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3D Visualization of Craig Street

Job 12-giss -- GIS Analyst: Terrain Database Construction

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a strong academic background utilizing geospatial data for analysis and visualization. The successful applicant will become an expert in our TerraTools and Source Data Preparation software suites. You will build complex 3D visualizations for marketing and testing purposes. As part of the software development process, your duties will include working with TerraSim software engineers to design new products, test software, and write documentation. You will also provide training and daily customer support to our expanding customer base. You will have opportunities to demonstrate software capabilities at international trade shows and conferences. The following are also integral to this position:

  • Interest and talent in large-scale geodata organization and management.
  • Excellent academic preparation in GIS, geography, and related fields.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills, including technical documentation and oral presentations.
  • Independent research or internship experience.
  • Experience using ESRI and/or GlobalMapper software for significant projects.
  • Experience and aptitude for scripting languages (such as Tcl, Perl, Python).

As a small technology company, we offer a highly flexible work environment and many opportunities for professional growth and advancement. You will be working with nationally recognized leaders in the fields of simulation, 3D GIS, and spatial data processing.

Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes a complete benefits package, including a 401(K) plan.

Full-time applicants must be U.S. citizens or authorized to work in the U.S. Applicants must be willing to work in our Pittsburgh office.

TerraSim is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Please visit TerraSim’s Career Opportunities page for instructions on how to apply.