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GIS Support Engineer

Job Details

Hiring Organization CARTO
Post Name GIS Support Engineer
Qualification B.Tech/B.E.
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary USD 4000 To USD 6000 Per Month
Location New York City, New York, United States 10016

Everything happens somewhere – which is why spatial analytics is fundamental to companies trying to understand the “where” and the “why” of their business. Redefining its category, the company has grown rapidly in recent years providing a compelling alternative to legacy GIS software.

CARTO is the leading cloud-native location intelligence platform, trusted by data scientists, data analysts, and developers from companies such as T-Mobile, Mastercard, NHL, Coca-Cola, and Gap to provide geospatial insights for use cases such as site selection, marketing, route optimization, network planning and much more.

With an exceptionally diverse team of 150 people spread across the US and Europe, CARTO (backed by Accel Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Earlybird Ventures, and Kibo Ventures, among others) is changing the way companies analyze location data – making it simple to do this straight out of modern, cloud data warehouses. 

What are we looking for

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic, and client-minded GIS Engineer to help keep our customers and partners happy and engaged and to help grow their use of location intelligence to solve problems. Y
 
You will understand customer needs, advocate internally for solutions, and communicate effectively to provide the best possible customer experience. The position is open to remote but based in the USA. In fact, we are mostly working remotely right now, but we have offices in New York, Madrid, and Seville. 

What you’ll do

  • Provide guidance and best practice advice while answering product- and developer-oriented questions about CARTO’s technology 
  • Collaborate closely with our Engineering Team on priority issues and acceptance testing; be part of the release process.
  • Help with the installation and maintenance of our on-premises customers
  • Participate in training sessions for clients and partners
  • Solve technical issues our customers are facing with our product
  • Find performance solutions for improving customer applications and cases

Requirements

  • Collaborative and client-focused mindset
  • Learn quickly and be proactive
  • Comfortable working with distributed teams and across time zones
  • Interest in technology and the cloud geospatial industry

Familiarity with geospatial topics: 

  1. Thematic mapping techniques
  2. Commonly used services, libraries and formats
  3. Data visualization and science

Knowledge of:

  1. Geospatial SQL (preferably with PostGIS)
  2. Python
  3. Web application debugging
  4. Systems Administration experience
  5. Using a terminal to check server logs or running a script

Desirable, but not required

  • CARTO stack experience/knowledge
  • Experience working with big datasets and ETL tasks
  • GitHub experience (using Issues, Pull Requests, etc.) 
  • Geospatial Python

Benefits

  • Access to our employee stock options plan
  • Covered medical, dental, and vision coverage 
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit via WageWorks 
  • Pre-tax FSA and Dependent Care FSA
  • Employer HSA contribution
  • 401(k), with an annual match of up to $1000 (1-year vesting)
  • Short and long-term disability
  • CityBike Reimbursement 
  • Commuter Benefits
  • $3000 Employee Referral Bonus
  • ClassPass allowance
  • $600 annual education stipend 
  • Remote Work Flexible
  • Remote work allowance
  • Growth prospects at a truly welcoming multicultural and multilingual company with a supportive, team-work-oriented work environment
  • A big vision: to help the world use location-based data to make better decisions. We believe that openness and sustainability are baked into this vision, and we’re sharing it with the world.

About the team

CARTO’s Support Team, part of the Solutions Team, is a group of world-class geospatial experts, cartographers, application architects, and development advisors. Our Support Team is responsible for training, advising, and technical consultancy.
 
And otherwise supporting our customers across the globe. The Team guides and supports customers from the moment they begin their journey with CARTO, and continues with them through every step of their roadmap.

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