Senior GIS Developer

WDT is seeking a highly motivated, Senior GIS Developer to serve as the ESRI software stack lead for WDT’s GIS team. This individual will be responsible for leading the GIS team and working with WDT’s other teams to expose WDT’s expansive weather data warehouse as map services to users of ESRI software either directly to consumers or through the ESRI Marketplace. Additionally, the role will lead the development of applications built on the ESRI framework.

Required Knowledge & Skills:

  • Familiarity of ESRI suite of products (ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS API for JS)
  • Working knowledge of ArcGIS Server including Server setup and creating/publishing map services
  • Experience working with vector and raster data sets
  • Working knowledge of Unix, Linux, and Microsoft operating systems
  • Strong geodatabase skills, specifically PostgreSQL
  • Ability to work in teams and individually
  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable in leading a small group and comfortable following

Desired Knowledge:

  • ESRI Certified training courses
  • Experience with ArcGIS 10.4+
  • Familiarity with ESRI’s SpatioTemporal BigData Store
  • Experience publishing time-enabled map services
  • Experience publishing map services with rapidly updating data in the backend database
  • Experience with ESRI’s Real-time GIS/ArcGIS GeoEvent Processor
  • Experience using ESRI’s Web AppBuilder for GIS
  • Experience using ESRI’s Runtime SDKs
  • Experience with scientific data formats (NetCDF, GRIB)
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services
  • Knowledge experience of scientific/weather data sets

About WDT

Headquartered in Norman, Oklahoma, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT) provides organizations with weather analytics and decision support on a global scale. The company utilizes big data solutions to develop and provide weather analytics such as hazardous weather detection and prediction, high-resolution forecasts, decision analytics, content for mobile apps as well as interactive mapping.  They employ the world-renowned WeatherOps forecast team, staffed by experts who provide global asset protection and commodities trading decision support. Be it asset protection, the positioning of goods and services ahead of weather or as a response to weather, or merely warning the general public of impending adverse weather, WDT has a product to fit any need.

Job Location:  Norman, OK

Compensation:  Salary and commission/bonus commensurate with experience.


WDT is an equal opportunity employer