GIS Developer / Programmer (Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Bluejack Consulting Inc. is an Atlantic Canada Spatial Intelligence and Information Management firm that believes in investing and re-investing in its people. We offer opportunities for career path development, ongoing professional development and very competitive compensation packages. Our clients extend across Atlantic Canada, Western Canada and parts of the US.

We are looking for another very special person to join our team. Someone who can design and deliver end-to-end solutions, positively interact with clients, work positively through ideas and challenges with team members, take ownership of activities and tasks and go the extra mile. 

The successful candidate will assist in the design, development, implementation and maintenance of systems, software, GIS, and data integration solutions. A solid understanding of geospatial technologies and ESRI ArcGIS Server, open-source geospatial technologies, is desirable.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:

Develop, analyze, recommend, and implement GIS server products and systems for commercial and government clients

Originate new concepts, strategies, or innovative approaches that have a significant impact on the user experience and application design & development

Work productively in a team environment, maintaining good communication with cross-functional team members throughout the project lifecycle

Deadline focused

Assists in meeting project deliverable requirements and deadlines

Understands and interprets client business applications and is responsible for developing applications and products to fulfill customer requirements

Helps to resolve technical issues

Analyze functional requirements and recommend adoption of new technologies, products, and services

Monitoring and performance tuning of solutions and systems including performance tuning for various products and technologies

Provides exemplary customer service to all clients

Assignments may require some travel and may require that you work directly onsite for our clients.



A successful candidate should have the following but not limited to:

A degree in Computer Science and either a graduate of, or currently enrolled in a GIS Program finishing spring 2019

3+ years of professional experience in application design, development, and implementation

Fluency in Esri or GIS products and technology

Experience open-source geospatial and other technologies

Experience with front-end development including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Understanding of application architecture best-practices

Experience working with client-side MVC frameworks and HTML 

Experience with ASP.NET Core 2+ frameworks including Razor and MVC

Ability to work as a team member in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

Work With Us

What's in it for you? The opportunity to work with an amazing team who helps each other succeed, an opportunity to continue to learn new skills through our Professional Development Program, and a competitive compensation package. Submit a cover letter explaining why you want to work for Bluejack, and how you envision working with members of our team in calm and adverse situations. Cover letter and resume should be submitted to

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