Archived Wisconsin Geospatial Jobs

Summer 2022 Geographic Information Systems Intern (Remote)

American Family Insurance

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Location: Madison, WI
Type: Internship
Posted: 10/27/2021
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
Payrate: $21-$31/hour
More Information: GIS Intern

As a GIS intern you will help support cloud hosted GID applications. The Enterprise GIS team is comprised of 10 individuals with a wide variety of skills/support, including: AWS API’s, AWS RDS, Geocoding, Java, Python, Spatial Data Transformations, ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro, and ArcGIS Portal.

Primary Accountabilities & Skills:

  • Geospatial data science
  • Cloud experience (AWS)
  • Programming in Python or R
  • Knowledge of broader spatial analytic methodologies
  • Knowledge of open source GIS packages
  • Develop an understanding of American Family’s business environments, corporate culture and structure to support work initiatives.
  • Maintain work efficiency and respond positively to a changing environment.
  • Open to and supports new ideas, systems and procedures. Generate creative ideas and actions in response to changing situations.
  • Adjust strategies or tactics in situations where the current approaches are ineffective.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills Requirements

  • Demonstrated experience providing customer-driven solutions, support or service
  • Basic analytical skills.
  • Basic knowledge and experience working within a team environment.
  • Basic knowledge of developing and managing project work.


  • Working towards a degree in Geographic Information Systems (must be in pursuit of degree)
  • Pursuing post-secondary education in a related major to the internship.