Ref: GISDATA_1592234021

GIS Data Architect - Raleigh-Durham, NC - $180K+

USA, North Carolina

  • 180000 to 181000 GBP
  • Architect Role
  • Skills: GIS tooling, GIS, ArcGIS, PostGIS, ESRI, Spark, Python, R, AWS, Redshift, Snowflake, Athena, Data Pipeline
  • Level: Senior

Job Description

GIS Data Architect - Raleigh-Durham, NC - $180K+


Senior GIS Data Architect - Raleigh-Durham, NC

My client in the Raleigh-Durham area is looking to grow their engineering team and is looking for a Sr. GIS Data Architect to come work alongside the VP of Engineering and to be responsible for the data processes within the company as well as building a cutting-edge, scalable infrastructure for the company's technology platform. The ideal candidate will be someone who possesses extensive industry knowledge and is able to both work independently and co-dependently with the growing team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to work with a stable, growing company with a plan to keep on growing in the coming years.


* 7+ years of experience with data architecture and data processes, including building data pipelines, data warehousing, data migration, and data analysis
* Experience with Spark, Python, R
* Experience with the AWS cloud-computing platform - Lake Formation, Data Pipeline, Athena, & Redshift
* Experience or ability to work with customers directly, when needed
* Ability to be a team player on a cross-functional team
* B.S. in Computer Science or higher education
* Ability to define a recovery strategy
* Understanding of geospatial data - nice to have
* Experience with GIS tools - PostGIS, ArcGIS, and ESRI
* Experience with Terraform, CloudFormation, and CDK - nice to have
* Experience with Machine Learning platforms - SageMaker, TensorFlow - nice to have
* Experience in Agriculture, Life Sciences, or Geospatial industry


* If not local to the Raleigh-Durham area - relocation support and assistance is available
* Opportunity for professional growth within the company
* PTO, Health, Dental, Vision, Education Reimbursement

If you or someone you know is interested in this role, please contact Michaela Raffaele immediately at or at 813-437-6879 with your most current resume.

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