GIS Web Developer Job Description

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GIS Web Developer Job Description

Job Description

As a GIS Developer, you will be responsible for building, updating and maintaining digital data for the Digital Addressing System. You will also be responsible for developing software solutions using cutting-edge technologies such as Django framework based on python, Python, Open layers/leaflet, React, Angular, JavaScript, etc. languages and PostgreSQL/PostGIS Databases with a. The GIS Developer is responsible for the implementation of GIS systems and creating spatial data in a variety of formats.

Education and experience

  • At least 3 years of experience developing web and desktop GIS applications
  • Third level or master’s degree in computer science, Geographical Information Systemsor equivalent
  • Experience developing GIS solutions using Visual Basic, ASP.NET (or other oo
  • languages) and mapping SDKs including experience in using Visual Studio.
  • 5+ years’ experience in GIS & spatial analysis.

GIS Developer / Web Developer Responsibilities:

  • Create GIS Software Applications, Web Applications and geoprocessing tools.
  • Understand client needs and work accordingly.
  • Plan and implement GIS projects in accordance with project scope, including budgeting, scheduling, risk analysis,
  • resource allocation and provide solutions.
  • Maintain the database with a focus on SQL queries and maintenance queries.
  • Create spatial data from scratch or by adapting existing data sets.
  • Retrieve, process, clean, and analyze data from various sources.
  • Provide maintenance for GIS Applications and web-based applications.
  • Ability to work autonomously while managing multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Excellent written, analytical and verbal communication skills.

Key skills

  • Strong SQL skills and experience with Postgres Spatial.
  • Strong knowledge of GIS tools especially FME, QGIS.
  • Strong written and communication tools
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced development schedule.


  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Amharic

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