KBR (formerly SGT) and its subcontractors provide engineering and operational support for the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Center for Earth Resources Observation & Science (EROS) near Sioux Falls, SD. We are seeking a technical specialist to join our talented team.
The Technical Specialist performs assignments requiring technical knowledge/skills in records management, property management, data management, configuration management, geospatial technology support, database support services, data analysis, or related fields. They also establish and maintain reference/data files/catalogs in area of expertise and use state-of-the-art tools and other resources available. Advises other company staff on matters related to the specialty and recommends the most appropriate method of action. Participates in the development of procedures, interdepartmental communication, and standards in area of specialization.
This position will support functions such as the Emergency Operations team, support of Un-Manned Aerial Systems (UAS), archive support, reporting, software testing / support, support for off-shift and weekends and on-going data management functions. This work involves working with new digital and analog data sets, developing ways to web enable data, creating data formats, working with both internal and external customers, extensive work / knowledge is required for image processing and manipulation, utilizing software such as GDAL,ENVI, ERDAS, LAS, and ESRI ArcGIS, scripting (such as python and Perl), and Linux knowledge / proficiency.
Experience: 2 – 6 years of related experience or technical training
Essential Job Functions:
The candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a national agency check and background investigation after hire to obtain a badge for facility access and user accounts.
This position will be posted to the career opportunities listing on the KBR website (http://www.sgt-inc.com). This position may be filled by a KBR teammate on the TSSC Contract. Please apply on line.
KBR is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/m/f/disabled/veteran.