Geospatial Analyst Job
Leidos - Alexandria, VA

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Geospatial Analyst (Job Number: 333321)

Description:
We currently have an opportunity for a Geospatial Analyst. The candidate will be responsible for the processing of GPS/IMU, LIDAR and EO sensor data from a raw format to final products and disseminations support to the Army Buckeye program in the Afghanistan theater of operation. This entails analyzing raw data off of the sensors to ensure that the data was collected properly, processing GPS trajectories, performing cleanup algorithms, registering data, managing data and conducting QA/QC to ensure that it is accurate and a reliable product.

Provide support and troubleshooting of potential hardware/software issues that might arise. Candidate will work on small cohesive teams, in these theaters as well as on larger teams in the Springfield Office. Selected candidates will be required achieve and maintain deployable status to perform rotations to theater of operation at a minimum of 4 months per rotation. Longer rotations can be worked out at the candidate’s request. Candidate will have a working understanding of the collection and processing of tactical imagery and LIDAR data to ensure the best and most accurate user product. Candidate should have a background in working with military customers and production of products related to the Military Decision Making Process. Should be a self starter that works well with small teams as well as individually. Candidate must be able to obtain a Top Secret security clearance and pass a deployment physical.

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience (four years). The successful candidate

will have a minimum of five years relevant skill experience including the following: knowledge and experience with digital cartography, image processing, and computer technology; knowledge of geographical information systems, geospatial production techniques, and NGA digital data formats; knowledge of and experience with GIS commercial-off the-shelf applications software, particularly ESRI ArcGIS, ArcView, ERDAS Imagine/LPS, SOCET SET, etc.

Leidos Overview: Leidos is an applied solutions company focused on markets that are seeing converging business and technological trends, and address basic, enduring human needs: defense and national security, health and life sciences, and energy, engineering and infrastructure. The Company's approximately 20,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and commercial health and engineering markets.

Job Posting: Sep 26, 2013, 3:17:51 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-ALEXANDRIA

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: Yes, 50% of the time

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time

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