James Gitau Muriithi

James Muriithi holds a BSc. Degree in Business Computing from the University of Sunderland, UK He has vast experience in the use of GIS and has completed many GIS projects and assignments. As an Esri authorized instructor he has taught several Esri instructor-led courses across the region. He promotes GIS technology as a speaker in seminars, workshops and conferences

Key skills:

·       Implementation, customization and deployment of the ArcGIS Platform

§  ArcGIS Desktop (Both ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro)

§  ArcGIS Enterprise (Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Datastore, ArcGIS Web adaptor)

§  ArcGIS Apps

·       Development, administration, deployment and maintenance of custom geospatial applications in support of customer organizations using Esri Technology.

·       Creation and development of custom tools utilizing RDBMS and data stores.

·       Development of data automation scripts for backend systems integration.

·       Customizing and deployment of ArcGIS Mobile applications.

·       Technical system documentation for each software development life cycle (SDLC) stages.

·       Provision of Customer Care and Technical Support to ensure full customer satisfaction and maximum return on investment.

·       Technical Proposal writing

·       Creating new training content for new courses

·       Conducting Esri product training


Esri Authorization

·       ArcGIS Desktop Associate

·       CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+)

·       ArcGIS I: Introduction to GIS

·       ArcGIS II: Essential Workflows

·       ArcGIS III: Performing Analysis


Language Skills (indicate only languages in which you can work):

·       English

·       Swahili


2005- 2009

Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Computing at University of Sunderland, UK



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  • Updated 2 years ago

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