Intern - Web GIS

Title: Intern – Web GIS

Position Description:

The intern is responsible for the development of web-based GIS for water quality and water supply network in the city. This intern position requires a strong understanding of modern web design and development practices in the context of tabular and spatial data presentation. The intern works closely with other Technology teams of Thakur International, Kathmandu, Nepal and Environment and Information Technology Centre – UITZ, Berlin, Germany to deliver innovative and quality solutions.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design user interface and technical infrastructure for web based products and services
  • Create and maintain technical specifications for web based products and services
  • Publish and consume web GIS services using ArcGIS Server, GeoServer, or similar large-scale map server deployment
  • Participate actively in the design, development, and management of associated RDBMSs
  • Interact regularly with GIS Engineers and GIS Analysts to ensure that web presentation of data is consistent with internal databases and their processes and methods
  • Build tools and processes in conjunction with other engineering and product teams for the on-time, quality release of data products, services, and applications
  • Evaluate and recommend different platforms as they become available, both commercial and open source

Educational requirement

  • Education: BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering, Geoinformatics, Geography or a related field

Skills to have or, interested to learn:

  • Experience with web design and development, including HTML, CSS
  • Experience with web scripting languages and technologies such as Javascript, PHP, Silverlight, FLEX, AJAX, jQuery, SOAP, REST, XML, JSON, etc.
  • Experience with spatial RDBMSs, especially PostgreSQL/PostGIS and also SQL Server, Oracle Spatial, etc.
  • Experience with Java, C# .NET or equivalent language preferred
  • Experience using Esri GIS tools with associated programming and scripting preferred

Internships at TIIPL

An intern could specialize with his/her topic in the field of Water Science, Hydrogeology, Remote sensing and GIS, Environmental Sciences, Web Technology, GeoInformatics, Telecommunication, Business, Marketing and Sales, Publishing and Printing, Human Resources Management etc.

Real experience in real teams

There’s nothing more valuable to you than working on real projects, carrying out a real role and integrating fully into a team. So you’ll apply to and join a specific division. That division is where you will benefit from further learning events, presentations, meetings and networking opportunities.

Extra opportunities

We’ll throw many your way – all designed to build your skills and experience. In Wealth and Management, for instance, you will tackle The Pursuit, our specially created internship challenge, which gives you the opportunity to pitch to the project. Or, you may be set an objective to initiate meetings with our team coordinator. You’ll be given a special project to complete, the results of which you’ll present to a manager.

How we’ll reward you

We will provide working place, office stationary and necessary equipments along with plenty of recognition for your achievements.

Locations

Where you work depends on which programme you join – and some roles are in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Internships duration

Internship  program could vary from 8 weeks to 6 months. The programme starts with a short training course where you’ll gain skills, network with other interns/team leaders and build your understanding of the project in the industry.

How to apply? : Send your complete CV with contact details and expected salary at career@uiz.eu or,  pdjkth@gmail.com .