- Contact: Terra Cox
- 1160 De Verde Court
Newbury Park, CA 91320
- Phone: 805-277-4705
- Website: www.vsolvit.com
Internship Job Description
VSolvIT is a small technology services provider that specializes in providing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and general information technology support. An Intern would “wear lots of hats” and be exposed to a variety of GIS and related technology projects. Projects revolve around helping clients with their business needs, and using GIS technology for mapping and analysis. For instance, one project examined the distribution of cancer rates and helped a client in the pharmaceutical industry find candidates for a clinical trial.
Internships are typically unpaid; however VSolvIT does provide training if needed and provides a rich opportunity for Interns to gain some ‘real world’ project experience.
GIS training through ESRI Virtual Campus. VsolvIT will help train the Intern on other needed technology, if needed.
Please Describe Required Experience, Knowledge, Other Requirements:
The work requires a mix of computer science and GIS knowledge; candidates should have these basics. Ideal candidates possess knowledge of Database concepts and the software development life cycle. VsolvIT is looking for candidates who are motivated, want to be challenged, and want to learn. Candidates can be working towards their Bachelors’ or Masters’ Degree.
Offers Flexible Hours? (Evenings, Weekend)
Preferred Work Schedule
Summer: 20-25 hours/wk. Other: 12-20 hours/wk.
Offers Summer Internships?
VSolvIT is based in the Thousand Oaks area, and currently has Interns from other local Universities. Initially Interns would be expected to work at the main office. However, once the intern gained experience and self-sufficiency, it may be possible to work remotely.