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Job #: R-00024920
Location: Alexandria, VA
Category: Geographic Information Systems
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Leidos has a current position for a Subject Matter Expert who will provide GEOINT technical support to the customer through the analysis and maintenance of geospatial data and databases. The person in this position will be responsible for performing a full range of imagery/geospatial analysis functions to assist in the development and insertion of the Automated Target Recognition (ATR) technology into the Intelligence Community.  Selected candidate will utilize the target development tools to build new target models through the process of imagery selection and rigorous registration.  Selected candidate will conduct imagery analysis to determine type, function, and location of order-of-battle on images processed through imagery toolboxes and algorithms in order to evaluate the accuracy of results returned by the ATR software.  Selected candidate will be required to modify site context models and to update order-of-battle changes, ultimately enhancing ATR performance accuracy.  Individual will also perform Quality Control on new and updated target models and context models before data can be inserted into operations.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Active Top Secret/SCI clearance REQUIRED

- Minimum of eight years of Imagery Analysis experience required, to include: formal Imagery/Geospatial Analysis or Targeting training, First or Second Phase Exploitation Reporting, operational knowledge of the Intelligence Cycle, experience performing image registration through various ELT software applications, experience researching various Intelligence databases.

- Understanding and familiarity with National Geospatial Intelligence (NGA) and COCOM intelligence missions

- Exploitation experience using various national, commercial, and/or airborne sensors

- Experience using GIS databases as a correlation source (georegistration) to provide absolute position fixes

- UNIX/Linux experience

- Experience with image processing, image science, remote sensing

- Requires BS degree in Geography or Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience, or 4 additional years of experience in lieu of a degree. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience with 3DS Max and PhotoShop

- Experience building synthetic objects

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI


Yes, 10% of the time

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Job Family:

Geographic Information Systems


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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