Cartographic Analyst - Journeyman

Summary

The Cartographic Analyst - Journeyman will work within a government/contractor team environment providing Digital Nautical Chart Production and Notice to Mariners support to existing and developing mission areas. Future needs and capabilities, as well as developmental assignments, are included

Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Support Standard Nautical Chart production by performing cartographic analyst functions supporting the Enterprise Product on Demand (ePODs) production process
  • Notice to Mariners production in order to enhance the timeliness of updated nautical information reaching customers
  • Recompilation or update maritime features and attributes in ESRI based FG MOD production environment
  • Extract features from a variety of sources including but not necessarily limited to rasterized nautical charts, digital hydrographic survey data and ortho-rectified imagery
  • Write Python Scripts in ARCGIS to improve efficiency of the production process
  • Data Conversion/migration
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred, and may count for up to four years of experience.
  • 3+ years' experience conducting cartographic finishing and feature extraction.
  • TS/SCI with ability to obtain CI Poly required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to work 2nd shift with diff after 6pm
  • Expertise in preparing source material for digitizing, attribution, digitizing boundaries from georeferenced and ortho-rectified sources, applying projection, datum, and coordinate transformations, georeferencing and ortho-rectifing source materials (maps, imagery) and extracting vectors from stereo imagery or elevation data
  • Experience creating TLM, TM, MTM, MDG, JOG, TPC or ICM.
  • Knowledge of ESRI-ArcGIS and PLTS
  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting
  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals
  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications, and experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.
  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone; good phone skills, professional demeanor, previous customer service experience strongly desired.
  • Good problem-solving skills; ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

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