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BAE Systems

Cartographic Analyst (77024BR)

Defense

All

Yearly

Full Time

No

Springfield, Virginia, United States

Job Description The cartographic analyst will support the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. The analyst must be knowledgeable on how to acquire, analyze, compile, and disseminate maritime safety information and intelligence to populate and update nautical databases to support the List of Lights (LoL) publications. Work includes referencing source material to update publications, updating and/or writing new entries, submitting work through the QA/QC process, and meeting deadlines. Attention to detail is critical. Must be able to balance various projects in a self-driven environment.

The scope of work for roduction includes, but is not limited to, support to the following functions:

  • Compiling or updating maritime features and attributes for the SFH DNC/ENC portfolio on ArcGIS based Data Capture and Finishing Environment (DCAFE) workstations or ESRI based Foundation GEOINT Modernization (FG MOD) production environment workstations.
  • Extracting features from a variety of sources including but not necessarily limited to rasterized nautical charts, ENC, digital hydrographic survey data, NtM, orthorectified imagery, and chart catalogs.
  • Writing Python Scripts in ArcGIS to improve efficiency of the production process.
  • Data conversion/migration.
E2293_ GEO_SPIRequired Education, Experience, & Skills 0 - 3 years experience
  • Experience in geography, cartography, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) which includes skill in ArcGIS applications.
  • Experience in creating shapefiles, geodatabases, and features.
  • Knowledge of digital cartography, image processing, geographical information systems (GIS), geospatial production techniques and digital data formats.
  • Ability to utilize geographic names information from the Geographic Names Database.
E2293_ GEO_SPIPreferred Education, Experience, & Skills Familiar with GeoMedia to compile digital charts.

E2293_ GEO_SPIAbout BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.