Geospatial Analyst / CHANTILLY VA

  • 01/29/2018

Job Description


The Geospatial Analyst position directly supports key customer mission requirements for maritime navigation safety. The position requires GIS software skills to analyze, manipulate, and transform geographic data into military specified compliance, while maintaining weekly and monthly milestone schedule requirements. Candidates with keen attention to detail and rigorous organizational skills are highly desired. The position may also require cartographic rendering of datasets into military specified finished products; i.e., print-ready charts. Candidates with strong cartography experience who can demonstrate effective throughput are desired. Otherwise, candidates must have strong GIS background, or related education, and must be able to demonstrate comfort using the Esri ArcGIS software suite.  Candidates with direct experience editing and updating geodatabases in ArcMap are desired, to include experience with the Editor, Production Editing, and Topology toolbars. Experience with Maritime, Aeronautical, or land-based GIS data is all relevant. No clearance is required, but only those who are eligible to receive one should apply. Only candidates with true interest in spatial data, maps & charts, and related geographic elements, will be considered. Candidates must possess good communication, willingness to learn, and adaptive skills in order to coordinate & contribute in a team environment.

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in GIS, Geography; or other applicable major.  In lieu of a four year degree, applicants with considerable progressive experience with GIS data production may be considered.   US Citizenship is required per contract.
Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions 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 pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ICJBMeta JBLeidos // SKINTGA