JOB TITLE:          Senior Software Engineer / Biodiversity Informatics Developer                                       

REPORTS TO:    CEO                                                            

Natural Solutions is a young company specialized in advanced information technologies. We focus on creating software solutions to handle the current biodiversity crisis.

Natural Solutions focuses its effort on:

  • Data acquisition: electronic field guide and on-line data entry
  • Data storage and modeling: Databases and GIS
  • Data analysis and visualization: Online and offline communication


While reporting to the CEO, the engineer will be able to write and document software for biodiversity data acquisition storage and visualization. Good communication skills are required as the employee will be in direct contact with clients and prospect.


Technologies in use at Natural Solutions

  • HTML5/CSS3
  • JavaScript/BackboneJs/JQuery /PhoneGap
  • SOA/ Web services /Rest
  • PHP/ MVC/Cake PHP 
  • RDF / OWL  / XML
  • SQL Server/ PostgreSQL/MySQL /Access
  • Drupal/ MediaWiki/SemanticMediaWiki
  • GBIF and TDWG standard
  • OpenLayers, MapServer, GeoServer, W*S


The engineer will be asked to mentor junior programmers and trainees within the company (SCRUM, Pair Programming)


The Candidate will be holding a Degree, a Master’s degree or a PHD qualification in one the following fields:

  • Software engineering
  • Semantic Web
  • Biodiversity Informatics
  • GIS