Product Engineer – Topographic Mapping at Esri

Posted on: 04/09/2021

Location: Redlands (ON-SITE)

full time

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As a talented GIS professional, join a team of engineers creating software used by geospatial professionals in national mapping agencies around the world. As a Product Engineer on the Topographic Mapping development team, you will design, test, and document the software that provides the foundation for powerful data compilation, visualization, and analytics. **Responsibilities:** * Work with the product owner, other product engineers, and developers to create functional and workflow designs for geospatial data management, visualization, and cartographic software * Gather requirements from customer/stakeholder feedback to inform future versions of ArcGIS topographic mapping capabilities * Configure and deliver rules files that customize tool behavior based on customer specifications * Work with end users and partners to identify and design industry-specific GIS workflows * Collaborate with end users to understand how software can address their complex workflows and issues * Support test automation through scripting * Author tutorials and help content geared towards end users to aid in deployment of topographic mapping capabilities **Requirements:** * 2+ years of experience supporting commercial software development * Strong problem-solving and analytical skills * Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills * Effective time management and organizational skills * A passion for quality, detail orientation, and a desire to improve products * A self-motivated team player with an interest in continuous learning * Bachelor's in GIS, information technology, computer science, or a related field (master's preferred) **Recommended Qualifications:** * Experience using ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Portal, ArcGIS Enterprise, and/or ArcGIS Online * Experience with requirement gathering and documenting to enhance existing software * Experience with designing, documenting, and executing functional test plans * Hands-on experience with geoprocessing and Python scripting within GIS work * Strong familiarity with the administration of enterprise geodatabase concepts and objects * Experience as a user with an RDBMS, such as Oracle, SQL Server, etc.