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Geospatial Analyst

Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
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Defense

The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


Responsibilities

The Geospatial Analyst is responsible for conducting all-source analytic production to provide full spectrum GEOINT to discover, research, analyze, and deliver direct intelligence support to the military, policymakers, and the Intelligence Community. Applies intelligence analytical tradecraft practices to conduct geospatial analysis of objects, networks, and persons using geospatial tools, methodologies, spatial-temporal data, imagery, social and physical sciences. Exploits imagery, vector, and other data types to include non-geospatially correlated data to locate, identify, and map objects in the spatial domain. Works with cartographers in the production of a variety of geospatial products in compliance with associated specifications and client supplied requirements. Provides analysis on terrain mapping, route planning, and maritime geospatial activity. Responsibilities include extracting and/or acquiring geospatial information, derivative information and multi-INT data for analysis, visualization and modeling. Provides situational awareness to analysts and supports operationally-focused team members. Use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) expertise to develop intelligence reports and products to solve key intelligence questions. Responsible for the creation and maintenance of project data, imagery manipulation (including generation of stereo pairs), ensuring that backups are made of all data on a daily basis, performing in-process quality checks (IQC) on own work and as well as others and generating plots of vector data/contours for QC and display purposes. Requires experience in imagery-based cartography, photo interpretation, photogrammetry and/or other geospatial applications.

Specific Responsibilities include:

  • Utilize GIS tools, databases, and websites to collect, analyze, maintain and store geospatial data to produce reports and graphics.
  • Choose the proper devices and TTPs for capturing, imaging details and the proper software tools to assess this real-time data in machine and human readable form.
  • Analyze and visualize intelligence information from geospatial data from various sources, and apply analysis methods to enhance information and solve problems.
  • Add geographic information to intelligence information for use in geographic information systems
  • Provide Geospatial support to Information Operations support for briefings, planning teams, working groups, and events.
  • Write reports and give briefs; coordinate and synchronize Information Operations related capabilities.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in computer science engineering, geography or have done a specialization course in relevant science like cartography.
  • At least Eight years experience in conducting analysis and open source research supporting DoD or IC customer, Plus;
    1. Demonstrated experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) tools and techniques and working with a broad range of GIS data formats
    2. Demonstrated experience Cartographic techniques, imagery exploitation software, computer technology, and the latest GIS equipment.
  • Demonstrated experience with using Environmental System Research Institute (ESRI) products developing applications in Aeronautical Reconnaissance Coverage (ARC) GIS using ArcObjects or MapObjects; modeling with ArcSDE (Spatial Database Engine); GIS Server or ArcIMS (Internet Map Server) site development, implementations and maintenance.
  1. Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving, presentation skills, and verbal and written communication skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated leadership supporting open source research and strong proficiency in IO Planning
  • Eight years experience in conducting analysis and open source research supporting DoD or IC customer with at least a portion of the experience within the last two years.
  • Ten or more years active duty military, civilian or contractor performance working in Information Operations.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-09-20 Expires: 2020-10-20

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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