National Grid IS GIS Technical Analyst in Waltham, Massachusetts

_About the Position:_



National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world - covering Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island and the UK.

We are at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing our society, delivering clean energy to support our world long into the future. Everyday we work with stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions.

The Gas Business Enablement project is a major long-term investment in our US gas business to enhance compliance, improve customer service, rate case strategy and performance. This newly created project will be a significant undertaking for the business as we standardize and simplify our operational processes, upgrade the technical systems they run on, build on our compliance programs in a rapidly changing external environment, develop and enhance how we use technology in the field and ensure we have the right talent and resource plans to successfully deliver to our customers.

As part of the project, National Grid will consolidate its current 5 different solutions/instances of GIS into one solution based on ESRI and hosted in Azure cloud environment. This role will be responsible for providing ESRI support for the GIS team as part of the Gas Business Enablement project. The support includes providing assistance during testing and post go live support.



_Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):_

  • Provide business and technical support as it relates to the GIS (ESRI) system being used by the Gas Business Enablement project

  • Configures (and develops customized where necessary) web applications, web services, mobile, and enterprise solutions in ESRI

  • Configures and develops geoprocessing and GIS web services

  • Configures and develops GIS web editing/mapping applications

  • Conducts performance, unit, system, integration, and quality assurance testing of applications

  • Maintains existing applications/services

  • Provides end user support and creates support documentation

  • Works closely with other developers and architects

  • proposes development solutionsandestimates work effort

_Knowledge & Experience Required:_

  • 5 years of programming/application developmentexperience

  • BS and educated to degree level in a relevant discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • 3 years of J2EE Java/Javascript development experience

  • 3 years of Esri JavaScript API • 2 years of C#/.NET

  • 2 years of PL/SQL, T-SQL, SQL

  • 3 years Esri ArcGIS Desktop and Server 10x; ArcGIS Pro experience is a plus

  • 3 Esri Portal / ArcGIS Online/Web App Builder

  • 2 years Esri ArcGIS Server services and GeoProcessing services development

  • 2 years Esri versioned geodatabase development and management

  • 2 Python Scripting

  • Citrix or similar Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) experience is a plus

  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and teamwork skills.

  • Ability to isolate/solve any number of problems from code bugs to database connectivity to application server or operating system failures

  • Knowledge of geospatial and mapping concepts such as spatial analysis, map projections, etc

Preferred Skills

  • Esri Geodatabase (SDE) Administration

  • NET Web Services (UDDI, SOAP, REST, WCF, etc.)

  • Esri Technical Certifications – Developer/Enterprise

This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.

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/National Grid is an equal opportunity employer thatvaluesa broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture ofinclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to bean affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team./


Job: *Information Services

Organization: *Information Services

Title: IS GIS Technical Analyst

Location: MA-Waltham

Requisition ID: 20181666