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GIS Software Engineer

IHS Inc - Englewood, CO

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500.  We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk. 

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.





Title:  GIS Software Engineer


The primary responsibility of this position is to develop and deliver commercial GIS (Geographic Information System) software solutions for IHS Markit for external use. Solutions will include support and growth of common mapping components, incorporation of third party GIS technology (e.g. ESRI), and web map services.  Incumbent has in-depth knowledge across a broad spectrum of programming languages and techniques and applies both existing and new technologies in developing solutions.

Specific Job Duties

Duties will include but may not be limited to:

*Requirements analysis, design and implementation of the Map Services. This design, development and implementation work may include business layer development, data layer development or development for other common services, libraries, and components. *Development of GIS internet mapping software *Development of AWS Cloudformation automation scripts *Automated testing scripts *Creation of devops monitoring functionality


*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred or equivalent experience. *7+ years of experience in software development and database design. *Thorough knowledge of one or more technologies (e.g., web, Java, .Net, Graphical User Interface, spatial technologies). *Experience with Agile methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Kanban, etc).  *Must be able to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical teams.


*Reports directly to Senior Manager, Product Development and Delivery *Acts in a lead capacity on small to mid-sized programs, but has no direct supervisory responsibility. *Interacts with other colleagues at all levels in the conduct of day-to-day activities. *Occasional travel including overnight domestic or international trips may be required.


*Frequently interacts with customers at the executive level. *Actively participates in industry forums and user groups

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11 days 16 hours ago



GIS Software Engineer IHS Inc - Englewood, CO, United States


Location: Englewood, CO

Company Profile:
IHS is a global information company with world-class experts in the pivotal areas shaping today’s business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. We employ more than 5,500 people in more than 30 countries around the world.