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Geospatial Specialist A9

The Geospatial Specialist will support the Air Force A9 and the Integrated Sustainment Wargaming and Analysis Toolkit Program (ISWAT) and their stand-alone system Heisenberg, a portable system of servers and laptops that can be deployed for wargames.  This specialist will be tasked with developing and integrating geospatial capabilities to ISWAT.

  • Identify, deploy, and maintain existing and new Geographic Information System (GIS) applications for integrating geospatial data with ISWAT that facilitate A9 geospatial mission requirements
  • Provide technical and programmatic GIS support for geospatial application and data integration for ISWAT Program and A9 Organization.
  • Advocate for GIS/GeoBase capabilities to A9 functional offices
  • Applies or develops advanced theories, concepts, principles and processes in execution of quality deliverables that meet project/deliverable specifications.
  • Perform geospatial data processing, analysis, and maintenance procedures on ISWAT geospatial data.  The data will need to be processed multiple times using a multitude of various scenarios and variables
  • Coordinate and facilitate geospatial meetings with ISWAT and A9 stakeholders
  • Provide documentation to support sustainment and training for ISWAT geospatial capabilities
  • Facilitate training, support, and communication among ISWAT program managers, GeoBase personnel and the A9 community
  • Participate in war-game activities requiring rapid responses and advanced manipulation of GIS data
  • US citizenship
  • BA/BS and four (4) years related geospatial experience or six (6) years related geospatial experience
  • Extensive experience with ArcGIS Suite – ArcGIS for Desktop, Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, Python for ArcGIS
  • Ability to perform complex cadastral and GIS data maintenance, manipulation, analysis, extraction and data generation assignments
  • Comfortable generating teaching materials and teaching to entry level analysts
  • Experience analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving GIS application problems
  • Must possess active Secret (or higher) security clearance, or have ability to obtain Top Secret clearance
  • Must be willing to undergo pre-employment background, drug screen and verification process
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% after Woolpert & USAF COVID-19 restriction are amended
    • Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) GIS data standard
    • DoD Geospatial IT systems
    • Proficiency with server-side software to include Internet Information Server (IIS), ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server
    • Experience with Air Force GeoBase Program
    • Military Experience
    • Specific military war-game experience


    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a dynamic environment
    • Strong organizational, time management, attention to detail and analytical skills
    • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment; offer constructive feedback and direction to support goals

Job Location
US and Int'l Locations
Date posted
August 18, 2020
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Position: Geospatial Specialist A9

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