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Southern Company GIS Application Developer (Atlanta, Ga or Birmingham Al) in Atlanta, Georgia
GIS Application Developer (Atlanta, Ga or Birmingham Al)
This position provides application development and support to Alabama Power, Mississippi Power and Georgia Power companies. This is a technical position responsible for implementation and support of Enterprise GIS at Southern Company. This position can be based in Atlanta, GA, or Birmingham, AL.
Primary responsibilities include development and ongoing support of the GIS applications at Southern Company. Responsibilities also include assisting team members and vendors with analysis, documentation, and testing of changes to the GIS application environment. The successful candidate will work in a team environment that includes IT team members, management, and customers to identify and develop effective GIS solutions to meet business requirements.
Education / Experience:
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Engineering required
3 to 5 years experience with GIS application development, or support is required
Experience with C#, Java or other object oriented programming language is required.
Working experience of ESRI's .NET or, Java SDK required
Knowledge of Esri’s REST API preferred
Experience with Python is preferred.
Experience in the utility industry is preferred.
Experience with Oracle is preferred.
Experience with TypeScript and Angular preferred
Experience with Windows server administration and configuration preferred
Candidate must be able to build and effectively manage personal relationships within a large IT organization and with multiple vendors.
Candidate must be able to manage production support and project related activities simultaneously.
Candidate must have strong communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively with a team.
Candidate must be able to work in a professional environment with limited direct supervision.
Methodical approach to solving problems
Must be willing to learn new skills across rapidly changing solutions
Must be able to document user requirements and develop solutions to meet their business objectives
Must value trust, superior performance and commitment to success
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top utilities in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at www.southerncompany.com .
Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Job Field: Information Technology
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Alabama-Metro Birmingham/Eastern AL-Birmingham
Operating Company: Southern Company Services
Other Locations: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
The Energy Center - 3535 Colonnade Parkway (3535Birmingham)
3535 Colonnade Parkway
Georgia Power Headquarters - 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE (241ATLANTA)
241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE
Req ID: SCS2009974