Are you interested in pursuing a career in Geospatial Analysis or Airborne ISR, traveling to exciting locations supporting missions around the globe? We have opportunities for you on the Army Buckeye Program!
Our Geospatial Analysts process and disseminate high-resolution 3D geospatial information working with LiDAR data and electro-optical imagery in a production environment at CONUS and OCONUS locations.
Understand the collection and processing of tactical and wide area mapping imagery and LiDAR
Ensure proper collection of data for accuracy and quality
Process raw LiDAR and electro-optical data to final products
Color balance and orthorectify imagery, mosaic imagery into seamless maps
Process GPS trajectories, edit LiDAR point clouds, and create digital elevation models
Perform QA/QC and ensure proper data management
Troubleshoot issues with hardware, software, and collection equipment
Work closely with pilots and processing teams to plan and execute missions
Operate and maintain airborne LiDAR and imagery acquisition systems
Complete necessary field logs and data transfer duties
Ensure safe and secure use of company equipment and instrumentation
Bachelor's degree in Geography, GIS, or other related discipline; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Ability to obtain a DOD Interim Secret security clearance within the first 6 months of employment
Ability/willingness to travel about 50% of the time and work in Hardship and Hazardous locations
Meet Program training and DoD medical examination requirements for deployment, including meeting all CONUS Replacement Course (CRC) deployment requirements
Possess relevant knowledge and experience with digital cartography, image processing, computer technology, geographical information systems, geospatial production techniques, and digital data formats
Strong written and verbal communication skills and strong people skills for collaborating with others, communicating with your supervisor, and speaking with customers/clients.
Ability and willingness to drive/operate a motor vehicle in overseas locations
Active DOD Secret Clearance or higher
Practical geospatial analysis experience (professional or volunteer)
Previous experience with commercial-off-the-shelf geospatial software such as ESRI ArcGIS, QGIS, Microstation, TerraScan, ERDAS Imagine, etc.
Formal training as a Geospatial Analyst as well as familiarity with ISR applications, tools, and systems
Background working with military customers