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Job Number:
633240
Job Category:
Intelligence Analysis
Location:
ST. LOUIS, MO US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time
Shift:
Rotating
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Description:
Leidos is seeking a Cartographer for our St. Louis, MO, customer.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
Must be able to demonstrate expertise and experience in geography, cartography and Geographic Information Systems (GIS), which includes skill in ArcGIS applications. Expertise and experience in creating shapefiles, geo-databases, and features. Knowledge of geospatial analysis software suites (GIS commercial software packages such as ArcGIS, ERDAS & SocetSet, including common office software to include spreadsheets, word processing) used by the customer to accomplish its mission. Knowledge of digital cartography, image processing, geographical information systems (GIS), geospatial production techniques and digital data formats. Expertise in research information gathering for the following sources: Primary legal documents that pertain to the delimitation, demarcation and maintenance of the boundary, including textual descriptions, coordinate lists, reports and accompanying maps. Native maps, secondary source maps, historic maps used for extraction and comparison. Mapping imagery for stereo and mono extraction at various resolutions using digital terrain elevation data sets.


Qualifications:
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Expertise in preparing source material for digitizing, attribution, digitizing boundaries from georeferenced and ortho-rectified sources, applying projection, datum, and coordinate transformations, georeferencing and ortho-rectifing source materials (maps, imagery) and extracting vectors from stereo imagery or elevation data. Understanding of customer products such as Controlled Image Base (CIB1), Topographic Line Maps (TLMs), Digital Nautical Charts, Digital Terrain Elevation Data (DTED), Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM), National Technical Means (NTM) including data retrieval and storage.
 
A bachelor degree in a field related to the support services may count for up to four years of this experience. A master degree in a field related to the support services may count for up to two additional years of this experience.

Active Top Secret Level Clearance with SCI Eligibility, Access and Investigation must appear in JPAS and be within scope (5 – Years).

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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