As member of research team, conducts economic and demographic research related to housing, financial services and mortgage markets, and home improvement markets for Harvard’s nationally recognized housing research center. Preference given to those with a Master’s Degree in economics, public policy, urban planning, or related field, with 1 – 2 years research experience. Bachelor’s Degree with 2+ years of research experience also considered. Must have experience with statistical software packages such as SAS and/or STATA. Strong analytical and oral and written communication skills; interest in housing and/or demography; and experience with ArcGIS mapping software strongly preferred. Apply on-line at http://employment.harvard.edu/, please reference Req. #27381BR
AIR Worldwide (AIR) is the scientific leader and most respected provider of risk modeling software and consulting services. As GIS Product Analyst/Mapping specialist, you will be responsible for crafting the spatial analytics design into our next generation product. This includes getting the requirements for spatial analytics from stakeholders as well as defining the interactive analytics that will be one of the cornerstones of our product. Experience with ArcGIS and its various extensions, such as Spatial Analyst; Microsoft Excel; Microsoft Access. Ability to manage spatial data with focus on data QA/QC. Experience with mapping technologies such as Google Earth/Map, Bing map, etc. Bachelor of Science. 1+ years mainly in QA and spatial data management. For the complete listing, click here
AIR Worldwide (AIR), a member of the Verisk Insurance Solutions group at Verisk Analytics, is the scientific leader and most respected provider of risk modeling software and consulting services. You will be working in GIS analysis team in developing mapping and spatial analytic features in AIR next generation application. You will be developing mapping data layers, GIS mapping user interface and web services with Microsoft .Net 4.0 C#, WPF/WCF, ESRI ArcGIS and WPF toolkit. You will be developing map data, databases and metadata generation as well as tools to process geo data. 3+ year of software development experiences with object-oriented programming languages. 2+ years of geo data processing and map data development experience with GIS tools. 2+ years of GIS application development experiences in C#, Java or other programming language. For the complete listing, click here.
Our Bodies Ourselves, a nonprofit women’s health education and advocacy organization, seeks an intern or work-study student to work 8-12 hours per week on a variety of social media and communications tasks. The internship can be done either onsite at the OBOS office in Cambridge or off site. The position is open beginning fall or winter 2012. Applicants should have strong organizational and oral/written communication skills and experience with social media and online activism. For more information, visit: http://www.ourbodiesourselves.org/about/webintern.asp