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General Geospatial Analyst - Multiple Levels

General Geospatial Analyst - Multiple Levels

ID 
2017-1696
# of Openings 
5
Job Location 
US-VA-Springfield
Posted Date 
3/16/2017

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Overview

 

MDA Information Systems LLC has potential openings in the Springfield, VA area for Geospatial Analysts at multiple experience levels. 

The Company: MDA Information Systems LLC is a major supplier of weather information and geospatial intelligence. The firm serves a diverse client base including commercial and governmental organizations in agriculture, energy, defense, and civilian government.

 

MDA is an industry leader in earth observation remote sensing technology and image processing. We build satellite ground systems that enable users to acquire and process imagery from the most sophisticated Earth-observing satellites in the world: much of the satellite imagery that you see on Google Maps was generated by our software!

 

 

MDA Information Systems LLC offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance. MDA Information Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

 

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

 

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Responsibilities

  • Apply knowledge and experience using geospatial analytic methodologies and principles to understand intelligence issues.
  • Demonstrate understanding of GIS technology, spatial thinking, remote sensing, and intelligence issues to create information, characterize events, and discover relationships and trends.
  • Successful candidates will work closely with other analysts, government task leads and analysts, and Project Managers.

Qualifications

 

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Bachelor’s degree in geography or related field
  • Experience with geospatial software such as ArcGIS, QGIS, Erdas IMAGINE, ENVI, SocetSet/SocetGXP, etc.
  • Functional knowledge of ArcGIS desktop, geodatabase structure and capabilities, projections and other GIS techniques
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in cartography, GIS, spatial modeling
  • Knowledge of best practices for data standards, data management, data quality
  • Ability to read and understand intelligence issues, military affairs, and use geospatial applications to develop products, services and reports to solve complex Intelligence problems.
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Attended either the Geospatial Intelligence Training Program or equivalent.

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