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Spatial Analyst Product Engineer

Spatial Analyst Product Engineer

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ArcGIS Product Engineering
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This is an exciting opportunity to help advance the capabilities of the powerful ArcGIS Spatial Analyst extension used to solve complex spatial analytical and modeling problems. You will use your talent, expertise, and passion for problem solving to fulfill the needs of the Esri user community by pushing the envelope of raster analytical capabilities provided by ArcGIS. As a key member of the software development team, you’ll contribute to designing and building cutting-edge analytical tools.


  • Establish and define customer requirements, translating them into functional requirements, product improvements, and new software design
  • Ensure a rich GIS user experience by testing individual functionality, user interfaces, workflows, and application programming interfaces for GIS programmers
  • Design and develop test plans and test cases, write test code, and execute and analyze tests to support and enhance overall product quality
  • Author technical documents, write blogs, and create various learning materials for GIS users

More experienced individuals will:

  • Help define the product vision and roadmap for future releases
  • Provide leadership to team members


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • 1+ years of programming experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to work in a team
  • Proven ability to complete tasks in a timely manner with minimum guidance 
  • Self-motivated and passionate about making a difference
  • All the other important things that will help you be successful at Esri: good communication skills, a team player who can also fly solo, and the ability to thrive in an environment that changes often
  • Bachelor’s, master’s, or Ph.D. in environmental science, engineering, geography, GIS, or related field, depending on position level

Recommended Qualifications:

  • Experience with ArcGIS or other geospatial technology
  • Experience with solving real-world problems in industry or in an academic setting
  • Familiarity with software development and testing

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.