Organization: Quantum Spatial
Title: Summer GIS Intern
Location: Portland, OR
Technical interns are involved in the day-to-day operations of data production and are embedded within a production team at Quantum Spatial’s Portland office. Interns will aid in the processing of remote sensing data and general operational efforts to support projects and team functionality. This individual will learn to produce accurate and precise data products in a consistent and timely manner, and should have a strong interest in the geospatial field.
Collaborate on large variety of remote sensing projects
Maintain precision and accuracy in high volume workflows
Manipulate data with great attention to detail and efficiency
Work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment and maintain professionalism
Other reasonable duties as assigned
Exposure to leading-edge technology and data processing techniques
Develop strong technical skills
Professional growth and mentorship
Introduction to innovation and process improvement methodology
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Good communication skills and professionalism
Maintains productivity while performing repetitive tasks
Desire to learn new skills
Abilities to listen to and provide constructive criticism
Capacity to work well in a collaborative environment, and show flexibility with assignments
Show an interest in remote sensing and geospatial fields
Capable of adhering to an established, consistent work schedule and arriving to work on time
Enrolled as a student in an academic institution with at least one semester completed at the time of application and pursing a degree in remote sensing, geography, engineering, or a related field
Fluency with spatial analysis software, such as ArcGIS
Experience in a 3D environment, CAD preferred (PLS-CADD, MicroStation, and AutoDesk)
Familiar with raster and vector data
Ability to think critically
Summer internship: June – September 2017. All job offers with Quantum Spatial are contingent upon passing a background check and drug screening.
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How to Apply
Please upload a letter of interest, and resume with professional references in one (1) PDF via online application process.
No phone calls, please. Incomplete applications and auto-reply submissions will not be considered.
It is the policy of Quantum Spatial to provide equal opportunity for all qualified persons and not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.