💻 OWT GIS Data Developer Intern

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Maxar is currently seeking engineering students to join our 2022 summer intern program in the Orlando, FL Central Florida Research Park. The One World Terrain (OWT) software engineering is comprised of various roles that contribute to the development, of geospatial software tools used in the production of geospatial terrain data.

Life with Us:

One World Terrain Geographic Information System (GIS) data interns are needed in the following areas:

The OWT software developer intern will work directly with Maxar’s One World Terrain (OWT) Software Engineers and GIS Terrain Data Engineers and will be primarily responsible for creating new and innovative solutions to complex and challenging spatial problems. Additional responsibilities will include creating code documentation and coordinating with multiple software development teams.

Placement of individual interns within each of these software roles will be based on the intern's areas of interest and Maxar's needs.

What Our Internship Program Offers:

Our 12-week internship program provides students with hands-on experience in a variety of disciplines. From robotics to data science, Maxar offers opportunities to gain valuable skills and mentorship by working with cutting-edge technologies and industry-leading experts on real missions. In addition to competitive hourly pay, we provide cross-functional lunch-and-learn sessions, professional development workshops, social events, and an executive speaker series. Currently, our 2022 internship program is set to be on-site and in-office.

Minimum requirements for this position:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program with completion of 2 years or more, or currently enrolled in a master's degree program in computer science, computer engineering or related information science, or related discipline

These skills would be amazing:

  • Working knowledge in a variety of GIS systems including ESRI ArcPro and QGIS.

  • working knowledge of geospatial/modeling & simulation programs or image generators.

  • Knowledge in data model development

COVID-19 Update:

As a federal contractor, Maxar is required to comply with the vaccination and other COVID-19 requirements in President Biden's September 9 Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. Accordingly, all Maxar team members must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 no later than January 4, 2022, except in cases where a team member is legally entitled to an accommodation.

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.



United States, Orlando, FL

Posted 9d ago