Esri is the market leader in geographic information system (GIS) software development. The company’s technology shows people how to use geography and technology—think high-tech maps—to make the world work better, such as design more efficient cities, deliver clean water and electricity, fight crime, slow climate change, and stamp out disease. Esri employees come from all corners of the world, and they work together in small teams to make big things happen.
Employees are constantly motivated by the company’s lofty ambitions to shape the planet, and they appreciate the laid-back and relaxed work environment that accompanies this. Esri encourages collaboration among different teams and takes pride in an ethos of providing service. The overall atmosphere on the campus feels impassioned and community-oriented.
“The company’s flexibility eliminates unnecessary stress, which allows teams to share ideas and work on them freely,” says Vin Thomas, Program Manager for Online Support Resources.
Esri’s company campus in Redlands, CA is sunny, pastoral, and full of greenery. The energy surrounding the company offices is peaceful, and people are often biking and taking walks around the campus. Setting aside time for breaks and exercise is important to Esri employees, which is why they love to organize office sports leagues such as cricket or ice hockey.
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As an Editor for The Muse, Alyse is proud to prove that yes, English majors can change the world. She calls many places home, including Illinois where she grew up and the small town of Hamilton where she attended Colgate University, but she was born to be a New Yorker. In addition to being an avid writer, Alyse loves to dance, both professionally and while waiting for the subway.More from this Author