Do you have an interest in how good geospatial data is developed and how best to review the accuracy of that data? Do you have an interest in working on major projects that involve mapping a major city or all the roads in a state? Want to build up your resume, further develop your desktop GIS skills, and get paid to do it? Can you listen to music at the same time while performing exotic data reviews?
Applied Geographics, Inc. (AppGeo) is looking to fill several paid intern positions to work in our East Hartford, CT office from ~Mar/Apr through ~Sept/Oct. The number of hours per week is flexible (25-40). We will work with the internship team to balance everyone’s needs and schedules.
What are you going to do?
➢ you will learn exactly how high quality geospatial data is developed and maintained
➢ you will learn how to review geospatial data
➢ you will learn how projects are managed and executed properly
➢ you’ll gain experience through as you learn
➢ you’ll get massive amounts of hands-on desktop (Esri) experience
➢ you’ll experience what it’s like to work in a high-production work environment
❖ Do Work
➢ review data for quality and completeness
➢ consult with the lead data analyst
➢ load data to client databases
➢ provide input to project manager and lead data analyst
❖ Have fun
➢ you will be working with other interns, a project manager and a lead data analyst
➢ you will be collaborating with everyone on a daily basis
You must have experience with:
❖ ArcGIS desktop
❖ geospatial data concepts/relationships
You should also:
❖ play well with others
❖ have passion for this type of work
❖ thrive on working under tight deadlines
❖ pay attention to details
❖ have energy
❖ like teamwork and collaboration
What are the interns that previously worked on this project doing now?
➢ one is working for a tier-1 city on their bike share program.
➢ one is working for an urban real estate management company making sure their
data supports their business needs.
➢ one is working on a PhD at MIT.
➢ one is an entrepreneur working in the data analytics space.
➢ one is a project manager with a consulting company.
If you start with us on this project, it’s important that you stay with us until the project is completed. Why? We’re investing in you and we don’t want any production gaps or skill loss!
How to Apply:
Submit a resume to QC-Intern@appgeo.com
No calls and no recruiters. AppGeo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applied Geographics, Inc. (www.appgeo.com) is an established, privately held Geospatial IT consulting firm with a national reputation. We work on a wide variety of implementation planning, data development and application development projects for our customers in both the government and commercial sectors