The Geospatial Analyst will be responsible for the collection, generation, and correction of project-specific Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) data to include both raster and vector data types for use in Modeling and Simulation (M&S) systems and standard and experimental environmental standards models and architectures. The analyst will also be responsible for storage and management of data in accordance with on site workflow and logical data management standards.
The candidate shall be a certified GIS Analyst or equivalent and have received formal training from an accredited institution. Proof of successful completion of a certification program is required. Candidate shall also possess an active SECRET Clearance or be able to qualify for and maintain same.
Minimum Skill Requirements:
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- GIS Analyst/Technician Certificate from an accredited institution
- Demonstrated familiarity with ESRI ArcGIS ArcInfo (ArcView) 9.x (or later).
- Demonstrated familiarity with ESRI ArcGIS ArcInfo extensions to include Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst.
- Strong working knowledge of GIS concepts to include datum, projection systems, vector data analysis, ortho-rectification, remote sensing fundamentals, current geospatial data models, geospatial transformation, data generation techniques, geo-database creation and management, and applicable data interoperability standards.
- Demonstrated familiarity with Microsoft Office products.
- Solid communication skills.
Preferred Skill Requirements:
- Associates Degree (or higher) in Geography, GIS, IT or similar discipline a plus.
- Familiarity with advanced IT concepts a plus.
- 2yrs of academic or industry experience as GIS Analyst a plus.
- Demonstrated familiarity of ERDAS Imagine or other similar raster production and analysis software a plus.
- Prior military or operational support experience a plus.
Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
U.S. Citizenship Required.
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