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Product Engineer II - Defense Solutions

2 days agoRedlands, CA / Remote


Come join our team and create ArcGIS Solutions for defense agencies. Your mission will be to research, design, develop, and support solutions that help defense agencies maximize their investment in location-based data and technology. You will collaborate closely with defense customers, industry teams, and other product development team members to discover needs, understand workflows, and build the right geospatial solutions.

Our ideal candidate is driven by the desire to create simple solutions for complex needs. They are a self-starter who proactively gathers requirements, synthesizes into development plans, iterates on solutions, and actively seeks feedback from customers and peers. If you want to do innovative work with new and compelling challenges, join us!


  • Discover customer needs and craft unique geospatial solutions that cater to the defense industry
  • Configure ArcGIS apps, tools, and information models for industry-specific uses
  • Provide input into product design aspects to assure our products are simple to use and provide a great experience for our customers
  • Work closely with software development, business development, and professional services teams to define and develop solutions
  • Author help documentation and videos that explain how to use and configure the solution
  • Design and author test cases for functionality, performance, scalability, and durability; execute both manual and automated tests, analyze test results, and report results
  • Continually assess product quality, release readiness, and maintain existing ArcGIS Solutions
  • Present and evangelize solutions to internal and external audiences


  • 2+ years of professional experience in the defense industry along with experience in applying ArcGIS to support specific industry workflows
  • Demonstrated ability to document and build GIS workflows
  • Creative problem solver and a team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in geography or related field

Recommended Qualifications

  • Knowledge of incident, or emergency, analysis, and response workflows
  • Programming experience with scripting languages, such as Python or Arcade
  • Experience with configuring web-based GIS applications

About Esri

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.

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

Esri's competitive total rewards strategy includes industry-leading health and welfare benefits: medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance for employees (and their families), 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, minimum accrual of 80 hours of vacation leave, twelve paid holidays throughout the calendar year, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. Base salary is one component of our total rewards strategy. Compensation decisions and the base range for this role take into account many factors including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs.

A reasonable estimate of the base salary range is $72,800.00 - $124,800.00.



Client-provided location(s): Redlands, CA, USA; Louisville, CO, USA; Vienna, VA 22180, USA
Job ID: Esri-19556
Employment Type: Other

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