Trainee GIS Developer at Techno Brain Ltd

On Friday, September 13th, 2013
Techno Brain, an ISO 9001: 2008 certified & CMMI Level 3 Company, is Africa’s leading custom software application provider. 
Techno Brain offers innovative software solutions to Government, NGO, and large Private organizations. 
Due to the recent expansions Techno Brain seeks to recruit a GIS Developer.This is an entry-level position which includes on-the-job training and experience.
The position will report to GIS Delivery Head. 

Job Summary: 

To design and develop enterprise-scale GIS applications in accordance with agreed standards and procedures.  
To support and maintain developed applications in line with predefined service levels.Main Responsibilities
  • To undertake development work on new and existing GIS applications.
  • To assist with formal analysis of user requirements with regard to new and existing systems, and to provide appropriate design documentation.
  • To ensure that developed software is robust, performing and meets the user`s functional requirements. 
  • To assist in the formulation and implementation of standards for analysis, design, programming, testing and documentation, and to ensure adherence to these standards.
  • Stay current with latest developments in GIS field. 
  • Recommend new technologies and techniques for application development.
  • Ensure that application architecture meets business requirements. 
  • Design, code and integrate application with database management systems. 
  • Plan and execute GIS project within allotted timelines and budget. 
  • Develop test scripts and perform unit and integration testing 
  • Develop system problem reports and recommendations. 
  • Propose development initiatives to increase programming efficiency. 
  • Assist in developing project proposal, budget and schedule.
  • Work effectively in a team to develop high quality GIS solutions

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Degree in related technical discipline or a combination of qualifications and relevant experience.
  • Experience of relational database management systems.
  • A good working knowledge of geographic information management and spatial data Standards.
  • Knowledge of web server administration along with database modeling, design, unit testing and administration.
  • Computer skills:  .NET development experience using VB.NET, C#, ASP.NET RDBMS experience
  • (MS SQL Server preferred) Oracle, MS Access JavaScript, AJAX, Silverlight ESRI ArcGIS, ArcGIS
  • Server, and ESRI API’s.
  • Practical experience with ESRI ArcGIS Server, and ESRI API’s for Silverlight, Flex, JavaScript & Android.
Personal Requirements: 
  • Sound technical knowledge of Geographic Information Systems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • Willing to learn and transfer knowledge and skills
  • Able to travel, work in a multicultural environment.
If you meet the above requirements please email your CV to [email protected] by 27th September  2013 indicating your current and expected remuneration. 
Applications without salary details shall not be considered.
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