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GIS Analyst Intern

DESCRIPTION

About Starry:

Starry is reinventing how people connect to the internet. Our mission focuses on two things — first, on being an internet service provider committed to simplicity, transparency, and delight, and second, on providing high-speed internet to underserved communities both locally, nationally and globally. We approach our mission with a cutting-edge wireless technology, user experience designed to delight, and a diverse and intellectually curious company culture.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop the acquisition, mapping, and geospatial analysis of municipal datasets across U.S. markets
  • Perform quality control of GIS data, including review of data for completeness and accuracy, data scrubbing, and identifying and correcting errors or omissions in the data
  • Create clear and sharp thematic maps used in presentations and reports
  • Propose new mapping techniques to process and visualize data more efficiently
  • Document sources and process of data acquisition for each jurisdiction and market
  • Extract demographic information of the underlying population and potential customers, and assist in market optimization studies

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience using MapInfo or ArcGIS databases and mapping
  • Ability to build tools and manipulate datasets using Python and SQL
  • Understanding of key concepts and principles of geospatial data management, database structure, geoprocessing, and cartographic design
  • Municipal experience with city or state datasets especially related to property

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Geography, or GIS-related field
  • Knowledge of legal land use and descriptions; GIS and databases related to city planning and operations; commercial and residential real estate
  • Diverse geographic experience across Top 20 U.S. metropolitan markets

 

Happy Interneting!

Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.