESRI GIS application development experience

-Ability to analyze situations accurately, utilizing a variety of analytical techniques in order to make well informed decisions

-Skill to gather, analyze and interpret data

-Ability to determine and meet customer needs

-Ensures that others involved in a project or effort are kept informed about developments and plans

-Knowledge of communication styles and techniques

-Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships

-Skill to prioritize workflow in a changing work environment