GIS Architect
Lim Geomatics Inc.

Position: GIS Architect

Type: Full-Time, Salary

Location: Calgary, AB or Ottawa, ON

We are looking for an experienced and motivated GIS Architect to help us take the next step in our 12-year evolution.

As an Esri business partner, Lim Geomatics is looking for a GIS Architect not only with deep experience and understanding of the ArcGIS platform and IT best practices, but also excellent communication skills to help bridge gaps in understanding between the business and IT sides of an organization during consulting engagements.

The GIS Architect will be responsible for designing n-tier GIS system architectures not only for Lim Geomatics’ in-house solutions, but also those for our clients located across the world.

Essential duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Implementing and configuring ArcGIS platform components that are part of the designed enterprise GIS system architecture using cloud and on-premise infrastructure.
  • Providing technical leadership and mentorship to the applications development team.
  • Develop proof-of-concepts to evaluate how new architectures could be leveraged (e.g., microservices) with Lim Geomatics products, services, and solutions.
  • Designing enterprise GIS system architectures for internal and client projects. This may include aspects of the following:
    • – Technical (infrastructure) architecture;
    • – Software architecture;
    • – Database architecture; and
    • – Security architecture.

As the ideal candidate, you meet the following requirements:

  • Experience with using Microsoft Azure and/or AWS for enterprise GIS deployments.
  • Experience with integrating authentication, authorization and auditing capabilities in GIS system architectures.
  • Expertise in multiple programming languages, such as C# and Python.
  • Experience working with and managing clients, and team members geographically distributed.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated.
  • Critical thinker who thinks outside the box to solve problems.
  • Three or more years of GIS industry experience with the ArcGIS platform:
    • – ArcGIS Desktop;
    • – ArcGIS Enterprise (e.g., Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Server, etc.);
    • – ArcGIS Online;
    • – SDE geodatabases; and
    • – Microsoft SQL Server and/or Oracle.

Additional requirements:

  • B.Sc. in Geomatics, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related IT field
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies, such as Scrum and Kanban
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance for this role

The following skills are an asset:

  • JIRA
  • CSM Certification
  • Esri Certification

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter, resume and work samples to: careers@limgeomatics.com

While all applications will be reviewed, only chosen candidates will be contacted.

We offer a competitive compensation plan that includes benefits and professional development incentives. Occasional domestic and international travel is required.

We are looking for an experienced and motivated GIS Architect to help us take the next step in our 12-year evolution.

As an Esri business partner, Lim Geomatics is looking for a GIS Architect not only with deep experience and understanding of the ArcGIS platform and IT best practices, but also excellent communication skills to help bridge gaps in understanding between the business and IT sides of an organization during consulting engagements.

The GIS Architect will be responsible for designing n-tier GIS system architectures not only for Lim Geomatics’ in-house solutions, but also those for our clients located across the world.

Essential duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Implementing and configuring ArcGIS platform components that are part of the designed enterprise GIS system architecture using cloud and on-premise infrastructure.
  • Providing technical leadership and mentorship to the applications development team.
  • Develop proof-of-concepts to evaluate how new architectures could be leveraged (e.g., microservices) with Lim Geomatics products, services, and solutions.
  • Designing enterprise GIS system architectures for internal and client projects. This may include aspects of the following:
    • – Technical (infrastructure) architecture;
    • – Software architecture;
    • – Database architecture; and
    • – Security architecture.

As the ideal candidate, you meet the following requirements:

  • Experience with using Microsoft Azure and/or AWS for enterprise GIS deployments.
  • Experience with integrating authentication, authorization and auditing capabilities in GIS system architectures.
  • Expertise in multiple programming languages, such as C# and Python.
  • Experience working with and managing clients, and team members geographically distributed.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated.
  • Critical thinker who thinks outside the box to solve problems.
  • Three or more years of GIS industry experience with the ArcGIS platform:
    • – ArcGIS Desktop;
    • – ArcGIS Enterprise (e.g., Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Server, etc.);
    • – ArcGIS Online;
    • – SDE geodatabases; and
    • – Microsoft SQL Server and/or Oracle.

Additional requirements:

  • B.Sc. in Geomatics, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related IT field
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies, such as Scrum and Kanban
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance for this role

The following skills are an asset:

  • JIRA
  • CSM Certification
  • Esri Certification

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter, resume and work samples to: careers@limgeomatics.com

While all applications will be reviewed, only chosen candidates will be contacted.

We offer a competitive compensation plan that includes benefits and professional development incentives. Occasional domestic and international travel is required.

Founded in 2006, Lim Geomatics is an industry-leading GIS software development company. With offices in Calgary and Ottawa, Canada, we specialize in building web and mobile applications powered by the ArcGIS mapping platform.

Lim Geomatics is an Esri business partner:

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