Career

GIS Analyst

I prepare maps & data for oil clients to help drive million dollar deals.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Science
Technology
Communicating / Sharing Stories

Day to Day

When business is good- it's just task by task, constantly juggling and prioritizing as things come across my inbox. I never know what each day will bring, but there are deadlines for each request and they need to worked without error and proper documentation.

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

You must love to learn and improve to be good in this type of job. Spare time is spent learning new tricks. Building models and scripts to run large tasks while not at the computer is a huge time saver. Things like this can really make a difference in my ability to turn around high quality projects in a quick manner.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"You might take a job that seems promising but in fact, it is a 'dead-end'. "You should stay at the job for at least three years. Companies like loyalty." "If you want to land your dream job you have to show you can persist through the years.""

Challenges I Overcame

Working mother / Single mother