Imagery Standards Engineer Job - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Springfield
Virginia
United States

Imagery Standards Engineer (Job Number:441018)

Description:



GEOINT Standards Developer - Imagery Standards (Expert)

Overall Assignment Description:

Work in collaboration with NSG & ASG community membership, international partners, and other members of the GEOINT & IT Standards Division to ensure current and updated standards content for still & motion imagery standards meet capability delivery dates for NGA & NSG initiatives and solution providers.

Duties Include:

- Responsible for providing specialized advice and assistance on complex technical projects. Is widely known in his/her field of expertise. Independently performs a variety of system analysis, design and/or engineering tasks that are broad and innovative in nature. Participates in national level steering and advisory groups, panels and committees. Advises/mentors technical personnel at all levels and reviews work for technical accuracy. Guides the strategic growth of scientific imagery programs.

- Serve as a Subject Mater Expert (SME) on development of Still and/or Motion Imagery Standards with the objective of facilitating compliance and interoperability through integration of NSG & ASG requirements while reducing technical and schedule risk in the following functional areas:

- Still Imagery standards including, but not exclusive to:

- NITF

- NITF Extensions (MIE4NITF, SIDD, SICD, etc.)

- NATO Imagery STANAGs (NSIF, for instance)

- Motion Imagery standards & phenomenologies including, but not exclusive to:

- Electro Optical (EO)

- Large Volume Motion Imagery (LVMI)/Wide Area Motion Imagery (WAMI)

- Infrared Motion Imagery Standards (IR)

- Multispectral Imaging (MSI)

- Hyper spectral imaging (HSI)

- Ensure current and future GEOINT standards will satisfy capability requirements at the programand strategic level across NGA, the NSG, and ASG.

- Develop capability based standards profiles & reference architectures to enable search, discovery, access, and retrieval, integrated intelligence, and advanced analytics are enabled.

Qualifications:

TYP

Skills and Experience:

Required:

- Bachelor’s degree in technical or scientific fields such as engineering, physics, mathematics, operations research, engineering management, Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
- Extensive experience with:

- Still Imagery collection, encoding, and operations

- Still Imagery standards & Tagged Record Extensions (TRE)
- Motion Imagery collection, encoding, and operations

- Motion imagery phenomenologies, such as:

- Electro Optical (EO)

- Large Volume Motion Imagery (LVMI)/Wide Area Motion Imagery (WAMI)Infrared Motion Imagery Standards (IR)

- Multispectral Imaging (MSI)

- Hyper spectral imaging (HSI)

- Imagery compression formats and metadata schemas Desired:

- Master’s degree in technical or scientific fields such as engineering, physics, mathematics, operations research, engineering management, Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.

- Extensive experience with:

- Still Imagery Standards and Extensions:

- NITF

- Tagged Record Extensions (TRE)

- Standards Extensions, such as:

- MIE4NITF

- SIDD

- SICD

- Motion imagery standards & phenomenologies, such as:

- Motion Imagery Standards Profile (MISP)

- Electro Optical (EO)

- Large Volume Motion Imagery (LVMI)/Wide Area Motion Imagery (WAMI)Infrared Motion Imagery Standards (IR)

- Multispectral Imaging (MSI)

- Hyper spectral imaging (HSI)

- Latest technological advancements in still/motion imagery & phenomenology, and their respective impacts to standards activities

ICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 15, 2018, 8:40:32 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-SPRINGFIELD
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time