Careers at Esri


Internship Program Spring 2024
Start a GIS Career with Perspective


Ref. №: Intern2024

Geographic information systems are one of the 3 most dynamically developing and promising technologies in the world. They find application in every field.

Esri GIS software enables government institutions, private businesses, the NGO sector and academia to work more efficiently. With GIS, they optimize their processes, take advantage of global innovations to reduce their costs and provide better quality and modern services.

With this internship program, we provide an opportunity to work with the latest globally established GIS technologies in a professional business environment and rich opportunities for career development.

Esri Bulgaria Internship

Our passion to improve the quality of life and sustainable development of the society we live in through the power of Geographic Information Systems is at the heart of everything we do.

A team atmosphere is important to us. The environment in the company is informal and friendly, but we expect you to give your best and show that your work matters. You will work with a wide range of the latest technologies and we actively encourage their innovative application by you.

You will have access to training that allows you to develop skills and increase your knowledge of GIS and the Esri platform. At the same time, guided by a mentor, you will learn “on the fly”, working on ongoing company projects and really contributing to our overall success.

For our spring program, we will be hiring interns for the following positions:

- Software development

The development of complex Geographical Information Systems in our team is based on the latest global Esri GIS APIs/SDKs in combination with globally established technologies, development environments, protocols and databases.

You will be involved in the development of web, desktop and/or mobile GIS applications that are used by our clients in a variety of fields – from spatial planning and environment, to healthcare, infrastructure, security and transport.

To do this, you must have basic software development skills and analytical thinking with a focus on finding solutions. You should be familiar with the basics of Geographic Information Systems and be willing to learn in depth the principles of software development and the tools that the Esri platform provides.

- GIS and databases

As part of our team, you will use the rich tools of ArcGIS software to create, process and analyze geographic databases. You will process and transform data, including between different structures and projections. You will work with images, 2D, 3D and temporal data. Applying the capabilities of ModelBuilder and Python in an ArcGIS environment, you will produce models for automated processing.

The role also includes working with the analytical functions in ArcGIS to produce spatial, network and statistical analyses. You will map the resulting products for use in a variety of environments – web, desktop or mobile.

To do this, you must have basic database skills and analytical thinking with a focus on details. You should be familiar with the basics of Geographic Information Systems and be willing to learn in depth the capabilities of the Esri platform for working with geographic databases and analyses.

- Marketing

As part of our marketing team, you will use the means of digital marketing, social networks and your effective communication skills to provoke and motivate our target audience to engage more deeply with the Esri brand and the values we stand for.

You will create content for the various marketing channels, presenting our products and services in an exciting and useful way for the audience. You will work on a variety of marketing campaigns and create effective landing pages and web content. Using the vast wealth of Esri resources, you will adapt global product and sector marketing campaigns to the needs of the Bulgarian market.

For this purpose, you must have basic knowledge and skills in the field of digital marketing and social networks. You should be able to create quality, visually arresting and engaging content. Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems would be an advantage, but even if you don’t have it, it’s enough to show a willingness to learn in depth about the various Esri products and solutions and their rich application possibilities.

Program parameters:
The internship has a duration of 3 months, with a weekly commitment of 24 working hours in remote or hybrid form. As an intern at Esri Bulgaria, you will receive a monthly salary, as well as:

- Training and support;
- Working with a mentor with extensive professional experience;
- Work on real projects;
- Irreplaceable practical experience and visible results of your efforts;
- Friendly atmosphere and authentic company culture;
- Possibility of work after the internship.

Period of implementation: 01.03.2024 – 31.05.2024

Application deadline for Software development and GIS and databases: 07.01.2024

Application deadline for Marketing: 21.01.2024

Selection Process:
- Cover letter
- Online interview
- Test in remote form based on pre-provided reading materials.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to, quoting Ref. No. Intern2024 and which position you are applying for.

All applications will be treated confidentially.

In connection with the policy of Esri Bulgaria Ltd. for the protection of personal data, we undertake to confidentially process the personal data that you send us in connection with the application for this advertisement. In order to take steps to consider your application, we will review the information you have submitted and, if you are suitable for the position, we will contact you at the contacts you have provided. When we determine that you are unsuitable, we will delete your personal data within 1 week. If we consider that you are a good fit for our organization, but there is currently no open position for you, we will retain your personal data based on our legitimate interest in recruiting and hiring employees who have expressed an interest in us, for the period for which you have expressed a desire , and if you have not specified one – for a period of up to 6 /six/ months.

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