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Job #: R-00073437
Location: Remote, United States
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 100%
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Leidos has an immediate need to hire a Senior GIS Engineer to join our team in 100% telework/remote collaborative environment. This position will support the development of the NCBRE Analysis Toolset (NATs). The members of the team are multi-disciplined and capable of assisting in more than one area of expertise.  This role will focus on updating the current ESRI javascript map in NATs and expanding the NATs GIS capabilities.  The NATs GIS/Map is the primary visual interface to the results of the NATs tools and calculation engines.  The NATs GIS/Map has many features that allows the user to modify the input data to the underlying models by interacting directly with the map to create objects, move objects, and edit objects.  The position will include completing the migration of the Integrated Weapons of Mass Destruction Toolkit (IWMDT) map features into NATs.  The current NATs GIS/Map is primarily written in ESRI Javascript 3.x api and will be migrated up to ESRI Javascript 4.x.  NATs uses a container based infrastructure using kubernetes as the container controller.  The host system is primarily Linux, the current ArcGIS server is in Windows 2012 server and will be migrated to the Linux ESRI based containers, when made available to us through the CJMTK program. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Integrate the existing IWMDT map into the NATs infrastructure through IOC
  • Continue the integration of advanced IWMDT map features into the NATs infrastructure post-IOC
  • Migrate the NATs map from ESRI Javascript 3.x api to latest ESRI Javascript api.
  • Migrate the ArcGIS map server to the ESRI container based version of ArcGIS map server.
  • Develop new NATs map user features using feedback from developers and stakeholders during the development of new NATs capabilities.
  • Develop new map 3D capabilities as they are defined by the user community.  The existing 3D capabilities use Cesium, this may be converted to ESRI in the future.
  • Research the possibility of using alternative 2D and 3D map tools and servers that are not ESRI proprietary tools.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must have a Bachelor's degree and 12+ years relevant IT/Geospatial Information Systems experience.
  • Candidate must be a US citizen (dual citizenship not authorized)
  • Candidate must have at minimum an active DoD Secret clearance and be able to obtain DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance. 

Candidate must have 5+ years experience with the following

  • HTML, Javascript, CSS
  • Java
  • ArcGIS Pro/ArcMap
  • ArcGIS API for JavaScript 3.x and 4.x and know the differences
  • ArcGIS API for Python (ArcPy) and Python 3.x
  • ArcGIS Server 10.8
  • ArcGIS Web adaptor
  • Spatial Databases
  • Data Visualization
  • Postgres with PostGIS extension and SQL
  • ArcGIS API for JavaScript
  • RESTful Web Service

Preferred Qualifications

  • Development using virtual machines
  • Java Spring
  • jQuery
  • ReactJS
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Rancher
  • Linux

Pay Range:

Pay Range $113,100.00 - $174,000.00 - $234,900.00


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About Leidos

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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021.  For more information, visit

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