Jacobs Photogrammetrist-Compiler in Denver, Colorado



The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Job Summary:

Jacobs has an exciting opportunity to hire a Photogrammistrist to support their Denver, CO office. This is an entry level position and not eligible for relocation. Local candidates will be given preference. Candidates must be able to work in the US without current or future sponsorship needs.

  • Compile planimetric and DTM data from stereo aerial imagery.

  • Create digital orthophotography.

  • Manage CAD files and related data.

  • Provide technical analysis of imagery and photogrammetric mapping data.

  • Perform quality reviews of their work and the work of others.

  • Cross train in other remote sensing disciplines.

  • Adhere to policies, procedures, standards, specifications and regulations defined by law, clients, Jacobs and industry practice.

  • Preserve and enhance the Jacobs brand through job knowledge and technical excellence.

  • Collaborate with a multi-discipline geospatial team.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma is required.

  • Bachelor’s or associate’s degree in applicable field preferred.

  • Minimum of 1 year of photogrammetrist experience is required

  • Proficiency with CAD operations, drafting procedures and geometric construction is preferred.

  • Experience with Bentley MicroStation preferred.

  • Experience performing flight planning and aerial triangulation preferred.

  • Experience developing CAD standards and processes and mentoring teammates preferred.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software suite (Excel, Word, & etc.) preferred.

  • Understanding of geometry, trigonometry, algebra and basic math preferred.

  • Experience with the following disciplines preferred: surveying, laser scanning, remote sensing, LiDAR, CAD, GIS, geophysics, or subsurface utilities.

  • Proven ability to compile planimetric and DTM data from stereo aerial imagery is required.

  • Must be team player possessing strong communication, planning and organizational skills is required.

  • Must be a self-starter and require minimal supervision is required.

  • Working knowledge of computers is required.

  • Good social and communication skills is required.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Denver

Req ID: BI 0003YR