Senior GIS Developer

Are you passionate about leveraging geospatial data to create impactful solutions? We are seeking a skilled GIS developer to join our team in Capelle aan den IJssel, the Netherlands. As a key member, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and create the tooling to create GIS data with a focus on navigation.

Your responsibilities will include analyzing spatial data, developing custom geoprocessing scripts and tools, designing interactive web maps, and integrating GIS functionalities into existing systems. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in GIS technologies, proficiency in programming languages such as Python, experience with GIS software (e.g., ArcGIS, QGIS), and a proven track record of delivering high-quality GIS solutions. If you are ready to take your GIS development skills to the next level and contribute to meaningful projects, we encourage you to apply.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain GIS applications to create new spatial/navigation data from various sources.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand project requirements and translate them into technical solutions.
  • Design and implement geodatabases (PostGIS), spatial data models, and data management workflows.
  • Write custom geoprocessing scripts and tools using Python and other programming languages.
  • Create interactive web maps and applications using for instance PostGIS, Leaflet, Mapbox, ArcGIS.
  • Perform data manipulation, transformation, and analysis tasks using GIS software.
  • Stay updated on emerging GIS technologies and industry trends.


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Geography, GIS, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in GIS development or a related role.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, and PostgreSQL.
  • Strong understanding of GIS concepts, spatial data analysis techniques, and cartographic principles.
  • Experience with GIS software platforms such as ArcGIS, QGIS, and PostGIS.
  • Knowledge of web development technologies and frameworks (e.g., HTML, CSS, RESTful APIs).
  • Experience in working with open data such as OpenStreetMap and Overture.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

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