Careers

GIS Developer


Are you an expert in GIS data, databases and linking geospatial information to third party applications?
 
We are looking for an enthusiastic engineer keen to join a close knit team working at the cutting edge of technology - your role would include analysis and preparation of GIS data for use in multiple applications and the creation of spatial data and building databases.  The ability to build GIS applications using JAVA and C/C++  programming skills is essential to this role.
 
Work may also involve aspects of Luciad software, liaising with data suppliers to build partnerships and collaborations, developing 3D terrain and building models using image and lidar point cloud data.
 
Highly desirable skills include an in depth understanding of the use of GIS data in a wide range of industries and applications, an understanding of both civilian and military geo Intelligence, understanding of image processing (such as mosaicking) and projection of imagery on terrain.  Also use of other GIS/modelling software packages such as ESRI, AGI STK, VBS3, TITAN and an understanding of Live Virtual and Constructive (LVC) modelling and simulation concepts would be very useful.
 
To Apply:
Answer the questions below and send your answers together with an up-to-date CV and details of your current salary and benefits package to [email protected]  
  1. Provide details of your C++ experience over the last 5 years, providing details of libraries and standards used. If you are using the later standards of C++ please provide details as to what features of the newer standards you have found useful.
  2. Provide details of your Java experience over the last 5 years, providing details of libraries and standards used.
  3. Provide details of your experience developing GIS databases including what you found was important from an architectural point of view.
  4. Provide details of your image processing experience, eg relating to sensors, geo/ortho rectification, etc.
  5. Please provide details of your individual day to day role in your current or most recent employment. This should include details of what you contributed within teams, rather than what the team achieved.
  6. What aspects of the GIS Developer role at Blue Bear most interest you? 
  7. Please confirm your right to live and work in the UK.

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