Friday , January 27 2023

US Department of State Jobs – Supervisory Cartographer

Website U.S. Department of State

Job Description:

Position is in the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Office of the Geographer and Global Issues, Geographic Information Unit and is the senior mapping authority providing advice to the Geographer on geographic, cartographic, international boundary and sovereignty activities. Provides representation at international fora on geospatial, mapping, geographic names, and boundary and sovereignty issues. Coordinates with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and the Intelligence Community.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develops, plans, oversees, and executes a program of geographic support to policy and intelligence officials, incorporating mission goals through oversight and supervision of the production of maps, graphic visualizations, and data analysis.
  • Serves as the Department’s senior expert on foreign geographic names, advising Department Bureaus and Offices on the proper use and application of geographic names in Department publications, foreign interactions, and media statements.
  • Provides guidance and supervision for organizing, cataloging, searching, and archiving digital geographic data and cartographic products.
  • Advises senior officials on the application of Geographic Information Systems and geographic data to military conflict and humanitarian emergencies and other international crises, as well as negotiations regarding boundaries and territorial disputes.
  • Serves as the Department’s liaison with counterparts in the Intelligence Community, other U.S. government agencies, international organizations, and non-governmental organizations to foster exchange of boundary information and geographic data.

Job Requirements:

  • Incumbent will be subject to random drug testing.
  • Verification of employment eligibility in the United States is required.
  • One year probationary period, unless excepted by regulation.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.
  • Obtain/maintain eligibility to access Sensitive Compartmented Information
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.
  • New supervisors must successfully complete a 1 year probationary period.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of State

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Columbus, OH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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