BAE Systems Cartographer Analyst II in Springfield, Virginia

Job Description

The cartographic analyst will support the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency s Maritime Safety Office. The analyst must be knowledgeable on how to acquire, analyze, compile, and disseminate maritime safety information and intelligence to populate and update nautical databases to support the production programs of: Digital Nautical Charts (DNC) and Electronic Navigation Charts (ENC). Work includes referencing source material to update publications, updating and/or writing new entries, submitting work through the QA/QC process, and meeting deadlines. Attention to detail is critical. Candidate must have knowledge and familiarity with Notice to Mariners (NtM). Must be able to balance various projects in a self-driven environment.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

0 - 3 years experience:

  • Experience with cartographic finishing, feature extraction from maps, charts or various imagery sources, attribution, and related experience.

  • Experience working with Geospatial Information Systems (GIS).

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS and PLTS.

  • Knowledge of NGA Products and Services.

  • Knowledge of maritime navigation principles and practices .

  • Familiar with GeoMedia to compile digital charts.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

Cartographer Analyst II


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