GIS Intern

Blue Raster
Added: February 26, 2024
At Blue Raster, we pride ourselves in developing interactive web and mobile mapping applications and tools that help our clients solve, clarify, and visualize many of the world's critical challenges. Since 2002, we've partnered at the senior level with leading global organizations, helping them share their unique stories through the powerful visual medium of interactive maps.


We are looking for a GIS Intern to join our team in Arlington, VA this summer. The ability to be onsite in the office 2+ days / week is desired. The successful candidate is comfortable working independently and collaborating with a team with a desire to continuously learn and teach others about the newest technical advancements. You'll work with a talented team to deliver engaging web and mobile mapping applications that have a direct impact on our clients and their global missions.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Working with internal and external clients to acquire and process, analyze, and visualize data
  • Data mining for existing, industry-standard datasets
  • Executing, contributing to and/or authoring scripts for complex analysis and task automation
  • Preparing GIS data for use in web mapping applications (especially ArcGIS Online & ArcGIS Enterprise)
  • Testing interactive web mapping applications and providing feedback to the development team
  • Creating, editing, publishing geospatial data through GIS services
  • Research and requirements gathering
  • Project write-ups and blog post support


  • Experience using ArcGIS Products including ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Keen interest in learning new technology (especially interactive web mapping applications)
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Coursework in Geography/GIS or related discipline; equivalent experience will be considered.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the United States


  • This is a paid internship.
  • Located in the vibrant, metro-accessible Court House neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia, Blue Raster offers a friendly work environment with training opportunities and support for personal and career growth. We also provide opportunities to work on a number of concurrent projects with clients from a variety of sectors, including Conservation, Health, Government, Global Affairs, and Education.
  • Our team is passionate about what we do, our clients, and how our work makes a positive impact on our world.

Apply now to join our team of exceptional people!

Pożądane umiejętności i doświadczenie

  • ArcGIS
  • Esri
  • GIS