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Aeronautical Chart Specialist

Aeronautical Chart Specialist

ID 
2017-1852
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
US-MI-Ann Arbor
Posted Date 
10/16/2017

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Overview

Overview

Radiant Solutions Ann Arbor, MI is seeking multiple Aeronautical Chart Specialists for work in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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 www.maxar.com.

 

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.  

 

 

Radiant Solutions 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. Radiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

General Summary

The Aeronautical Chart Specialist duties shall include, but are not limited to, converting worldwide aeronautical data into digital and graphic formats for use in flight operations. You will receive extensive training in digital flight procedure coding and aeronautical chart production to the required specifications.

To be qualified, you must be a US Citizen and must be able to obtain a TS/SCI US Security Clearance.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze and evaluate aeronautical chart products and aeronautical information publications
  • Create and maintain digital procedure coding for terminal instrument fight procedures and aeronautical chart products
  • Maintain a good working knowledge of international aeronautical and flight procedure practices.
  • Ensure all production quality processes are complied with at all times. 
  • Coordinate with team to ensure any required data corrections or non-conformances are properly resolved
  • Contribute as a team member with the production and updating of aeronautical charts.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical, aviation, geographic information systems, or other related field of study
  • Air navigation and aviation industry experience is desirable but not essential
  • Interest in the aviation industry a definite asset
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency
  • Strong time management, multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to perform detail-oriented tasks