GIS Career and Jobs

Articles covering issues relating to developing a career in GIS including interview preparation, educational background, and ongoing professional development. Also listed are GIS job resources.

Tips for Leading a Remote Team during Covid-19

Jeffrey Skahill with Quantum Spatial shares some strategies he uses to successfully lead a remote team.

April 1, 2020

GIS Job Description Survey

Below is a quick GIS job survey to understand what GIS professionals do in their respective industries.

January 15, 2020

GIS in Academia and Beyond Map Dashboard

Developed by Black Girls MAPP, a networking group that "connects and empowers women of color in the field of GIS",…

January 12, 2020

Women in GIS Networking Groups

Web sites with information specifically regarding peer support for women in GIS.

February 3, 2020

Women in Geospatial Launches a Career Mentorship Program

The Women in Geospatial professional networking group has opened up applications for its inaugural career mentorship program.

August 30, 2019

Children’s Book: “Lindsey the GIS Specialist”

The next time a child asks you to explain what GIS is, you might want to read them this online…

March 19, 2019

GIS Summer 2019 Internship Opportunities

A couple of innovative summer programs with GIS opportunities that are available each year are Azavea's Summer of Maps and…

February 26, 2019

GIS Job Listing Sites

Looking for a job in the GIS field? One of the first places to start a search for a GIS…

March 29, 2019

GIS Job Descriptions

Find user submitted job descriptions for a range of GIS job levels organized by industry.

January 21, 2020

How Much Do GIS Jobs Pay?

Your potential salary as a GIS professional is going to vary depending on several factors such as the location of…

June 19, 2018