Jason Ruen is the Systems Engineering Manager at HERE's global production facility in Fargo. He leads a team of Systems Engineers in the development of tools and processes utilized in digital mapping projects and is also responsible for the execution of corporate technology initiates. He has been employed with HERE for over 15 years in a variety of capacities including Geographer, Project Leader and Production Engineer. Prior to working at HERE, Jason was employed as a Wellsite Geologist in the Williston Basin oilfields of North Dakota and Montana. Jason is a 1997 graduate of North Dakota State University where he received his B.S. in Geology.