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Geospatial Analyst, Journeyman

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Job Number:
652019
Job Category:
Geospatial Imagery
Location:
ARLINGTON, VA US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
None
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None
Description:
POSITION SUMMARY: 
Geospatial Analysts are responsible for investigating and incorporating new and/or improved geospatial industry practices into intelligence projects, operations research, and solution design. They focus on strategic initiatives integrating a range of data sources and technologies to develop demonstrable and repeatable spatial analytic workflows and products. As a Geospatial Analyst you will apply knowledge of ArcGIS, ESRI and Boundless/OpenGeo/QGIS suites of products while performing a range of geospatial analysis for an intelligence customer. The candidate should have a strong geospatial background and the ability to independently conduct research and initiate projects as they deem appropriate. The candidate must also have experience applying knowledge and quickly developing new knowledge of emerging technologies regarding open source (i.e., social media, deep web searches, big data analysis and bulk data harvesting).

Applicants must be U.S. Citizens who are capable of passing a background investigation.

Qualifications:
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 
The candidate will work directly with customers and team members and must be able to create, edit, research, evaluate, analyze, and fuse data from multiple sources and datasets to produce current and finished geospatial intelligence maps and other related products. You will prepare geospatial products and present intelligence assessments to customers and advise key leadership of intelligence issues and challenges as appropriate. You will exercise oral and written communication skills to collaborate and interact with analysts within the customer agency, military service components, and DoD and national-level intelligence agencies. In this position you will also assist in the development and documentation of analytical procedures, development and maintenance of geodatabases, and may be required to educate and demonstrate new methodologies and instruct on the use of advanced GIS applications.
 

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Active TS/SCI
  • Bachelors degree with at least 3 years of relevant experience or equivalent years of experience with geospatial analysis experience Knowledge and experience with digital cartography, image processing, computer technology, geographical information systems, (GIS), geospatial production techniques, remote sensing, and photogrammetry
  • Knowledge of and experience with most of the following: ArcGIS, ArcSDE, ArcView, ArcIMS, ArcTools, the Integrated Exploitation Capability (IEC) system, SocetSet, TerraExplorer/Builder, Remote View, ERDAS IMAGINE, MRSID, VB/VBA (or some other object oriented programming/scripting language), Oracle and other appropriate software to analyst geospatial data
  • Capability to read and understand intelligence issues , military affairs, and use GIS to develop Geospatial Intelligence reports and products to solve problems


ADDITIONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The successful candidate must be a self-starter and capable of working independently with minimal or no supervision and guidance
  • Candidate must be able to multitask and deliver quality products within specified timelines. Candidate should work well as part of a team.
 
 


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 will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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