Pitney Bowes Senior Software Engineer in White River Junction, Vermont
About the Opportunity
Maponics (http://www.maponics.com), a Pitney Bowes company, is a highly focused spatial data company that specializes in mapping areas and populations of interest. By merging technology and data together we create innovative products built on real-world location, including School, Neighborhood, Administrative and Postal Boundaries. Real estate, social media and marketing firms rely on Maponics to power ultra-local interactive search, mapping, and ad targeting platforms.
Build. Deploy. Bridge. Grow.
In this role the Senior Software Engineer is responsible for design and development activities at a systems level and for crafting software that is well written, functional, efficient, and clearly documented while exceeding the stated requirements. A key element of this role is working in a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) environment that involves large amounts of data in spatial/relational databases. Focus will be on expanding and maintaining Java and Python based tools, utilizing open source GIS software and rapid prototyping techniques to develop new product concepts. This position will report to the Director of Engineering.
Increase our production capacity and product offerings through the development of software tools and automated processes that are professional-grade, robust and ready for deployment
Design, write, test, debug, clearly document and release software in support of project objectives
Meet established deadlines while releasing software of the highest quality
Analyze system requirements, conduct feasibility studies and advise alternative approaches
Propose technical solutions to customer problems
Work effectively on both independent and collaborative projects
Provide nimble, rapid-prototyping for custom projects and new product ideas
Identify and recommend opportunities for process improvements and efficiencies
Seamlessly incorporate new designs and systems into existing processes
Natural Language Processing
PDF Vector conversion
Raster to Vector conversion
Intermediate level of capacity:
Process Efficiency/Process Engineering
Continuous Integration / System Integration
Writing technical specifications and test plans from PRD’s
Advanced level of capacity:
Spatial Data Management
Database / SQL
Java / JTS/ Geotools
Education: BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Geography or a related field
Five years or more of GIS-related software development experience
Proven history of technical competence through consistent on time deployment of effective software solutions directly addressing real business requirements
Desired Skills and behaviors:
Clear and Concise communication both verbal and written
Ability to make informed and timely decisions
Sets and meets deadlines
Mission focus/priority setting
Demonstrates technical expertise
Ensures accuracy of output
Appropriate attendance and participation
Demonstrates ownership of responsibility
Adapts to change
At Pitney Bowes, our passionate and ambitious team delivers innovations that help clients navigate the complex and always evolving world of commerce: from helping them use data to market to the best customers, to enabling the sending of parcels and packages efficiently, to securing payments through statements and invoices. In everything, we do, we deliver accuracy and precision to drive meaningful impact.
Pitney Bowes is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace.
W/M/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/LGBT are encouraged to apply.
All interested individuals must apply online. Individuals with disabilities who cannot apply via our online application should refer to the alternate application options via our Individuals with Disabilities link.
Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: VT-White River Junction
Requisition ID: 166554