GIS Software Engineer

Alexandria, Virginia
May 06, 2023
Jun 09, 2023
Engineer, IT
Full Time

GIS Software Engineer

Alexandria, VA

Are you ready to enhance your skills and build your career in a rapidly evolving business climate? Are you looking for a career where professional development is embedded in your employer's core culture? If so, Chenega Military, Intelligence & Operations Support (MIOS) could be the place for you! Join our team of professionals who support large-scale government operations by leveraging cutting-edge technology and take your career to the next level!

For 20+ years, NJVC has provided federal, DoD, and commercial customers with innovative and cost-effective solutions for their IT needs. NJVC approaches the work with the intensity expected of a mission-critical IT provider, working within the framework of people, processes, and technologies to meet customer requirements.

This is a GIS Software Engineer position on the Sustainment Analysis Services (SAS) contract. SAS provides sustainment support for selected NGA legacy exploitation software applications. Application transitions and sustainment are performed within a SAFe AGILE methodology. GIS Software Engineers on the SAS scrum teams need to be versatile and flexible with the tasks they work on. The GIS Software Engineer must be self-motivated and work well within a team. As the contract takes over sustainment for many systems, the roles and responsibilities will be quickly changing.

  • Manage customer data endpoints and assist with data publishing.
  • Troubleshoot problems with the AGCMS content to support customer issues and review, correct, update, and maintain data as needed.
  • Influence the development of solutions that impact strategic project/program goals and business results.
  • Lead and manage the work of other technical staff.
  • Ensure content management practices, technology, and data structure meet internal or external customer requirements.
  • Provide data guidance to maintain data currency and adherence to standards, develops workflows, implement system modifications, and oversee daily system management to ensure customer access and continuous operations.
  • Replicate data changes between cloud and location-based servers to reduce data access latency and maintain currency across all data nodes.
  • Provide support on both Windows and Linux across 3 security domains - Unclassified Commercial Cloud Services (C2S), UC2S; Secret C2S, SC2S; and Top Secret C2S, TC2S.

  • Bachelor's degree with 12+ years of experience OR
  • Master's Degree with 10+ years of experience
  • Demonstrated technical skills in data management and working knowledge of Geospatial Information Systems (GIS).
  • Experience with ArcGIS Server to create and manage GIS Web services, applications, and data.
  • Experience with GeoServer to share, process, and edit geospatial data.
  • Familiarity with Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standards-based web services such as Web Map Service (WMS), Web Coverage Service (WCS), Web Feature Service (WFS), Web Processing Service (WPS), and Web Map Tile Service (WMTS).
  • Experience with Amazon Commercial Cloud Services (C2S).
  • Excellent communication skills that will be utilized to inform members of the Intelligence Community.
  • Current TS/SCI with the ability to obtain a CI Polygraph

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting.
  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time-related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals.
  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications.
  • Experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.
  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor.
  • Previous customer service experience strongly desired.
  • Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it.

How you'll grow

At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their careers to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. We believe there's always room to learn from entry-level employees to senior leaders.

We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their careers.


At Chenega MIOS, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our team members and offer them a broad range of benefits.

Learn more about what working at Chenega MIOS can mean for you.

Chenega MIOS's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our team members to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and continuously look for new ways to maintain a culture where we excel and lead healthy, happy lives.

Corporate citizenship

Chenega MIOS is led by a purpose to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to our relationships with our clients, team members, and communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.

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