GIS Developer

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: Plano, TX, US, 75024

Company: Denbury Inc.

Denbury Inc. has a current opening for a GIS Developer in our Plano location in Plano, Texas.

Job Summary


Are you ready to significantly impact how geographic information shapes industries? At Denbury Inc, we're seeking a GIS Developer to play a crucial role in elevating our enterprise-level Geographic Information System (GIS). Your knack for creating automated workflows, designing custom geoprocessing tools, and nurturing geodatabases will be central to our success.


As a GIS expert, your proficiency in ArcPy, Python, SQL, and ESRI ArcGIS software will drive our innovative solutions. Your skills extend beyond coding - you possess the finesse to develop web applications and communicate effectively. Collaboration is second nature to you; you're comfortable managing multiple tasks with autonomy. Ideally, you bring experience in the oil and gas sector or related fields, adding depth to our industry-specific insights. A degree in GIS, Computer Science, or a related field is your foundation, demonstrating your commitment to excellence. 


This position will report to our Plano, TX office working a Hybrid 9/80 schedule with two days remote and three required days on-site with every other Friday off. 


At Denbury, we value our employees, and it shows. Our exceptional benefits package attracts and retains talented employees and provides a rewarding work environment. We believe in investing in our employees' success and personal growth, celebrating successes together, and providing benefits that promote wellness and encourage a healthy work/life balance. Benefits are available from day one, with no waiting period required.
Our benefits include competitive compensation, paid vacation time, educational assistance, and the Denbury Scholarship. We also offer an Employee Stock Purchase Program and a 401(k) matching program with immediate vesting.
In addition to these benefits, we provide medical, dental, and vision insurance, giving employees access to affordable healthcare. We understand the importance of a healthy work-life balance and offer various programs and initiatives to promote wellness, such as our wellness program and employee assistance program.


Job Responsibilities


  • Provide support for the engineering, operation, and maintenance of an enterprise-wide Geographic Information System (GIS). 
  • Develop scripts to automate repeatable workflows, create custom geoprocessing tools, maintain geodatabases, and manage ArcGIS Server and Portal. 
  • Generate innovative GIS solutions that enhance the functionality of ESRI's platform.

Skills and Relevant Experience Required


  • Minimum of 3 years of scripting/development experience using ArcPy API, Python, SQL, and Arcade
  • Extensive familiarity with ESRI ArcGIS Software, encompassing ArcGIS Desktop, Enterprise Portal/AGOL, ArcGIS mobile applications, enterprise geodatabases, and Microsoft suite of products. 
  • Proficiency in SQL Server database management, including stored procedures and triggers. 
  • Experience in developing GIS-based web applications using.NET6, JavaScript, TypeScript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, with Bootstrap knowledge being a plus. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Resourcefulness, self-motivation, and effective teamwork capabilities. 
  • Ability to independently manage multiple assignments, prioritize tasks, and work with minimal direct supervision. 



  • Previous involvement in oil and gas, energy, utilities, or related fields. 
  • Familiarity with ArcGIS Pro. 



  • Degree in GIS, Computer Science, Data Analytics, or a related field 

Environmental and Physical Requirements


  • Frequently communicate information and manage the possible stress of an office environment 
  • Often stationary for long periods, with occasional movement about the office 
  • Constant operation and viewing of a computer screen and other office machinery 
  • The ability to lift to 35 pounds is required 
  • Frequent alpha/numeric keyboarding 
  • Oral communication over the phone, video, and in person 


Reasonable accommodations may be evaluated and made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform their essential job functions. 


Location Type: Corporate (Plano)
Location:  Plano , Texas
Employment Status: Full time
FLSA Status: Exempt



Welcome to Denbury. A different kind of Oil Company.

Denbury Inc., a Delaware corporation, is an independent energy company with operations focused in the Gulf Coast and Rocky Mountain regions of the United States. We are differentiated by our focus on CO2 EOR and the emerging CCUS industry, supported by our CO2 EOR technical and operational expertise and our extensive CO2 pipeline infrastructure. The utilization of captured industrial-sourced CO2 in EOR significantly reduces the carbon footprint of the oil that we produce, making our Scope 1 and 2 CO2 emissions negative today, with a goal to reach Net Zero for our Scope 1, Scope 2 and Scope 3 CO2 emissions within this decade, primarily through increasing the amount of captured industrial-sourced CO2 used in our operations.


Our employees are our most valued resource. We recognize that it is their ideas, passion and collective effort that produce winning results. Denbury attracts outstanding Talent, provides them with advanced technology and is committed to their future development. We offer challenging work to increase skills and experience.


To become part of our organization, you must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check. Denbury adheres to a Drug and Alcohol-Free Workplace and as such all employees are subject to post-accident and random drug and alcohol screenings. Some positions require successful completion of pre-employment physical examinations and/or the wearing and use of personal protective equipment (respirators, FR clothing, protective eye wear, hearing protection, head protection, protective footwear, etc).


Our Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Requisition #8024 

Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas