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Remote Sensing/GIS Specialist

ManTech International Corporation

Job detailsJob TypeFull-timeIndeed’s salary guideNot provided by employer$70.9K – $89.7K a year is Indeed’s estimated salary for this role in Solana Beach, CA.Report inaccurate salaryFull Job Description
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ManTech is seeking a Remote Sensing/GIS Specialist with at least 2 years of professional experience in a related technical field.

The remote sensing specialist would be responsible for the following tasks:

Plan, collect, process, analyze, and deliver geospatial information according to the NSSDA or ASPRS positional accuracy standards.
Assist in the planning and conduct of aerial and terrestrial data collection operations.
Conduct radiometric and geometric processing on remote sensing data and imagery to prepare it for analysis.
Develop, document, and validate digital image processing workflows for a diverse project portfolio. Implement validation and quality control metrics to describe output reliability.
Clearly communicate scientific concepts and technical outcomes to non-technical users and stakeholders. Communicate classification, object detection, and photogrammetry results to GIS analysts, cartographers, project stakeholders, and clients.

Basic experience with GIS analysis and cartography is required. Develop and analyze geospatial data and associated attribute information.

The candidate must be able to multi-task effectively to accommodate working on various simultaneous and diverse efforts for both the US Navy and USMC, which may include environmental analysis mapping and data support, regional mapping, developing/maintaining web-maps and publishing data to ArcGIS Portal.
Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

Experience with ESRIs ArcGIS Desktop/ArcPro.
Bachelors degree or technical certificate in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, IT.
A minimum of two years of relevant professional experience.
Understanding of Python scripting to perform GIS analysis and automate GIS processes.
Knowledge of remote sensing and digital image processing techniques for classification, object detection, and photogrammetry.
Knowledge of high-resolution true color, multispectral, and hyperspectral sensors. Experience with sensor characterization, maintenance, field operation, and data processing are required.
Understanding of GNSS receivers, field data collection best practices, and GNSS differential correction or baseline processing.
Ability to work well independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team in a team-oriented environment.
A strong understanding of common geospatial datasets such as vector data, orthoimagery, digital elevation models, and point clouds is required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to tr
Travel, as needed.

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with software such as QGIS, ERDAS IMAGINE, conda, Metashape, HTDP, and VDatum.
Experience with industry standard Python geospatial stack for internal tool development, automation, rapid prototyping, and ETL workflows. Examples include arcpy, GDAL, geopandas, shapely, rasterio, pyproj.
Understanding of geodetic techniques, and the ability to ensure proper coordinate handling across multiple geospatial software suites. Able to track and characterize sources of positional error in software such as hidden datum transformations, datum mismatch, and time-dependant coordinate conversion.
Ability to use and maintain an on-premises computing cluster for distributed image processing.
Experience with military operations, training, and infrastructure is a plus.
Knowledge of environmental planning and conservation is a plus.
Solid time management and follow-through skills, with the ability to simultaneously work on and manage multiple tasks/projects with tight deadlines.
Familiar with ArcGIS Portal and web-map development.
Self-motivated; strong initiative.
Detail oriented; resourceful.
Military experience.
Secret Security Clearance

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech’s Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer – minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech’s utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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