Geospatial Analyst/Programmer

Radiant Solutions - Reston, VA4.4

Responsibilities General Summary

Full-time position providing support to government customer by creating and exploiting geospatial data with a focus on analytic workflow enhancement and automation via scripting, tool development, and machine learning.

  • Combines geospatial modeling techniques with scripting to create analytic products
  • Creates and maintain tools used by All-Source analysts. Common development environments include ArcGIS Python add-ins, stand-alone python GUIs, and JavaScript add-ons for Firefox
  • Pull and Push data in bulk from national level intelligence databases using XML based web APIs
  • Work on a team with highly motivated individuals capable of retooling quickly and switching between tasks on short notice

Qualifications Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Computer Science, or other related field
  • A minimum of 5 years’ of experience
  • Knowledge and experience with digital cartography, computer technology, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Cartographic and Geospatial production techniques, remote sensing, and digital data formats
  • Critical thinker with proven problem solving skills, ability to understand how to improve efficiency through development and extract valuable intelligence from any and all available resources/methods
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience writing with high-level coding languages and scripting/interpreted languages, such as Python, JavaScript, Visual Basic, or other
  • Knowledge and experience with cross-platform, commercial and government exploitation tools such as ArcMap, ERDAS IMAGINE, Google Earth, Arc Catalog
  • Experience with XML structure and API requests
  • Excellent oral, written, and graphic design communication skills, comfortable providing relevant intelligence insights to a variety of audiences

Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge and experience with machine learning methods and technologies
  • Background working with DIA’s Modernized Integrated Database (MIDB)
  • Understanding and experience with basic principles of engineering and geology

To be qualified, you must be a US Citizen and must have an active TS/SCI clearance. Poly highly desired. Radiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Overview Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.

No other company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. We are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technologies and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.

We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account, and tuition assistance.

Radiant Solutions values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.