Geospatial Solutions Engineer - Federal DoD

Posted Date 1 month ago(1/31/2024 3:17 PM)
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NV5 is a global technology solutions and consulting services company with a workforce of over 4,500 professionals in more than 100 offices worldwide.  NV5’s continued growth has been spurred through strategic investments in firms with unique capabilities to help current and future customers solve the world’s toughest problems.  The NV5 family brings together talent across a wide range of markets and fields, including Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, Architects, Photogrammetrists, GIS Professionals, Software Developers, IT, Project Management Professionals, and more.


At NV5 Geospatial, We are a collaboration of intelligent, innovative thinkers who care for each other, our communities, and the environment.  We value both heart and head, the diversity of our people, and their experiences because that is how we continue to grow as a leader in our industry and expand our individual and collective potential.


Role:  Geospatial Solutions Engineer 


Role Summary:  The Solutions Engineer will collaborate closely with internal teams and DoD client to implement Geospatial Solutions.


Work Environment:

  • Location: Position is based at Offutt AFB
  • Travel up to 10% of the time




  • Enterprise Support (i.e., Application support, Sysadmin trouble shooting) including computer systems, monitor performance, troubleshooting issues, implement security measures, install/update software and hardware, maintain backups and disaster recovery plans

  • Work with IT professionals to improve system performance, reliability, and availability

  • Develop custom tools built upon ArcGIS for STRATCOM’s analytic workflows...The engineer will work under the direction of the Esri Program Manager, Technical Lead and senior developers

  • Design and develop front-end application widgets for the IMMAD web application

  • Develop intuitive JavaScript API widgets to support customer needs, using Web App Builder, JavaScript API 4.x, and HTML/JS/CSS

  • Occasionally develop or maintain Python scripts to support development efforts

  • Document and test ArcGIS JavaScript API code

  • Perform bug fixes and maintenance tasks

  • Collaborate in Microsoft Teams and will use a secured Jira/Confluence suite to log bugs, maintain the backlog, etc.

  • Development will occur in the secured domain

  • Maintenance of .NET web components


Requirements & Experience:

  • Ability to obtain a US government security clearance required, TOP SECRET/SCI eligible (requires US Citizenship)
  • BA/BS; Computer Science, Software Engineering, GIS or related fields
  • Self motivated with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • 5 + years experience in software development including:
    • Strong JavaScript API development skills
    • Demonstrated knowledge in software engineering principles, data structures
    • Unit testing, functional testing and integration testing experience
    • Agile software development, Scrum/Kanban experience
    • 5+ years source control knowledge (git, GitHub) required
    • ArcPy, ArcObjects, and JS API experience
    • Experience with React framework
  • Experience with ArcGIS Enterprise, associated APIs and SDKs, and enabling technologies at the following levels:



Years of Experience

ArcGIS 3.x/4.x JavaScript API

3-7 (7+ Preferred)


5-10 (10+ Preferred)


1-5 (5+ Preferred)


1-3 (5+ Preferred)

ArcGIS REST API Experience

1-5 (5+ Preferred)




Experience Preferred (in addition to requirements):

  • Experience with some are all of the following: WebApp Builder widget development, JavaScript ES2015/ES6, TypeScript, Functional Programming, JS Testing frameworks, Sass, React or Vue or Angular, OAuth 2.0/SAML/PKI, NPM, Node.js or Build/Automation frameworks
  • US Secret clearance or higher
  • Basic shell scripting experience
  • Cloud experience
  • Secure coding practices, DOD Development experience
  • Scrum, SAFe qualification
  • Security+ certification
  • Esri ArcGIS certifications, including ArcGIS API for JavaScript Specialty or Web Developer Associate
  • Experience in Intelligence, Systems Engineering, Software troubleshooting, SQL/PostGreSQL databases, software installation/configuration, NIST RMF
  • Software Verification, Validation, Testing or Evaluation experience

Competencies and Skills:

  • A real passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a high-tempo environment

NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.





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