USACares Jobs

Job Information

IBM Application Developer - Geographic Information Systems in Perth, Australia


As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world's technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities

As an experienced GIS (Geographic Information System) Developer at IBM Global Business Services, you will deliver innovative client support and development through proactive optimisation and resolving issues, challenges and problems. You will leverage your subject matter expertise and experience to ensure successful services support delivery and client success. We will give you access to unique career opportunities, and a vast and diverse network of talented professionals.

The candidate we are seeking will use their extensive knowledge in the ESRI Product Suite to take a leading role in providing support and project services in Perth area.

This position involves analysing IT requirements for customer's demand and implementing sound technical solutions implemented in accordance with the client's requirements and IBM standards. Whilst, the position requires primarily GIS expertise, it is expected that the successful candidate has a thorough understanding of IT landscape: cloud, server, network, security, storage, systems management, integration, backup and recovery), it is expected that the GIS Developer also understands these technologies at a deeper level.

Required Professional and Technical Expertise:

  • More than 8 years' experience working in ESRI GIS 10.x suite of products or similar versions, with rich knowledge in the following areas:

  • ArcObjects/ArcFM Objects and C#.NET

  • Deep expertise in solving ArcGIS for Enterprise, ArcGIS for Portal, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro/Desktop and other related ArcGIS technologies.

  • GIS expertise in Utilities Industry and related topology and mapping areas

  • Experience in GIS Integration using APIs

  • Strong Hands-on experience utilising ITIL principles

  • Very good understanding of GIS (Geographic Information System) concepts including the Topology, Coordinate Systems, GIS specific Data types (like Raster, Vector), Geocoding and other important concept.

  • Coordinate and work closely with other cross-functional team members both on/offshore

  • Significant experience in conducting client workshops to understand and document new or changed business requirements.

  • Excellent communication skills.

Desired Attributes and Skills:

  • Experience in working with the following platforms and tools:

  • DevOps Skillset - Jira/Bitbucket/SonarQ

  • Version control

  • Strong production support & problem solving techniques

  • Strong presentation skills

  • ESRI Enterprise Certification(s).

  • Client Relationship and engagement

  • Team lead or project management aspirations in combination with a strong drive to further develop as a functional consultant

  • Ambition, excellent leadership skills and a talent for building successful client relationships will be highly valued.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

As above

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

As above

About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBMAre you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change - to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It's time to define your career.

About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location StatementFor additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.