Insight GIS is seeking a Web Developer to join our multi-disciplinary team.

This is an opportunity for someone who would like to extend and diversify their web development skills into leading and exciting new technologies (visualisation, location intelligence and GIS). Your role will be to develop innovative, web mapping solutions and products for our Tasmanian and national clients.

Work is varied and includes front end and back end development, UX design, engagement with clients, project design and estimation and technical support

The position is full time, we offer a flexible work environment and a remuneration commensurate with skills and experience. Your work place will be in our Sandy Bay office.

The role

Specifically, your role will include

  • Development of web mapping and location intelligence applications. Currently we are working on a number products and services to assist our customers to deliver their information via web mapping applications. The applications cover a number of environments include web, mobile, desktop and SAAS solutions
  • Maintenance and management of Insight GIS’s current web mapping applications
  • To assist our customers with regards technical issues, functionality issues, enhancement requests and queries
  • Be able to work closely with customers, to understand their business needs and translate into innovative solutions.
  • Manage yourself, your work and be able to regularly report to management and customer
  • Develop technical and user documentation for our products and applications
  • Ability to travel to client’s site as required (within Hobart & possibly interstate)

The Person

Apart from your technical capabilities (see below), we are interested in who you are. The personal qualities we are looking for include:

  • Be able to successfully work in small team environment
  • Personal skills that enable you to work with internal and external clients at all levels
  • Understanding the importance of customer service and strong client relationships
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An appetite to continually learn and grow

Key skills & experience

Experience with and/or have a keen professional interest in the following;

  • HTML, CSS, Javascript (JQuery, Angular JS, Typescript), C#
  • Leaflet, Openlayers, MapBox

Nice to have

  • Approx. 5 years programming and software development experience
  • Technology related degree qualification
  • Experience with spatial data management and/or applications
  • Experience with software design methodologies
  • Understanding of UX Design

About Us

Insight GIS is an IT company that specialises in geographic information systems (GIS) and location intelligence. We add value to our clients’ businesses by integrating their systems with location intelligence. With more than 28 years’ experience, Insight GIS is a leader in providing spatial solutions to local and state governments and private industry.

To be considered for this role you will need to be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or have a current visa that permits you to work in Australia without restrictions.

No Recruitment Agencies please

Robert Rowell
Managing Director

For more information: 0418127152 or email

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