Geospatial Operations Systems Engineer

Alexandria, Virginia
May 06, 2021
May 18, 2021
Full Time
  • The Geospatial Operations Systems Engineer will manage formal and informal tasks and assignments via the Army Enterprise Task Management Tool. Provide administrative, programmatic, and operational support to acquisitions programs within the PD-CTIS PMO.

  • Formulate and apply modeling and other optimizing methods to develop and interpret information that assists management with decision making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions.
  • Collect and analyze data and develop decision support software, service, or products.
  • Develop and supply optimal time, cost, or logistics networks for program evaluation, review or implementation.
  • Serve as the PD-CTIS action officer-level point of contact in all matters involving interpretation, formulation, and evaluation of executive policies and procedures for designated planning efforts.
  • Identify potential conflicts and recommends resolutions.
  • Ensure critical actions are properly handled within prescribed timelines and meets identified PD-CTIS mission and planning requirements.
  • Identifies planning issues and provides briefings as required.
  • Coordinate with and serves as the PD-CTIS interface for the Command Group.
  • Responsible for maintaining close relationships to ensure efficient mission accomplishment.
  • Define objectives and designates priorities to be assigned in accomplishing objectives.
  • Responsible for ensuring all levels of assigned plans are synchronized both internally and externally.
  • Support PD-CTIS with respect to fiscal policies and guidelines as it pertains to planning, execution, and compliance related to Planning, Programing, Budgeting and Execution System (PPBES) processes.
  • Other duties as assigned

  • High school Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Bachelor's Degree in the Engineering discipline is preferred
  • 10+ years of experience in related field
  • Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS and LIDAR preferred
  • Knowledge of current Military and DOD systems currently fielded that will enhance the Warfighter as well as the Engineer Corps
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft office software applications (MSWord, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), and Outlook.
  • Ability to collect and analyze data
  • Ability to develop program evaluations, reviews, or implementations.
  • Ability to work independently without direct supervision.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects simultaneously and be productive.
  • Strong written, oral, and verbal communication skills
  • Strong management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.
  • Ability to travel as needed
  • Strategic Thinking - Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals; continual attention to detail, establishes priorities and meets deadlines. Adapt strategy to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands and rapidly be able to assimilate new information.
  • Professionalism - Approach others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or posture; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.
  • Language Skills - Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures and government regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.


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