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Certified Mapping Scientist

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Date: Aug 4, 2019

Location: Austin, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 49661 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Certified Mapping Specialist to join our team in Austin, TX.  Candidates local to Austin, TX are strongly preferred. 



The individual will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with stakeholders to determine remote sensing needs
  • Compile, write, and review standard operating procedures regarding remote sensing acquisition
  • Participate in the testing of proposed standard operating procedures
  • Create metadata reporting documentation



Basic Qualifications:

Minimum of 5 years work experience with mapping technology innovation

Minimum of 5 years work experience with acquisition, planning, and processing of remote sensing data

ASPRS Certificate:  Certified Photogrammetrist, Certified Lidar Scientist or Certified Remote Sensing Scientist


Preferred skills:

  • Basic understanding of principles and sensor types used for remote sensing
  • BS or BA in engineering, geospatial, mathematics or physical science
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively perform independent analysis, prepare and present well-written technical reports
  • Direct experience with remote sensing instruments
  • Demonstrated knowledge of remote sensing quality levels and quality control
  • Ability to work across multiple technology disciplines
  • Remote sensing modalities include, but are not limited to Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR), Radio Detection and Ranging (Radar), Sound Navigation Ranging (SONAR), and Photogrammetry (Stereo and 3D Modeling)




This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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