Propeller is on a mission to take the guesswork out of moving dirt - reducing wasted fuel, time and money.

We do this through the power of maps. Our customers capture an accurate 3D version of their worksite with drones so they can understand and improve it. Over 10,000 worksites around the world use Propeller to track and manage their machines, plans and materials digitally, leading to better, faster and less wasteful decisions.

Everyone at Propeller is empowered to approach, own, and solve problems creatively. We’re 100% about impact, 0% about ego and challenge ourselves to improve in everything we do. We take being a great place to work seriously and are proud to be recognized as a Fast Company and BuiltIn Best Place to Work. You can learn more about us on Glassdoor.

Your Mission

You’ll be helping Propeller to transform the way worksites around the world use drone data. You'll play a critical role in a rapidly growing, high-tech startup, solving real problems every day - and having fun while you're at it.

As a Junior GIS Specialist, you will help the team process data for Propeller’s growing customer base while maintaining our standards of accuracy. You’ll make sure we empower every one of our customers to accurately manage and measure their site, at the same time, helping our customers get fast, accurate data that they can trust.

About You

You are excited about cool technology like drone surveying. You'll have a background in geospatial information, have expertise in remote sensing, and coordinate systems. You’ll also have an understanding of photogrammetry and are interested in processing photogrammetric data into topographic maps.

You are passionate about helping customers solve their problems and delivering a high-quality customer experience.

You are a team player and enjoy working closely with others on the Data Success team, as well as many teams in Propeller around the globe. This will include our product gurus, software engineering experts, and an incredible sales team.

Your Skills

  • You have experience with GIS, remote sensing, photogrammetry, point clouds, ground control points, and surveying
  • Knowledge of coordinate systems
  • Basic working knowledge in programming
  • You have a degree in GIS or Surveying
  • You preferably have at least 1-2 years experience in a similar role, but fresh graduates are also welcome to apply
  • You have a helpful, can-do attitude, with excellent collaborative skills

Bonus points for personal experience with, or working knowledge of:

  • Traditional or drone-based surveying experience
  • Background in GPS
  • Familiarity with the construction, mining, waste management, and aggregates industries would be a great advantage

Responsibilities

  • Process survey data for our customers and produce high-quality outputs while maintaining our standards of quality and accuracy
  • Communicate and be the point of contact for technical data issues to our customers and internally within the team at Propeller
  • Effectively identify when to report or escalate issues with the processing pipeline to our developers, and do so when necessary
  • You are a fast learner and can adapt to a constantly changing environment

About us

We are 100% about impact and 0% about ego, with everyone here being encouraged to solve their problems creatively, listen to one another and to never stop learning. We work for our collective success, and we welcome you to learn more about us on Glassdoor.

Propeller is for everyone, so come as you are. We’re open humans who champion diversity, equity, and inclusion.

We offer our employees:

  • Employee share options
  • Professional development benefits; we embrace the journey & practice our passions.
  • Monthly internet allowance
  • Paid main & secondary parental leave policies
  • HMO gold medical insurance
  • Paid vacation time