GIS Database Administrator

Engility Corporation Tysons Corner, VA
About Engility

Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


Engility is seeking a GIS Database Administrator who will be responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of enterprise wide ArcGIS databases, software tools and applications. Duties will include but are not limited to:

* Draft scripts, perform complex analysis, design, develop and maintain GIS databases, and monitor/improve database performance and capacity.

* Plan for future expansion requirements and for the development, administration, deployment, and maintenance of custom geospatial applications in support of intelligence organizations.

* Research, acquire, ingest, catalog, query and disseminate geographic data to both end users and GIS Analysts within mission deadlines.

Work location can be either Chantilly, VA or McLean, VA as there is flexibility for the work site.

Required Qualifications

* Must have an active/current TS/SCI with Polygraph

* Requires, combination of 5 or more years experience using geospatial applications, managing geodatabases, and/or writing scripts for database inputs (Such as Python for ArcGIS)

* Good understanding of standards, techniques, processes, and procedures

* Experience creating geospatial products adding value to intelligence analysis

* Strong communication skills; interact effectively and confidently with professionals at all levels of responsibility, and authority

* Time-management; efficiently organize priorities and work within a team to meet deadlines

* Experience utilizing a variety of data sources, applications, and programs to collect, analyze, and identify potential information of interest

* Ability to analyze and interpret complex data sets and take initiative to recommend changes and/or improvements to management

Desired Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree / certifications in computer science, software engineering, GIS, geology, geography, or related field or equivalent combination of education and/or experience related to the discipline.

* Experience with Python