Job Detail

Organization: New Light Technologies Inc.
Title: Senior Geospatial Systems Administrator
Location: Washington DC

Posted: 2019-04-03
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

New Light Technologies Inc is seeking a Senior Geospatial Systems Administrator. Join a team of talented technology professionals in the Washington DC area building and managing state-of-the-art web applications and data tools supporting missions critical to our nation’s communities, economy, and public safety!
Working in an exciting multi-disciplinary environment among a team of talented and dedicated professionals the candidate will design, develop, enhance, automote, maintain and administer crucial enterprise geospatial software, databases, web applications and lead and support the development of innovative maps, data products and services, analytics, visualisations, dashboards and apps and more through the project lifecycle from requirements gathering to delivery.
Provide administration of enterprise geospatial software and database architectures
Provide data production, modeling, mapping, analysis, visualization support
Develop and manage automated data processing workflows
Support automation and incorporation of data and models into web and mobile applications, decision support tools, etc.
Develop interactive web tools and apps for visualizing and disseminating geospatial data

Thorough understanding of enterprise GIS software, data, methodologies, and challenges
Strong skills with a variety of GIS software including ESRI Portal, Geoevent Server, Imageserver, AGOL, PostGres, PostGIS, ArcGIS, QGIS, ENVI, MapBox, Leaflet, etc.
Experience and knowledge of building and maintaining server-side geospatial systems
Experience and knowledge of building and maintaining web applications and websites
Experience building visualizations, maps, charts, dashboards, Common Operational Pictures (COPs) etc.
Experience working with different databases and data types (PostGres, SQLServer, Mongo, APIs etc.)
Experience with data integration, cleansing, ETL, data processing, data warehousing etc.
Familiarity with programming, coding, and scripting (Python, JavaScript, etc prefered)
Experience with Earth, scientific social, demographic, economic, and real-time data
Familiarity with Agile and Scrum methodologies

Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Ability to work in a high-paced environment
Strong writing, communication, and documentation, presentation skills
A Bachelor's or Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Geography, Environmental Science, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field preferred
Candidates must be U.S. Citizens and have the ability to obtain and hold U.S. Government security clearance

How to Apply:
Please send resumes and cover letter to [email protected] (with ‘Senior Geospatial Systems Administrator’ in the subject line).

New Light Technologies Inc., a small business based in Washington DC, provides comprehensive information technology solutions for clients in government, commercial, and non-profit sectors including extensive experience in public safety & emergency management, transportation, urban planning, demographics & economics, environmental studies, telecommunications, healthcare, and other fields. NLT specializes in DevOps enterprise-scale systems development, management, and staffing and offers unique capabilities in IT Infrastructure Modernization, Mobile Computing, Cybersecurity, Big Data Development, Modeling & Analytics, Geospatial Information Systems, and the Development of High Performance Web-based Visualization Solutions.

If you’re looking to join a dynamic company that promotes a strong work/life balance and that leads the industry in providing cutting edge solutions for the government and private sector, you’ve found the place. At New Light Technologies, Inc. (NLT), our team members possess an entrepreneurial spirit, are creative problem solvers and are committed to working hard to exceed client expectations. NLT offers competitive salaries, excellent health benefits and a network of like-minded team members that drive innovation. NLT is an equal opportunity employer.

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