Geospatial Analyst (TS/SCI + Poly)

Employer
The DarkStar Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Nov 18, 2022
Closes
Nov 29, 2022
Ref
716324345
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Technical tasks shall include mapping, analysis and visualization needs in support of the Sponsor s mission. The candidate will apply knowledge and experience using geospatial analytic methodologies and principles to support time-sensitive requirements. They will demonstrate an understanding of GIS technology, spatial thinking, remote sensing, and intelligence issues to create information, characterize events, and discover relationships and trends. The successful candidate will work closely with other analysts, government task leads and analysts, and Project Managers. Required Skills The successful candidate should have at least 10+ years of professional experience and a Bachelor's degree in geography or related technical field. The candidate should have experience with geospatial software such as ArcGIS and/or QGIS and functional knowledge of ArcGIS desktop, geodatabase structure and capabilities, projections and other GIS techniques. Must have demonstrated knowledge and experience in cartography, GIS, spatial modeling, best practices for data standards, data management and data quality. Experience with SQL, PostGreSQL/PostGIS or willingness to learn. Ability to communicate analysis to geospatial experts and lay persons alike. Mission sensitive travel may be required. Travel-related expenses and reimbursements shall not be included in the contract cost or price. All travel must be authorized by Maxar in advance. Description: The DarkStar Group is a small business that solves BIG problems (and is growing). We're one of the Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the US, and our engineers support the most critical national security missions in Virginia, Maryland, Florida, and elsewhere. Data Science, Software Engineering, Cloud/AWS Infrastructure, and Cyber/CNO are our core areas of expertise. We offer interesting and important work, job security, some of the best and most flexible benefits you'll find in the IC, and salaries so strong that they'll likely surprise you. We offer up to a $25,000 reward for anyone you refer whom we hire. Equal Opportunity Employer