Targeting and GEOINT Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-15
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
20151
United States

Description

SAIC is seeking an experienced professional to join the National Security Group which provides specialized services in support of missions for a variety of Intelligence Community {IC) customers. We provide mission critical teams and solutions for national security related operations and strategies.

We are looking for a Targeting and Geospatial Analyst to conduct analysis and targeting utilizing multiple tools and platforms as well as the following:

  • Provide GIS data analysis consisting of data aggregation and pattern recognition.
  • Assign proper techniques and ways to study the object under observation in a proper way, i.e. choosing the proper devices for capturing, imaging details and the proper software tools to assess this real-time data in machine and human readable form.
  • Extract the relevant information from the overall geospatial data gathered from various sources, analyze and visualize this information and apply analysis methods to enhance this information and solve problems related to intelligence.
  • Provide the information in presentable form to suffice in various meetings or presentations.
  • Locate a specific location or person graphically to trace it easily by compiling and studying data gathered from various sources.
  • Undertake geo-coding, a process by which the geographic information is added to a file or database for further use in geographic information systems. 

Qualifications

  • Current/Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • 10+ years of experience in applying Targeting/GIS techniques and methods for the Intelligence Community, Federal Government, or state/local government
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, geography or have done a specialization course in relevant science like cartography.
  • Well versed with the software packages available for converting textual and graphics data to digital images.
  • Knowledge of basic cartographic techniques, well versed with computers, basic knowledge of handling latest GIS equipment, etc.
  • Good presentation skills to successfully meet with the customer several times to understand the project and data requirements.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills to apply gathered data in its right context in an extremely diverse set of environments.     

DESIRED:

  • Master's degree in computer science, engineering, geography or have done a specialization course in relevant science like cartography.
  • Previous experience supporting the USG customer

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