Friday, February 22, 2013

VDOT-GIS Analyst

 VDOT Transportation and Mobility Planning Division is seeking a highly skilled and motivated transportation planning GIS analyst. This position will be involved with providing products requested for many transportation planning initiatives.  These include the State Highway Plan, State Surface Transportation Plan, Travel Demand Model Networks and overall transportation systems analysis, etc. 

This position will be responsible for data analysis and mapping.   See more information at

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

USGS Interns

Two USGS Intern positions are available-one for undergrad and one for graduate.  Please contact Prof. David Wong (, not the USGS scientists for more detailed information about the positions. 

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Junior Software Developer Position, Stafford, VA & Fort Belvoir

MTEQ, Inc. is seeking an exceptional software engineer/developer who specializes in web services and service oriented architectures (SOAs) to serve as a key member of our software development team. Primary responsibilities will be the design, development, and testing of cross platform applications. A successful candidate will be responsible for developing software in an Agile development environment utilizing WSDLs (Web Services Description Language) and XSDs (XML Schema Definition) along with graphical user interfaces (GUI) to facilitate bidirectional communication between disparate systems. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively with clients and be attentive to customer satisfaction and will be required to work closely with hardware and systems engineers in a small-team environment.

Required Skills
  • 1 - 3 years experience developing software in C++, C# and/or Java for actual projects (i.e., not academic)
  • Proficiency in designing, developing and troubleshooting Web Services based solutions utilizing WSDLs and XSDs
  • Proficiency in designing and developing GUIs
  • Strong troubleshooting and debugging skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Must be willing to follow and refine a formal software development process
  • B.S. in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or applicable engineering or science field
Desired Skills
  • Experience in object oriented programming
  • Development of Web-based applications
  • Cross platform (Linux, Windows) software development experience
  • Excellent understanding of IP networking protocols
  • C, C++, C#, .NET, Java and Python experience
  • Android and iPod development experience
Eli D. Linthicum
MTEQ | Manufacturing Techniques, Inc.
2680 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Stafford, VA 22554
mobile. 540.621.0940
fax. 540.242.0737


Wednesday, November 7, 2012

GISCorps: Looking for Remote Sensing Specialist

GISCorps is looking for remote sensing specialists for Mega Storm Sandy.  This project is in collaboration with the International Charter "Space and Major Disasters" (

The desired candidates must have considerable expertise in working with TerraSAR-X imagery and conduction analysis related to TerraSAR-X.   The analysis includes measuring the extent of the flood (pooling of water), depth of water, and conducting change detection from TerraSAR-X taken at various stages of the storm and producing shape files from areas of change.

Time: can start immediately for 1-2 weeks and 3-5 hours a day.

Please send an email to along with your resume by Nov. 7th, 2012.

Friday, August 24, 2012

Internships at NGA: the Summer of 2013

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) now accepts applications for internships and scholarships starting the summer of 2013 during Sept. 4-Oct. 12, 2012 at
(see "Careers" and "Current Openings" to locate the appropriate student Assignment opportunity NOtices (AON).

Graduates interested in full time positions are also encouraged to visit the website for current openings and applications deadlines.  

Monday, August 20, 2012

GIS Intern with Veterans Affairs

The Dept of Veterans Affairs, the office of Emergency Management is looking for an intern for the fall, 2012 to work for 40 hours a week

Preferred: a graduate GIS student or finished a MA in GIS with demonstrated knowledge and skills in ESRI's ArcInfo using Model Builder, with the ability to write software code and scripts to automate the models and with knowledge of ArcGIS Server to build and publish an interactive web mapping tools and services.  Must also have knowledge of geodatabase design and development, and to include data schema, data modeling, and logical data models.
(competency in ArcGIS Server, ArcInfo, Python, Flash Builder, C++, Java, Java Script, Spatial Analyst, GIS web development, and  Geodata Management of spatial data).

Please send your resume to by August 22.