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CenterPoint Energy Senior GIS Developer (Houston, TX or Evansville, IN) in Houston, Texas

Senior GIS Developer (Houston, TX or Evansville, IN) - CEH02719

CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. Our vision to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value drives our strategy and performance. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people.

Inclusion and Diversity

CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.

At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.

Learn more in the “About Us” section of our careers web site.

As a Senior GIS Developer , you will act as a consultant to the business client for technology solutions, managing client expectations and serving as one of primary client interfaces.

Specifically, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Collaborate with developers, specialists, product owners and stakeholders in conceptualizing, developing, and maintaining software products in support of CNP Electric and Gas operations.

  • Work with other developers, system administrators, and vendor support to resolve production issues.

  • Assist with determining appropriate technologies for future endeavors.

  • Develop and support software including applications, database integration, interfaces, and new functionality enhancements to fulfill business requirements and in accord to CNP development and architectural standards.

  • Write clean, high-quality, high-performance, maintainable code, and produce clear and concise documentation.

  • Mentor junior developers through code review and pair programming.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Applications or related industry.

  • Five (5) years of experience in custom web, desktop and mobile GIS application development; database development in Oracle with PL/SQL.


  • Knowledge and experience in utility network.

  • Coaching or mentoring junior developers

  • Consulting experience


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a), and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

Job Info. Technology - Programming

Primary Location US-TX-Houston-CenterPoint Energy Tower

Other Locations US-IN-Evansville-NP Wagner Complex

Job Posting Sep 9, 2021

Posting End Date Ongoing

Req ID: CEH02719