GIS SPECIALIST (Internship)

Sniffer Robotics is currently seeking an intern to fill this position.

ABOUT SNIFFER ROBOTICS

Do you have advanced technical skills capable of uniquely solving challenging problems and issues?  Do you enjoy using those skills to create, in a highly entrepreneurial environment?  Do you enjoy working with dynamic and driven people to push the boundaries of possibilities and experience the satisfaction of being the first to do something?

Sniffer Robotics is an industry pioneer, having developed a new automated means for measuring terrestrial methane emissions using drones. The data we collect with our SnifferDRONE™ technology and other related services, is enhanced by the geospatial information we provide to our customers.  Our objective is to create compelling value for customers we know intimately.

Sniffer Robotics offers an exciting internship opportunity for those with an advanced and diversified skill set to make an immediate impact.  We are seeking interns who have experience processing geospatial data for visual information and analytical purposes.  The candidate should have experience working in ArcGIS Pro especially, with an understanding of geostatistical tools. Additionally, we are seeking a candidate with experience with Python, Arcade and/or programming languages for use in the ESRI environment.  This person will be responsible for assisting field data collection activities, processing, mapping and presenting during his/her tenure with Sniffer Robotics.

Through this internship, the intern will further develop his/her skills with geospatial mapping by learning how to use ArcGIS Pro and related tools for customer reporting.  In addition, the intern will also have the opportunity to use their coding skills thus developing their programming and app development skills.  Sniffer Robotics will also sponsor the intern to obtain an FAA Part 107 remote pilot certification during his/her internship. 

Central office location:  SPARK Central Incubator, 330 E. Liberty Ave., Ann Arbor, MI.  Remote employment currently due to COVID-19.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Convert data to information using ArcGIS and other available ESRI tools to support ongoing business needs

  • Be a dynamic team player

  • Occasional field visits to better understand our business, application, and customer expectations

  • Provide team support and identify areas for improvement while learning

  • Georeference basemaps and digitize features to support field work

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Experience in GIS informatics, geospatial data management and methods to process and present

  • Proficient in statistical methods and analyses for purpose of predictive modeling and correlation studies

  • Proficient in ArcGIS Desktop or other GIS software

  • ArcGIS Online and ESRI software a bonus

  • Experience with python scripting and ArcGIS model builder

  • Junior, senior, or recent graduate in good standing with GPA > 3.5 at a local university

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. and have dependable transportation to/from work

 

The intern will be required to sign a non-disclosure agreement