Open source GIS specialist

Open source GIS specialist

To strengthen our IT Services team, we are looking for an enthusiastic colleague with experience in Open Source GIS. Do you have a passion for IT and want to accompany a dynamic team and at the same time broaden your horizons? Then this job is for you.

We kickstart new ideas and you can be a part of this.

Kristel Dewit - HR manager

As an Open Source GIS Specialist, you help determine our open source strategy and help you implement it with clients

  • You are part of a dynamic team that is responsible for the implementation of projects at our customers and the development of our products.
  • In a team you realize the right solution with a continuous focus on the end user.
  • You build a wide range of applications in close collaboration with talented analysts and architects.
  • You constantly focus on the quality of the applications and you carry out the necessary tests during development.
  • You are closely involved with high-quality technical innovations and solving complex problems.

Are you a match?

  • You have a Master’s degree or equivalent in IT, geography or (bio) engineering sciences with a strong interest in our geographical information systems and / or spatial technology
  • You are passionate about innovative solutions for business processes
  • You follow new trends around open source GIS and share your findings with colleagues
  • The OGC standards have no secrets for you
  • You have knowledge and experience with Python, QGIS, PostGIS and Geo Server
  • You have extensive experience with database technologies
  • Knowledge of INSPIRE, Linux, GeoNetwork, Open Layers, Leaflet and an additional programming language (Java, C ++, …) are a plus
  • Agile and Scrum sound familiar to you
  • You are familiar with both on premise and cloud solutions (Azure, AWS, GCP, …)
  • You are a motivated team player: creative, flexible, responsible, sense of initiative
  • Dutch is your native language, you have a good knowledge of English

About Geo Solutions

Geo Solutions NV is a Belgian company. We focus on the design and development of GEO-IT solutions and analyzes that support and facilitate the strategy and operational decision-making process of our customers.

Our solutions, concepts and advice are based on Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Information & Communication Technologies (ICT). Our services are innovative and flexible and situate visibility in the domain of government, utility and large industries.

We provide advice, analyze the needs of our customers, develop applications, we provide training and we implement small and large projects.
Our head office is in Edegem, we offer flexible working places in our hubs in Merelbeke and Leuven.

Ons offer

We have ambition in our company. We offer you an interesting job with nice colleagues from whom you can learn. The atmosphere is good, which really stimulates knowledge sharing and innovation. Your daily work consists of interesting projects for customers, but we also offer you fun extras such as an innovation forum, a lot of learning opportunities within our Geo Academy and in external training courses and of course the necessary portion of fun during and outside working hours.

With us new ideas get attention and you can be part of this.

You work in a flexible and entrepreneurial culture, a dynamic team where creativity and new “state of the art” technologies are of paramount importance.

Of course you work on a competitive salary package. For us, this means a gross wage supplemented with a company car and fuel card, a monthly expense allowance, a meal allowance, insurance, 28 vacation days and flexible working hours that only benefit a good work-life.

Do you want to strengthen our team? Send your resume and a short motivation to Kristel.dewit@geosolutions.be