BlackSky is looking for a Geospatial Intel Analyst to support our Qatar location.
Collaborate with QAF customers and BlackSky Customer Success Management team to develop comprehensive multi-intelligence (multi-INT), multi-source strategies to address Geospatial intelligence requirements at client site located in Doha, Qatar.
Assist and advise in creating tasking and dissemination requirements; analyze and investigate collection performance; assess and report on end-to-end GEOINT system performance data; and advise QAF customers on means to improve workflow efficienc at client site located in Doha, Qatar.y.
Collaborate with customers and source providers to manage tasking, collection, and dissemination to support all Mapping, Charting, and Intelligence programs, products, and requirements. They develop and coordinate tailored collection strategies; create and adjudicate tasking and dissemination requirements; and advise customers. These analysts also analyze and investigate collection performance specific data from BlackSky Events.
Write daily, weekly, and monthly reports to client and BlackSky leadership.Accept, submit, track, conduct quality control check and deliver orders using the BlackSky platform
Able to obtain and retain a QAF background check
Successfully pass a medical evaluation required by State of Qatar to live in Doha (
Obtain all immunizations recommended by CDC prior to travel to Qatar
Possess a valid US passport which is valid 2 years from date of hiring
Possess a valid US driver s which is valid 2 years from date of hiring
Obtain a Qatar driver s license
Able to work in environment that does not have handicap accessibility
Able to work between 10 and 16 hours a day without additional pay and no time compensation
Able to work US holidays
Live in Qatar for one year unaccompanied in a communal setting (villa mates)
Be punctual to scheduled meet times
Able to instruct on the utilization of SOCET GXP, SOCET Xplorer and other SOCET products
Able to conduct basic Information Technology tasks and troubleshooting with the assistance of validated documentation
Able to instruct on the usage of applications on the BlackSky platform
Able to assist in program management duties
Able to work as a member of a small team where interchangeability is a requirement
Able to remain on call during off-duty hours
Able to prepare lesson plans and provide instruction to small groups of students
Able to lift 50 pounds without assistance and carry up and down stairs
Able to walk 1 km in desert environment with extreme temperatures
Education and/or experience totaling four to six years of experience in cartography, cultural area studies, earth science, environmental science, geodesy, geography, geology, Geographic Information Systems, history, hydrography, hydrology, imagery science, international affairs, oceanography, photogrammetry, physical science, political science, remote sensing, systems engineering, mathematics, data management, Information Technology, or related disciplines.
Demonstrated experience with research and analysis, including use of critical thinking skills and/or data analytics designed to address international problems of national concern.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including the demonstrated ability to develop and present briefings to meet the need of various audiences.
Knowledge of the intelligence collection cycle process and/or experience in a GEOINT-related field.
Instruct in small class-room setting
Cross culture communication
Ability to understand and communicate verbally and non-verbally in Arabic
Knowledge of local culture
Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
BlackSky Will Provide You With:
Computer, software and monitor / IT support
Daily per diem when in country at JFTR rate
Training on BlackSky applications
Work residency facilitation services
Lodging / with cable and internet services
Stipend for local phone in Doha
Scheduled transportation to work site
-30 days annual paid vacation
-1 paid round-trip travel back to US (miss maximum 15 workdays)
-$1000 voucher for travel (miss maximum of 5 workdays)
-Stock options (stipulations)