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Geospatial Software Engineer (Grant Funded) Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs Ohio University, Athens, OH
The Geospatial Software Development Engineer will provide professional level support in areas of advanced geospatial and related software technologies. The individual will seek and respond to funding opportunities, project scoping, prototyping, plan development and geospatial feasibility studies. In addition, this position will assist the Voinovich School IT manager with the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of GIS systems, geospatial applications, and data integration solutions to administrative, scientific and technical problems. This work includes geospatial data acquisition, processing, mapping, analysis, web programming, and providing innovative Spatial Intelligence solutions to clients of the Voinovich School.
Bachelor's degree in Geography, Planning, Computer Science or related discipline AND at least three (3) years of work experience is required. Candidates may substitute specific primary job skill experience in lieu of degree for consideration.
A demonstrated ability to work in a very dynamic and technically demanding work environment.
Knowledge and proficiency with software, databases, and other tools relevant to the field.
Ability to travel & valid driver’s license.
Master's degree in Geography, Planning, Computer Science or related discipline and more than 5 years of work experience.
GIS Professional (GISP) certificate, membership(s) in URISA and/or other professional organizations are preferred but not required.
Previous experience in and knowledge of energy and environmental research programs and energy and environmental policy is preferred but not required.
This is a grant funded position and is available immediately after the search.
Planning Unit: Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs
Department: Voinovich Schl of Leadership & Public Affairs
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Rob Delach, GIS Manager, email@example.com
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Employees also enjoy a generous benfits package which includes health benefits, paid time off, and educational benefits for employees and eligible dependents.
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