Programmer - Junior to Mid-Level
Posted on: May 12, 2022
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood's Water Tech team is seeking a skilled programmer for a
variety of projects in the water resources domain. Write code to
help federal, state, and local clients tackle real-world
environment & infrastructure issues like climate change resiliency
and flood risk. This position will involve geographic information
systems (GIS), web application development, and data science.
Design and develop core software libraries and key applications
used by civil engineers and GIS analysts. Collaborate with
engineers and analysts to build applications and workflows.
Build and deploy GIS-centric web applications to cloud
Document software libraries and end-user products.
Test applications and implement bug fixes.
Perform sophisticated spatial data analyses, create visualizations,
and prepare technical memos and reports.
Wood is a large global company, so there are lots of opportunities
to grow and expand across different areas of the business. The
company is seeking to expand its capabilities at the intersection
of civil infrastructure and technology.
Skills / Qualifications
Background in computer science, engineering, GIS, or related
2+ years Python web application or API development experience
(Django, Flask, FastAPI, or similar)
frameworks such as React, Angular, Vue, etc.)
Relational database experience, esp. PostgreSQL, PostGIS.
Excellent technical writing and communication skills.
Self-starter with a strong desire to continuously learn new
technologies and techniques.
Must pass drug test, background check, and have a satisfactory
driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR)
Experience with the Python data science ecosystem (Jupyter,
Anaconda, NumPy, Pandas, Xarray, Dask, etc.)
Experience with major open-source GIS libraries and tools
(GDAL/OGR, Rasterio, Shapely, Fiona)
Familiarity with common desktop GIS environments (QGIS, ArcGIS Pro,
ArcGIS Desktop, ArcPy)
Experience with web mapping libraries (Leaflet, MapboxGL, Maplibre,
Familiarity with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google
Location: Chantilly, Virginia; Bluebell, Pennsylvania; Remote with
a focus on the US East Region
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across
energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to
some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide
consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60
countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a
diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and
without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list):
race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability,
sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or
other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing
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