Jacobs Geospatial Intelligence Developer/Tester in Fort Huachuca, Arizona
Geospatial Intelligence Developer/Tester
Jacobs is seeking a software developer/Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) tester to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals supporting the Defense Information Systems Agency Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) Test, Evaluation, and Certification (TEC) contract at Fort Huachuca, Arizona.
The candidate will develop and maintain the Compliant Imagery Validation Analyzer (CIVA). CIVA provides a suite of National Imagery Transmission Format (NITF) analyses: metadata parsing, field constraint analyses, field association analyses, and a variety of support tools.
The candidate will also perform GEOINT test planning and conduct standards conformance and interoperability testing and evaluation, to include analyzing test results and preparing thorough, accurate, and complete formal test documentation.
Education and Experience:
BS in Computer Science, Information Management or related field.
Must have at least 8 years of experience developing software.
Must be proficient with:
Must be familiar with:
Scrum/Agile software development
Requires 1 certification in relevant area; Examples are:
Certified Web Developer (Basic)
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer
This position requires a Secret security clearance at time of hire. Eligibility for a Top Secret is desired.
Knowledge of National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and work experience within that community.
Familiarity with NITF documentation and standards conformance testing.
Familiarity with manned and unmanned Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems, sensors, and operations.
Analytical and critical thinking skills.
Quality oral and written communication skills.
Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite.
Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require filing, typing, and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, included but not limited to: bending, reaching, turning and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distances may be required.
An inside and outside environment (considerations: closed quarters, close together, lighting). Needs to be able to work well with co-workers and all levels of management. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions.
Equipment and Machines
Ability to operate office equipment such as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.
Core work hours will be between 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.
Other Essential Functions
Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to office or work site is required. Travel to and from customer’s locations and the test fields may be required to support projects. This may involve airline travel. In some cases, accommodations can possibly be made for POV, if necessary. When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion.
Jacobs is aglobal technology company, delivering solutions for a more connected,sustainable world. We test, operate, sustain, and secure criticalinfrastructures and weapons systems using unique technology application andagile software development capabilities to improve mission capability andoperational readiness. Jacobs’ deep experience with advanced technology systemsand our wide-ranging program support capabilities work together to make us apremier partner to aerospace and defense clients at locations around the world.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language .
Primary Location United States-Arizona-Fort Huachuca-20341-JITC
Job Type Experienced
Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time
Req ID: GLO0000PO