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Geospatial and Data Analyst, Junior in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

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Job Number: R0042286

Geospatial and Data Analyst, Junior

The Challenge:

With the exponential growth of location-enabled data, the need for and potential uses of geospatial data are exploding. Finding the data, enhancing the data, and partnering with stakeholders to make the data available enables a wide range of techniques, models, analysis. If you are passionate about these developments, then we have an opportunity for you to use your geospatial skills.

As a Booz Allen geospatial and data analyst, you’ll be working with a team of analysts, domain experts, data managers, and others. Using tools like ArcGIS, Google Earth, and others, you’ll build the partnerships, find and enable the data, and help to find the patterns to answer our client’s needs. You’ll develop your skills as you use Python, R, and other scripts to work with shapefiles, geodatabase, WMS/WFS, and other data. This data enables the creation of various visualizations to make sure our clients and their stakeholders have the timely information they need. We focus on growing as a team, so we’ll share techniques, work through challenges, and develop workflows. This is an opportunity to join a leading-edge, growing company while developing techniques and experience to improve the mission outcomes of our multiple clients. Join us as we turn data into knowledge.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

At Booz Allen, we know the power of data and location analytics. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

Challenging projects – Whether helping our clients prepare for or respond to a disaster; identifying & enabling data for use by a specific client or the whole community; engaging with leaders to help them understand the current and potential uses of geospatial analysis, or creating a meaningful, you’ll get to solve some of the world’s toughest problems.

Meaningful work – Use your skills to empower change. Your work will unlock the power of location data for people at home and around the world.

State-of-the-art technology – Broaden your capabilities by engaging with colleagues skilled in digital forensics, secure mobile operations, and advanced analytics

New skills – In-house experts and partnerships with tech leaders, like Nvidia and Splunk, mean you can get practical experience with advanced technologies and data science

Room to grow – You’ll be inspired to grow your career while making your ideas a reality thanks to new opportunities, encouraging mentors, and collaborative colleagues.

You Have:
-Experience with using geospatial software tools, including ESRI ArcGIS and Google Earth and geospatial data
-Experience with large structured and unstructured data sets in various formats, including shapefile, file geodatabase, personal geodatabase, and geojson and via WMS, WFS, WMTS, and REST services

-Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook

-Ability to access and categorize multiple sources of data, including real-time and dynamic, imagery, LIDAR, and open source for use by the community
-Ability to coordinate inter-agency geospatial meetings, stakeholder geospatial Webinars, and related partnership efforts
-Ability to comprehend an organization's mission and requirements and develop innovative products to support their mission
-Ability to give presentations and explain geospatial tools and data requirements to stakeholders
-Ability to work independently and accomplish goals and tasks with minimal assistance

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in Geography or Geospatial Science


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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