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Senior Geocoding Product Engineer

Senior Geocoding Product Engineer

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ArcGIS Product Engineering
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Are you passionate about geocoding? Does the uniqueness of address formats across the world challenge and excite you? Do your find yourself easily distracted by spelling errors and typos, transliteration, and false positives? Then we may have an exciting opportunity for you.


The geocoding team is looking for an energetic, motivated, and detail-oriented software engineer who wants to build software, support critical workflows, and work with clients and partners to ensure success. If this sounds like you, consider this position where you can help design the next generation of geocoding for the ArcGIS platform.


  • Work with Esri's global community to understand their geocoding and geosearch requirements to ensure we build the best platform supporting their work
  • Evaluate geocoding quality and formulate approaches for improving it
  • Create new testing workflows and prototypes to streamline the development process
  • Collaborate with software developers to implement software fixes and new functionality in the ArcGIS platform
  • Socialize our work through presentations, webinars, forums, and blogs
  • Perform software requirements analysis and author design documents


  • 5+ years of experience working with geocoding
  • 5+ years of software testing or design experience
  • Experience working with address data and an understanding of global address formats
  • Ability to manage priorities and tasks as needed in a fast-paced work environment
  • A keen attention to detail and drive to resolve any issues encountered
  • Bachelor's, master’s, or Ph.D. in computer science, GIS, or related field, depending on position level

Recommended Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience working with C#, C++, Python, or SQL
  • Experience with continuous integration workflows and software such as Jenkins
  • Experience working with relational databases
  • Knowledge of Esri products or similar GIS or spatial software
  • Prior experience with software development and release of commercial software products
  • Experience with Agile software development using Scrum


The Company

Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.


Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.


Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.