Careers at Esri South Africa

At Esri South Africa we focus on organising, integrating and analysing spatial information through innovative Geographic Information System technology and making information available for advanced decision making.

Careers at Esri South Africa

At Esri South Africa we focus on organising, integrating and analysing spatial information through innovative Geographic Information System technology and making information available for advanced decision making.

Vacancies at Esri South Africa

Audio Visual Technician
Esri South Africa is looking for a knowledgeable, detail-oriented audio-visual technician to join our team. The responsibility of the audio-visual technician includes setting up and maintaining audio-visual equipment. The ability to edit and present video material will be highly beneficial in considering your appointment.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining, setting up and installing media equipment and audiovisual support tools, including loudspeakers, monitors, cameras, and lightning.
  • To assist with video conferences and video conferencing equipment by being able to set it up, ensuring all is connected correctly and maintaining it for the company.
  • Running tests on videos, audio and signals and troubleshooting any problems that arise.
  • Meeting clients’ standards by handling equipment malfunctions to ensure flawless presentations in events.
  • Disassembling equipment, wiring and support tools in a safe manner.
  • Performing inventory management on equipment, wiring, and accessories.
  • Carrying out any cleaning, maintenance, or repairs on audiovisual equipment.
  • Editing videos.

Requirements:

  • Experience in audio-visual technology and multimedia production
  • Assembling, operating and repairing audio-visual equipment.
  • In-depth working knowledge of camera and lighting techniques.
  • Strong working knowledge of audiovisual editing equipment and software.
  • Excellent computer and troubleshooting skills.
  • Creativity, attention to detail, and flexibility.
  • Good communication and teamwork skills.

Please forward your CV to hr@esri-southafrica.com

Geospatial Support Consultant

We are looking for a knowledgeable, detail-oriented audio visual technician to join our team. The responsibilities of the audio visual technician include  setting up cameras, lighting, and video equipment and editing. To be successful as an audio visual technician, you should have experience, assembling, operating, and repairing equipment used for multimedia production. A great audio visual technician is creative, flexible, and detail-oriented, with good communication and teamwork skills.

Audio Visual Technician Responsibilities:

  • Setting up, and installing media equipment and audiovisual support tools, including speakers, monitors, cameras, and equipment racks.
  • Setting up and performing electrical wiring, programming, and basic construction according to layout diagrams and schedules.
  • Developing good relationships with clients to keep production moving and to help out production or event coordinators.
  • Running tests on videos, audio, and signals and troubleshooting any problems that arise.
  • Meeting clients’ standards by handling equipment malfunctions and executing a flawless event.
  • Disassembling equipment, wiring, and support tools in a safe manner.
  • Performing inventory management on equipment, wiring, and accessories.
  • Carrying out any cleaning, maintenance, or repairs on audiovisual equipment.

Audio Visual Technician Requirements:

  • Experience in audio visual technology or a related field.
  • In-depth working knowledge of camera and lighting techniques.
  • Strong working knowledge of audiovisual editing equipment and software.
  • Excellent computer and troubleshooting skills.
  • Creativity, attention to detail, and flexibility.

Please forward your CV to hr@esri-southafrica.com

Front End Web Developer
Esri South Africa requires a design conscious and an energetic front-end web developer to help create next generation geo-enabled web applications. The ideal candidate for this position must:

  • have a passion for pixel-perfect design,
  • be able to apply JavaScript programming knowledge in modern web development frameworks,
  • be able to leverage services-oriented architecture,
  • be able to switch between production development and prototyping to support various divisions across the business and
  • like to work on cutting edge solutions from a broad range of industries

Responsibilities:

  • Use JavaScript, TypeScript, Angular etc. to develop front end, responsive web applications
  • Follow industry-standard design patterns, development methodologies and deployment models
  • Work collaboratively with other team members as well as independently
  • Interact with users to identify and articulate their needs
  • Research and push the state of the art of UX practices
  • Demonstrate latest product capabilities to stakeholders, prospects and customers
  • Support customers in understanding the concepts of building front end web applications
  • Build production-level web apps as part of broader professional service projects, including promotion, testing, documentation etc.
  • Rapidly conceptualize, design, develop, and test innovative web app prototypes on top of our JavaScript API for demonstration, requirements analysis, and research purposes
  • Work closely with back-end developers, technology specialists and architects to build robust solutions that leverage all available tools, service and skills

