Softworld Software Developer (GIS) in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Software Developer (GIS)

Cambridge, MA

Posted: 01/09/2019

2019-01-09 2019-02-16

Employment Type: Contract

Industry: Creative

Job Number: 228242

Job Description

Software Developer (GIS)

6-12+ months Contract Clearable US Citizenship required due to work environment; current Secret government clearance preferred. Cambridge, MA Responsibilities:

  • Join a collaborative Agile development team in a downtown Boston office. (This position is primarily located near North Station).

  • Develop software in a pair programming environment to modernize a legacy Air Force program for delivering imagery data for mission planning.

  • Interact with the customer to understand needs and design a cloud-based solution.

  • Work closely with Client team members on-and-off-site, communicating frequently.


  • BS or MS in computer science or a related discipline.

  • 5-10 years of experience.

Demonstrated skill and experience with:

  • ArcGIS and other geospatial tools,

  • Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) services,

  • Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) or its open source version, Cloud Foundry,

  • Web development (JavaScript).

  • The ability to self-direct with minimal instruction.

  • PREFERRED: active Secret clearance is desired.