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Toponymist Mid-Level 115-007

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IC-CAP LLC is a Woman Owned / HUBZone Small Business working in the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community.  We are always looking for highly talented, energetic, and dynamic professionals that are interested in protecting the defense of our nation.  

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We are looking to fill this position at the following location(s):

    St. Louis, MO

Job Description

Toponymist Mid-Level




Job Description:



IC-CAP is seeking a candidate for Russian, Chinese, and Korean Toponymist (Geospatial Linguist) candidates for positions in St. Louis, MO. The Toponymist (Geospatial Linguist) shall analyze and conflate information associated with feature data listed in the Geographic Names Database (GNDB) while working closely with Intelligence Community (IC) geographic names experts. Selected candidate will use agency guidance and policies to respond to questions concerning the proper and correct usage of names, various Romanization systems, and the treatment of descriptive information on standard products. These services will use the Geographic Names Processing Systems (GNPS), charts, imagery, and geospatial tools to refine names information for use in all types of products and to respond to use question via the Ad Hoc Query process. In addition, the candidate will prepare files and maps for work, accurately entering data to maintain and update the GNDB, including batching the completed work into the GNDB. The accuracy and reliability of the selected candidate’s work is essential to the missions of these users.




PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Selected candidate will scan and geo-reference hardcopy maps, research, and order geospatial data sources and commercial imagery to use as reference sources

  • Georeferenced maps and imagery must be conflated with the GNDB Selected candidate will interpret and apply national and international policies governing the treatment of and general guidelines emanating from the US Board on Geographic Names (US BGN), the Department of State (DoS), the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), and other related organizations




MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:


  • Requires a BA degree and 2 – 4 years of prior relevant experience or master’s with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.

  • Qualified candidates will possess an ILR Skill Level Two certification for reading (DLPT5 2/2) in the language and have a minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience

  • Qualified candidates should also have experience using ArcGIS or GeoMedia Pro; creating shapefiles, geo-databases; utilizing native maps, secondary source maps, and historic maps for extraction and comparison; mapping imagery for stereo and mono extraction at various resolutions; and expertise in research and information gathering.




DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:


  • Specific experience processing geographic names following agency policies and procedures is highly desired

  • Ideal candidate must be a self-starter and capable of working independently with minimal supervision and guidance

  • Candidate must be able to multitask and deliver quality products within specified timelines




Security Clearance:


  • DoD approved clearance and poly.

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