City of San José
DEPARTMENT: Public Works
DIVISION: Engineering Services-Technology Services Section
TERM OF ASSIGNMENT: beginning February 2013
HOURS PER WEEK: Flexible
INTERN SUPERVISOR: Vicky Gallardo and Harsh Gautam
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The Department of Public Works is responsible for delivering capital improvement projects for a wide variety of City facilities and infrastructure, maintaining City facilities and fleet assets, facilitating and regulating development activities, and providing animal care and services.
The department is committed to high-quality service, partnering with the community, and providing an excellent environment in which to work. We strive to constantly demonstrate the City values of Integrity, Innovation, Excellence, Collaboration, Respect, and Celebration, and seek employees who do the same.WHY WITH US?
The Department of Public Works is looking for a student in Computer Science or GIS courses that is willing to work on a student project to develop an interactive map for viewing Capital Improvement Projects. You will gain practical experience and exposure by developing applications that support the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) team.POSITION DESCRIPTION & DUTIES
- Creating services-driven web applications using Python
- Experience creating database-driven web applications
- Familiarity with Google Map and ArcGIS Online APIs
- Experience with traditional GIS systems (e.g., Esri) is desirable
- Ability to work collaboratively and productively in a small team