Requirements:

  • 8+ years of front-end software development experience using JavaScript, TypeScript, Angular or similar
  • Understanding and experience working with web services / REST APIs
  • Strong passion for detailed, innovative and empathic design
  • Ability to design, implement and deploy web applications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Bachelor’s in computer science, computer engineering or a related field

Recommended Experience:

  • Good working knowledge of web authentication models such as OAuth
  • Experience with TypeScript and other modern web technologies
  • Hands-on experience with design tools such as Photoshop, Figma, Sketch, XD, etc.
  • Good spatial sense and an intuition for the aesthetics and technical aspects of information visualization

Please forward your CV to hr@esri-southafrica.com

Internal IT Support
Esri South Africa, the leading GIS company in Southern Africa is looking for a suitable candidate to fill a junior IT Support position joining the current IT support team. The incumbent will be responsible for first line support to internal staff and stationed in the Midrand office.

Support duties and responsibilities

  • Installing and configuring computer hardware, software, systems, networks, printers and scanners
  • Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks
  • Responding in a timely manner to service issues and requests
  • Providing technical support across the company (this may be in person or over the phone)
  • Setting up accounts for new users
  • Repairing and replacing equipment as necessary
  • Testing new technology
  • Maintaining the asset register
  • Maintaining RDBMS (SQL Server/Postgres)
  • Recommending/managing Firewalls and Anti-Virus software

Qualifications and requirements

The following tertiary qualifications will be beneficial:

  • Diploma in IT support
  • Diploma/Degree in Computer Science (including Network fundamentals)
  • Diploma/Degree in Engineering

Recommended skills

  • A technical, logical thought process
  • Problem-solving skills
  • An ability to prioritise
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Patience with fellow employees in sorting out their IT problems 

A market related salary will be negotiated according to qualifications and experience

To apply, please send your CV to the Human Resources Manager to: hr@esri-southafrica.com to reach them not later than Friday, 1 July 2022. For more information, please contact Lizette Rust on 011 238 6300

Web & Graphic Designer / Digital Multimedia Expert

Esri South Africa has a vacancy in the Midrand office for a highly creative, innovative, dynamic individual that has a passion for combining his/her artistic skills within the Digital space.

It will be expected from the incumbent to combine his/her artistic skills in the following platforms:

  • Website build experience (WordPress)
  • Social Media Platforms
  • Blogs & Articles
  • Html Emailers
  • Graphics for print and digital platforms

Applicant must have:

  • A relevant qualification in Graphic & Web Design or similar
  • At least three years working experience in the Graphic Design space
  • Proven experience in Web design and Web development (UX/UI)
  • Art as a subject or interest in either school or tertiary level
  • An up-to-date portfolio demonstrating creative skills

Having experience in any of the following technologies will be highly advantageous:

  • HTML5 / JavaScript
  • Adobe Suite
  • XML/XSL/CSS
  • PHP
  • XML
  • Procreate
  • Working in a GIS or SaaS environment

For more information or to apply, please send your CV to the Human Resources Manager e-mail: hr@esri-southafrica.com

General Marketing Assistant / Events Co-Ordinator

The main role of the incumbent will be to assist with arranging events and communicate the company image by interacting with clients through various mediums to establish and expand the Esri South Africa brand.

Responsibilities:

  • Event arrangements (venue, catering, sending invites, follow-up on attendance etc)
  • Social media such as preparing weekly communication in various formats to ensure visibility on Facebook, Linkedin, Instagram and Twitter
  • Assisting with marketing collateral and collating information and articles.
  • General clerical work such as maintaining a client database.
  • Other administrative tasks that might be necessary within the marketing division.
  • Assisting with HR functions

Requirements:

  • Clerical and organisational experience.
  • Excellent reading and writing skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft office programs.
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to handle stress in a busy working environment.
  • Honest and trustworthy.

Please forward your CV to hr@esri-southafrica.com

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