The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Civil Applications Center is hiring Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Analysts and Source/Collection Managers at their Lakewood, CO and Reston, VA offices. Multiple positions will be filled at each location. The positions will apply remote sensing analysis to support the earth and natural science mission of the USGS, task image collections for use by the USGS and other Federal Civil agencies, and support the Civil Applications Committee and its members.
Applications can only be accepted via the USAJobs.gov website. The positions are advertised as interdisciplinary Geographer/Physical Scientist under vacancy announcements RES-2019-0032 and RES-2019-0033 and as an Intelligence Operations Specialist with announcements RES-2019-0011 and RES-2019-0012. Please carefully read each announcement to determine the appropriate announcement(s) to apply.
All positions REQUIRE a current, verifiable Top Secret / Sensitive Compartment Information (TS/SCI) security clearance and will be required to complete and pass a counter intelligence polygraph within six months of employment.
About U.S. Geological Survey
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) provides science about the natural hazards that threaten lives and livelihoods; the water, energy, minerals, and other natural resources we rely on; the health of our ecosystems and environment; and the impacts of climate and land-use change. Our scientists develop new methods and tools to supply timely, relevant, and useful information about the Earth and its processes.
The USGS National Civil Applications Center provides remote sensing imagery from the Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DOD) to other civilian Federal agencies, including USGS. The NCAC supports USGS science missions by conducting research in use and application of IC and DOD remote sensing data to meet science
needs. In addition, NCAC provides the Secretariat staff for the Civil Applications Committee (CAC). The CAC facilitates appropriate civil uses of overhead remote technology and data collected by military and intelligence systems and commercial sources.