Evan Klauda (B.S. Geography 2011) and Andrew Homka (B.S. Geography
2015), Penn State alumni from TerraSim, will be at the career fair on
Wednesday, Feb 10 at booth B-13. TerraSim is looking for candidates for
summer internship GIS positions. Stop by their booth for information
about the positions and company.
Here's what they're looking for:
We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a strong academic
background utilizing geospatial data for analysis and visualization. The
successful applicant will work with TerraSim database engineers, who
provide the balance to the software team and focus on product use and
application. You will work with our TerraTools and Souce Data
Preparation software suites to give input on software product design,
test software, and write documentation. Tasks can range from testing
targeted parts of the software to creating and documenting use cases
using real-world geospatial data. The following are integral to this
* Excellent academic preparation in GIS, geography, and other related
* Excellent writing and communication skills, including writing
technical documentation and delivering oral presentations.
* Experience using ESRI and/or GlobalMapper GIS software for significant
* Experience and/or aptitude for scripting languages (such a Tcl, Perl,
Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree
program in geography or a related field and must currently have Junior
or higher standing.
As a small, Pittsburgh-based technology company, we offer a highly
flexible work environment and many opportunities for professional growth
and advancement. At TerraSim, you will be working with nationally
recognized leaders in the computer generation of 3D modeling and
simulation environments and geospatial data processing.
Applicants will be working from our Pittsburgh office and must be U.S.
citizens or authorized to work in the U.S. Only foreign nationals
currently studying in the U.S. with current F-1 practical training visas
will be considered.
For more details, see
For more information about TerraSim, see http://www.terrasim.com/