Ruby/Geo Blacklight Developer in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/26/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Ruby/Geo Blacklight Developer with our industry-leading client in NYC.

We can facilitate w2 and corp-to-corp consultants. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Rate: $55 - $60 / hr. w2

Responsibilities of the Ruby/Geo Blacklight Developer:

  • Upgrade and improve workflows for our spatial data repository 
  • Upgrade AWS instance of spatial data repository and closely coordinate with GeoBlacklight community 
  • Work with a research team to ingest Lidar data into SDR

Requirements of the Ruby/Geo Blacklight Developer:

  • Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of experience as a web app developer
  • 2+ years of experience developing applications with Ruby on Rails (Geo Blacklight experience ideal)
  • Experience deploying to cloud environment (AWS preferred) with understanding of core services
  • Understanding of the OAuth 2.0 standard for authentication
  • Understanding of Bootstrap, JavaScript, or similar frameworks
  • Familiarity with GeoServer and Apache/Nginx web server management (certificates, ports, DNS)
  • Comfortable with Linux command line utilities and standard Git best practices
  • Experience cleaning and optimizing data in various forms
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Skills, experience, and other compensable factors will be considered when determining pay rate. The pay range provided in this posting reflects a W2 hourly rate; other employment options may be available that may result in pay outside of the provided range.
W2 employees of Eliassen Group who are regularly scheduled to work 30 or more hours per week are eligible for the following benefits: medical (choice of 3 plans), dental, vision, pre-tax accounts, other voluntary benefits including life and disability insurance, 401(k) with match, and sick time if required by law in the worked-in state/locality.

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Job ID: 377684

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group is a leading strategic consulting company that provides business and IT services for our clients as they seek to transform and execute strategies that will drive exceptional outcomes. Leveraging over 30 years of success, we focus on professional services, talent solutions, and life sciences. Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks. We are committed to positively impacting the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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