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Geospatial Targeting Officer

Geospatial Targeting Officer

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Radiant Solutions has several potential openings at a customer location for Geospatial Targeting Officers in a Northern Virginia location. These are full-time customer-site positions providing support to a US Government agency.


The Company:


Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit


Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most. Our purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. No company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems. Radiant Solutions is divided into three mission areas: Sensor and Ground Modernization, Data to Insight and Agile Intelligence.  


To be qualified you must be a US Citizen and must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph.




General Summary


  • The positions will be supporting technical and geospatial targeting efforts for the USG.  The work is supporting the highest levels of the U.S. Government’s Intelligence and Policymaking communities.
  • These positions will focus on geospatial modeling, GIS, all source and technical intelligence analysis, and geospatial data analysis for targeting purposes.  
  • Individuals will be responsible for identifying and developing targeting leads, performing analysis, and disseminating findings through cables and targeting packages.
  • They will identify relationships, patterns, trends, indicators and warnings among multiple streams of classified and unclassified data.
  • This is an excellent opportunity for anyone wishing to join a very exciting and personally rewarding mission. 


Required Qualifications:


Must have experience in one or more of the applications listed, or equivalent applications, and meet the requirements.

  • Experience with geospatial and GIS software and methodologies such as ArcGIS, QGIS, and Google Earth
  • Familiarity with cable writing, classified data sources, targeting tools and methods
  • Ability to communicate well orally and in written products

To be qualified you MUST be a US Citizen and MUST have an ACTIVE TS/SCI with Polygraph