Geospatial Analyst-Sr Level
- Military veterans preferred
2020-02-04 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Reston Virginia 20190 United States
SAIC is seeking a Senior Geospatial Analyst to analyzes geographic information about the earth's surface and the objects found on it. This is a great opportunity to become Poly cleared!
This position will include the following:
Work with related GIS software and programs to create and maintain databases and/or maps that can be combined with geographically referenced data.
Meet with users to define data needs, project requirements, required outputs, or to develop applications.
Compile geographic data from a variety of sources including censuses, field observation, satellite imagery, aerial photographs, and existing maps.
Analyze spatial data for geographic statistics to incorporate into documents and reports.
Enter new map data through use of a digitizer or by direct input of coordinate information using the principles of cartography including coordinate systems, longitude, latitude, elevation, topography, and map scales.
Active TS/SCI and be willing/able to pass a Polygraph
Bachelors Science degree in
Geography or related discipline and ten (10) years or more experience.
Expert level experience working
with ArcGIS (primarily ArcMap, Spatial Analyst and ArcToolbox) and ERDAS
Expert level experience with
advanced geospatial and predictive modeling using ArcGIS and/or ERDAS
Imagine model builder
Experience with statistical
analysis to help identify best modeling practices
Experience with performing
overlay analysis to identify other data layers that are within proximity
to the outputs of geospatial suitability models
Experience with terrain
modeling with DTED/SRTM/HRTE elevation data
GIS/raster/vector data gathering through various IC Data Services
Experience with utilizing MIDB
to query and identifying information
Experience with imagery
ordering within NGDS or NES (now called Cedalion) and using Remote View to
perform image searches
Experience and comfort level
with helping others on how best to use the team's output data within
ArcGIS or Google Earth
Experience in creating
technical documents and SOPs describing analytical methodologies
Must have ability to identify
quick solutions to ad-hoc geospatial analysis requirements
Must process strong
communications skills; presentations to senior government officials may be
Must be comfortable in
communicating with other IC agencies to address analysis and/or data layer
Desired Qualifications - or The Cool Stuff You'll Learn!
Experience with working within
a Collection Requirements team to identify, collection gaps and provide
input to writing requirements in support of GEOINT, OSINT, SIGINT, HUMINT
3D modeling with ArcGIS
Experience with Python
scripting or Model Builder to help streamline routine tasks
ESRI ArcGIS Desktop
Professional Technical Certification (EADP)
Previously supported the
DIA within the last 5-years