Geospatial Database Engineer

Hurlburt Field, FL
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
  • Clearance: Able to Obtain Secret
  • Req ID: 2024-11267


Job Summary:

Compass Point is looking to hire a Geospatial Database Engineer to join us supporting one of our current government customers at Hurlburt Field, FL.The successful candidate will be part of a team thatbuilds virtual environments that are flown on Special Operations Forces ground and air simulators;the system provides operational intelligence support to enable integrated SOF mission planning and rehearsal for real-world combat environments.This position will help develop, enhance, and analyze various forms of digital geographical data, and then assemble this data into real-time visual databases for flight and ground simulation.

There are significant growth and learning opportunities exist for those who demonstrates initiative, inventiveness, original thought, incisive analysis, and comprehensive synthesis. Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills are required.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Produces, develops, monitors, manages, and performs GIS data editing tasks, processes, and workflows.

  • Edits and creates geospatial informational (GIS) data in support of 3D simulation projects.

  • Utilizes ArcGIS tools (ArcPro) to solve spatial problems and troubleshoots and resolves GIS data issues and processes.

  • Ensures quality control is performed on all data that has been digitized for each data project.

  • Help validate the geospatial accuracy and certifies the use of intelligence data in the completed

  • Utilizes ArcGIS Enterprise to design geodatabase architecture and workflows.

  • Other duties as required.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance.

  • Associate or Bachelor-level degree and a minimum of 5 years of professional and relevant experience. Experience supporting military / DoD program is a plus. Combination of training, education, experience (including Military service) equivalent to a degree and required years of experience may be acceptable)

  • Experience with ESRI ArcGIS suite of software with skills in geodatabase administration.

  • Understanding of GIS fundamentals (coordinates, projections, spatial analysis).

  • Knowledge of 3D database generation workflow.

  • Experience with geographic information systems data types.

  • Experience creating and manipulating multiple geospatial intelligence data formats.

  • Proficient user of any of the following programs: ESRI ArcGIS Suite (Pro, Enterprise, etc.), Python, Presagis Suite, 3D Studio Max, Autodesk Maya, FSI Vital DBGS, TerraSim TerraTools, VBS4 Toolkit, Adobe Photoshop.

  • Have demonstrated an ability to balance responsibilities among assigned activities; including the ability to manage transitions effectively from task to task, and proven adaptability to varying customer needs.

  • Good time management skills are necessary to complete projects.

Job: Information Technology

Travel: Yes, 25% of the time

Organization: Compass Point

Clearance: Able to Obtain Secret

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11267