GIS Software Development Engineer II

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In this position, you will use your software development skills to develop visualization software to understand data where proximity and location matter. Your work will help developer communities re-imagine the capabilities of location-aware software applications that enable real-world improvements.

This team supports our Federal and Capitol region customers. You will be part of a talented cross-functional team of dynamic and passionate engineers that deliver capabilities that enable our customers to make a difference in communities around the world.

The Professional Services division is the consulting and implementation arm of Esri. We break ground in new markets, push the technology envelope and ultimately delivery transformational solutions to high profile clients worldwide. The Professional Services organization is comprised of nearly 1,000 talented business and technical professionals who strive every day to help our users be successful.


  • Build front-end and back-end software components that follow industry-standard design patterns, methodologies and deployment models
  • Solve complex problems with application design, development and user experiences
  • Collaborate with other developers, engineers and product managers throughout the development process
  • Ensure software architecture and implementation is consistent, efficient, robust and scalable
  • Evolve your development language skills by staying current with complementary languages, methodologies, and software design techniques
  • Work effectively in an Agile Scrum team environment


  • 2+ years of professional experience in a similar position, supporting similar responsibilities
  • Demonstrated web development experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and Python
  • Strong foundation in object-oriented software principles
  • Ability to analyze software/algorithms and identify improvements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong time management, prioritization, and teamwork skills
  • US citizenship and willingness and ability to obtain a clearance
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Mathematics, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), or related STEM field

Recommended Qualifications

  • Experience with React, Node.js, and Typescript
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms like AWS or Azure
  • Experience with 2D and 3D data visualizations
  • Familiarity with ArcGIS products
  • Master's in Computer Science, Mathematics, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), or related STEM 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!

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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