Geospatial Analyst

Job Title
Geospatial Analyst
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Springfield,  VA
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Geospatial Analyst
Springfield, VA

@Orchard LLC has been retained by a true innovator within the Intelligence and Defense community, committed to putting the well-being of their employees at a similar level of importance as their focus on client mission. We are supporting their search for a Geospatial Analyst to provide technical expertise in support of customer projects involving dynamic geospatial information to include non-traditional GEOINT, OSINT, IMINT, and foundational intelligence data. Analytic products will fuse multiple sources of information into key findings, and geo-temporal pattern-of-life analysis to provide insight to customer requirements.

As a Geospatial Analyst you will: 

  • Ensure all products meet quality and material specifications in accordance with customer needs.
  • Provide fused intelligence bridging geospatial and intelligence analysis and continuity between strategic, operational, and tactical level planning.
  • Utilize ArcGIS, RemoteView, and Google Earth to assist in visualizing and analyzing vector and raster geospatial data.
  • Design, develop, and operate scalable, custom workflows and using ArcGIS, QGis, and/or ENVI.
  • Conduct in-depth research using classified and unclassified data sources to locate and analyze available intelligence in support of intelligence requirements.  
  • Interpret and correlate seemingly unrelated information to determine links and patterns while incorporating the use of automated analysis and custom-developed tools.
  • Writing reports specific to customer requirements and according to their specifications

Geospatial Analyst Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret clearance with SCI access and willingness to obtain CI Polygraph
  • US Citizenship required
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Geographic Information Science (GIS) or related field. 4 years of additional experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.  
  • Prior experience conducting research to find meaningful information in unstructured data.
  • Working knowledge of collection process and data structure, and all source analysis of at least two intelligence collection disciplines (OSINT, HUMINT, SIGINT, MASINT or IMINT) including its requirements/tasking process, collection platforms and its POC’s within the community of interest.
  • Strong communication and briefing skills; candidate must be able to write and deliver products to diverse audiences when necessary, including write products to customer specified requirements

Additional Skills We’d Like to See:

  • Master’s degree in information technology, Geographic Information Science (GIS) or related field preferred or the equivalent combination of military training and experience.
  • 6 years of work experience in GIS conducting analysis on variety of data types.
  • Scripting experience with Python, GDAL, ENVI IDL, and/or ArcGIS Model Builder
Established in 2010, @Orchard LLC, also known as, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery. To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at

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