25 Mar 2015

Full-Time Spatial Oriented Python Coder Needed

Apollo MappingBoulder, Colorado, United States

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Job Description

Apollo Mapping is one of the leading providers of commercial high-resolution imagery and advanced geospatial solutions in the US, headquartered in Boulder, Colorado. Here at Apollo Mapping we believe in one simple but important guiding principle – the customer comes first. No matter the vertical or industry, we believe Apollo Mapping is the clear choice for all of your geospatial, remote sensing and mapping needs.

Job Details

Apollo Mapping is seeking a full-time employee who will be based in Boulder, Colorado (this is required) to develop, test and maintain a scalable cloud-based GIS solution.

Here is a list of the languages/platforms that this system would be based around, we do not expect any single candidate to master each of these but they would have to master a majority of them:

 Python – using the Flask web framework (key language, a must know)

 Amazon S3 with CloudFront (must have experience here)

 Ansible – to manage EC2 servers

 Redis

 Postgres/PostGIS

 CartoCSS

 Mapnik

 TileStache

 AngularJS

 Leaflet

 AWS served through CloudFlare


On top of a mastery of the items listed above, our ideal candidate would have these qualifications:

 The ability to work independently as well as guide a team of developers.

 Willing to work more than 40 hours per week as a project may demand.

 Comfortable with project management.

 A diligent, organized and dedicated candidate.

 Can offer creative ideas and input during the development phase of this online software.

How to Apply

If you are interested, send us a current resume and cover letter – thanks!

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: gis and spatial data. Salary: 60,000 - 80,000.

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