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Sr. Software Developer-GAS GIS/Work Management Systems
Job Location :
555 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, California 90013
United States





555 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013
United States
Employment term : Full Time
Degree : Bachelors
Travel : None
Job level : Mid Level 2-6 yrs.
Work Authorization :
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  • SR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER - GAS GIS/Work Management Systems

    Primary Purpose

    Senior Software Developers are team members and individual contributors to the development, maintenance, and enhancement of business applications, providing specialized technical or business knowledge to the project. Inhabitants of this position are assigned to projects within an assigned business unit or corporate department and utilize a variety of new computing architectures (e.g., client/server, intranet, Web) or mainframe platforms. Under the guidance of a Lead Software Developer, they collaborate with company customers, staff, IT colleagues, and other stakeholders to define detained customer requirements and system interfaces, assess available technologies, and develop and present solutions. Incumbents act as internal consultants, providing technical guidance or business process expertise on the most complex projects or researching strategic planning matters from a technical or business standpoint.

    Individuals in this job position are competent to perform or integrate work at a high level within this job family, working at an in-depth level within a technical or business area. While they do not normally have regular project leadership responsibility, incumbents are familiar with project management techniques and may lead projects or subprojects. They have good coaching skills.

    The main challenge to Senior Software Developer is to identify causes and implement solutions to business problems in a multifunctional project, assessing and communicating issues of technology impact on the business. They also apply a broad knowledge of various technical functions to accurately anticipate organizational impacts. Incumbents must understand the procedures and expected system performance associated with the introduction of new information technologies, while seeking ways to collaborate with other IT members (the Technology/Business Consultant Group, in particular) to facilitate transitions. They share responsibility with other team members to ensure on-time product delivery.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Provide technical expertise within an assigned business unit/area, usually as a member of a project team, in analysis, design, and development of business applications.
    • Provide technical consulting support on projects or system issues.
    • Develop business knowledge and relationships to integrate activities with other IT departments to ensure successful implementation and support of project efforts.
    • Once application goes live, provide production supports such as monitoring/resolving incidents, participating/coordinating Service Restoration (SRT), Root Cause Analysis (RCA), and disaster Recovery (DR).
    • Monitor, conduct performance tuning, and enhance the applications. Participate/coordinate change management (CO) for application fixes and enhancements.
    • Lead small projects or regularly coach other personnel to ensure business application systems are developed in a way that complies with architectural standards and established methodologies and practices.
    • Evaluate application software packages and make recommendations to management.
    • Participate with other IT members, customers, and other stakeholders in new product reviews, tests, and pilots.
    • Collect and analyze business requirements for projects.
    • Perform feasibility studies and translate requirements into an appropriate design.
    • Identify conflicting business practices and integration issues and suggest alternative solutions.
    • Monitor and report to management on the status of project efforts, anticipating and identifying issues that inhibit the attainment of project goals and implementing corrective actions.
    • Foster and maintain good relationships with customers and IT colleagues to expected customer service levels.
    • Perform other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).


    Requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or related discipline (i.e. Geographical Information System), or equivalent work experience and technical training.

    Required Experience:

    • 5 years of senior level experience in business application design, development, installation, and modification in an online environment.
    • Experience with structured design, development, and implementation of new computing architectures.

    Preferred Experience:

    • Experience in the industry or in a production/service environment similar to that of the employer.
    • Experience with JSON, XML, Web services, ArcGIS API, ArcGIS runtime SDK, and Python script.
    • Experience with developing/implementing following on ESRI ArcGIS platforms is
    • ArcGIS Web/Portal using HTML5 and JavaScript frameworks.
    • Mobile GIS field applications (Windows and IOS devices) using ArcGIS Runtime SDK
    • ArcGIS desktop applications using .NET framework.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Conceptual knowledge of information technologies and methodologies in mainframe, midrange, and PC computing environments desirable, but in-depth experience in one or more is critical.
    • Knowledge of project management techniques is required (cross-functional experience is highly desirable)
    • Strong technical knowledge, with hands-on experience managing systems development in new computing architectures and environments (e.g., client/server, Web, cloud computing, mobile); knowledge of relevant technology, tools, and middleware is critical, including C/C++, 4GLs, OLE/MS Office, Windows, ODBC, GUIs, RPCs, various RDBMSs, and others.
    • Strong verbal and written communications skills, with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms.
    • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills.
    • Strong project management skills, operating as part of a team organizing, planning, and executing projects from the envisioning stage through implementation.
    • Solid teamwork and interpersonal skills; ability to work well on cross-functional project teams and foster team commitment to tasks.

    Southern California Gas Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap or disability, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran in accordance with state and federal law.  For more information, click on the following link:

    Please apply directly at:

    Reference: JR 19-40408

    Southern California Gas Company is an EEO/AA Employer

    SoCalGas Profile:

    Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas ®) has been delivering clean, safe and reliable natural gas to its customers for more than 140 years. It is the nation’s largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company’s service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles in diverse terrain throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border.

    SoCalGas is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Sempra Energy, based in San Diego, is a Fortune 500 energy services holding company.

    SoCalGas also helps energize communities through our involvement in programs with these goals:

    - Protect and preserve the environment 
    - Promote education and leadership development 
    - Encourage emergency preparedness and safety 
    - Support economic, community and business development 

    As we move forward, we believe SoCalGas must continue to be a good corporate citizen, while taking a leadership role to help solve some of the critical issues facing our diverse communities.


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