Geospatial Intelligence Developer/Tester

    Jacobs Engineering
    Fort huachuca, AZ
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    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.

    Qualifications :

    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:
      • C#
      • Java
    • Must be familiar with:
      • Visual Studio
      • Scrum/Agile software development
    • Requires 1 certification in relevant area; Examples are:
      • CompTIA Security+
      • CompTIA Network+
      • CompTIA A+
      • ScrumMaster
      • 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.
    Essential Functions:

    Physical Requirements

    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.

    Work Environment

    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 a global technology company, delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. We test, operate, sustain, and secure critical infrastructures and weapons systems using unique technology application and agile software development capabilities to improve mission capability and operational readiness. Jacobs' deep experience with advanced technology systems and our wide-ranging program support capabilities work together to make us a premier partner to aerospace and defense clients at locations around the world.


    Posting ID: 558254297Posted: 2020-05-21