Analyst Programmer – GNS Science

  • Company:
    Science New Zealand
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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In this role, you will work as a member of the Applications team to develop, manage and support the large number of GNS Science developed applications and management information systems, ensuring their integrity, security, ease of use and high availability to users.


You will be responsible for:

  • designing and developing geological databases as well as corporate applications
  • performing activities across the software development lifecycle, including business analysis, development, testing and deployment
  • building effective relationships with dataset owners and end users
  • identifying and helping to resolve issues that may affect the successful delivery of applications and service
  • About you

    The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • good customer relationship skills
  • IT qualification or equivalent industry experience
  • proven industry experience of developing effective web-based and database centric systems, including at least 5 years Java and Javascript development experience
  • good working knowledge of web technologies such as HTML, HTTP, CSS, Javascript and J2EE architecture
  • clear communication skills, ability to work independently and excellent problem solving skills
  • GIS and Spatial database experience including Geoserver and the ESRI product suite is an advantage
  • About GNS Science

    GNS Science, Te Pῡ Ao, undertakes world-leading Earth science research. Our people are passionate, committed, and focused on bringing our vision of a cleaner, safer, more prosperous New Zealand to life. GNS offers a supportive, flexible work environment and professional career development.