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Geospatial Analyst (Rotator - Home of Record)

Company: Leidos
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionJob Description:Buckeye is seeking Geospatial Analysts to collect, process, and disseminate high-resolution 3D geospatial information working with LiDAR data and electro-optical imagery in a production environment at OCONUS locations. Our Geospatial Analysts only work while in training status or on a deployment rotation supporting CONUS or OCONUS missions. All other times they are on leave without pay (LWOP). Average deployment rotations are 3-4 months OCONUS followed by 3-4 months on LWOP. Training will be primarily conducted in Northern Virginia but relocation is not required for this position. This position is only open to current Buckeye team members.Primary Responsibilities

  • Understand the collection and processing of tactical and wide area mapping imagery and LiDAR
  • Ensure proper collection of data for accuracy and quality
  • Process raw LiDAR and electro-optical data to final products
  • Color balance and orthorectify imagery, mosaic imagery into seamless maps
  • Process GPS trajectories, edit LiDAR point clouds, and create digital elevation models
  • Perform QA/QC and ensure proper data management
  • Troubleshoot issues with hardware, software, and collection equipment
  • Work closely with pilots and processing teams to plan and execute missions
  • Complete necessary field logs and data transfer duties
  • Ensure safe and secure use of company equipment and instrumentation
  • May install and operate GPS, communication equipment, and various airborne sensor platformsRequirements
    • Successful completion of at least two (2) Buckeye Program deployments. Hiring team will reach out to Technical Leads and/or Line Manager for performance feedback.
    • Bachelor's degree in Geography, GIS, or other related discipline and 2+ years of relevant experience. 6+ years of relevant experience and/or military experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
    • Ability to maintain a minimum DOD Secret security clearance.
    • Ability/willingness to travel about 50% of the time and work in Hardship and Hazardous locations
    • Meet Program training and DoD medical examination requirements for deployment, including meeting all CONUS Replacement Course (CRC) deployment requirements
    • Possess relevant knowledge and experience with digital cartography, image processing, computer technology, geographical information systems, geospatial production techniques, and digital data formats
    • Be a self-starter who works well with small teams as well as individually
    • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability and willingness to drive/operate a motor vehicle in overseas locationsPreferred Qualifications
      • Trained to process Buckeye Program EO and LiDAR data
      • Previous experience with commercial-off-the-shelf geospatial software such as ESRI ArcGIS, QGIS, Microstation, TerraScan, ERDAS Imagine, etc.
      • Formal training as a Geospatial Analyst as well as familiarity with ISR applications, tools, and systems
      • Background working with military customersAirborneISRPay Range:Pay Range $52,650.00 - $81,000.00 - $109,350.00The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Keywords: Leidos, Alexandria , Geospatial Analyst (Rotator - Home of Record), Professions , Alexandria, Virginia

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