Advanced Geospatial Data Preparation

Location: 

Europa / Europe

Nato clearance: 

YES

Job description: 

LOCATION: The Hague, Netherlands
CLIENT: NATO
DURATION: until December with possible extensions
SALARY: Negotiable daily rate
CLEARANCE: NATO Secret
STARTING DATE: June 2019

TASKS
• Raster data assessment
• Advanced Raster data processing and monitoring of processing workflow
• Advanced Vector data processing, including complex Annotations and representations, and monitoring of processing workflow
• Quality control of intermediate and final raster and vector products
• Design of custom projections with custom parameters
• Conversion of a wide range of raster data to different formats and standards
• Incorporation of various geospatial data into map production workflow
• Workflow development of cartographic map and chart production
• Production of map series and individual charts
• Capture of quality control parameters
• Design of quality assurance methods and quality control mechanisms
• Close coordination of all activities with the NCI Agency Project Manager (PM) as well as strict adherence to agreed timelines is mandatory

Job requirements: 

• Formal degree on a University Level or equivalent in Cartography or in related Geospatial Sciences
• At least 5 years of experience with various map projections and datums
• At least 5 years of experience with raster data processing
• Solid knowledge of at least 1 Geospatial raster data processing software in use in NATO
• Proven experience (5+ years) in workflow design and execution of advanced techniques to process a wide range of geospatial input data
• Familiarity (3+ years) with classification techniques of change detection and automated vector extraction
• At least 7 years of experience with vector data processing using ArcGIS
• At least 5 years of experience in advanced annotation and representations management in ArcGIS Software
• At least 5 years of experience of combining various sources of geospatial data into cartographic map production workflows including execution
• At least 5 years of experience in quality control and assurance (QC/QA)
• At least 5 years of experience with QC/QA documentation
• Strong expertise (5+ years) in topographic map specifications
• At least 5 years of experience with workflow design
• At least 5 years of experience with professional workflow design documentation
• At least 3 years of experience in topographic map finishing
• Very strong database maintenance and documentation skills
• Highly motivated to work in an international team of experts