C# Software Engineer II - Feature Services

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Are you drawn to creating workflows helping produce an efficient self-service developer experience? Do you have the ability to step outside of your comfort zone to explore new or unfamiliar tasks?

Come join Esri in building the next generation of ArcGIS Online that enables our users to apply intelligent online maps and apps to support the work of businesses, governments, and communities worldwide. Our team of exceptional software developers build next-gen data access components for ArcGIS Online SaaS feature service, with various cloud database technologies.

As a software engineer, you will work with our cross-functional team of product engineers, designers, product managers, and release engineers. Actively enhancing the capability of ArcGIS Online feature services from inception to delivery, using the latest technology. We are looking for professionals in several specific areas including relational (PostgreSQL, SQLServer) and No-SQL databases, Distributed database, and RESTful web services.

Please apply if you are passionate about building great distributed systems and spatial data analytics.


  • Design and build server-side RESTful web service to power developer and geospatial application access to the platform
  • Design, implement, and maintain components within the ArcGIS Online platform, which spans infrastructure across Azure cloud
  • Find, analyze, and fix bugs and performance problems
  • Build scalable, reusable, and maintainable components
  • Work collaboratively with other teams to understand requirements and incorporate them into the feature service design


  • 2+ years of industry experience coding in C#, C++, and .NET platform
    • 1+ years should include experience with Azure cloud computing platforms and services
  • Solid understanding of API design and object-oriented design patterns
  • Fundamental understanding of web services including REST
  • Understanding of spatial databases SQL and/or NoSQL
  • Fundamental knowledge of computational geometry data structures and algorithms
  • Relaxed in a distributed team environment
  • Strong knowledge of GIT
  • Bachelor’s in math, computer science, physics, engineering, or related field

Recommended Qualifications

  • Problem-solving skills in C# and .NET platform
  • Working knowledge of a source control system, preferably GIT
  • Familiarity with JSON and HTTP protocol
  • Experience in GIS data structures and algorithms; geospatial and GIS knowledge
  • Passionate about creating workflows that help produce a great self-service developer experience
  • Master’s or Ph.D. in math, computer science, physics, engineering, or related field



Total Rewards

Esri’s competitive total rewards strategy includes industry-leading health and welfare benefits: medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance for employees (and their families), 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, minimum accrual of 80 hours of vacation leave, twelve paid holidays throughout the calendar year, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. Base salary is one component of our total rewards strategy. Compensation decisions and the base range for this role take into account many factors including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs.

A reasonable estimate of the base salary range is
$93,600-$156,000 USD

About Esri

At Esri, diversity is more than just a word on a map. When employees of different experiences, perspectives, backgrounds, and cultures come together, we are more innovative and ultimately a better place to work. We believe in having a diverse workforce that is unified under our mission of creating positive global change. We understand that diversity, equity, and inclusion is not a destination but an ongoing process. We are committed to the continuation of learning, growing, and changing our workplace so every employee can contribute to their life’s best work. Our commitment to these principles extends to the global communities we serve by creating positive change with GIS technology. For more information on Esri’s Racial Equity and Social Justice initiatives, please visit our website here.

If you don’t meet all of the preferred qualifications for this position, we encourage you to still apply!

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