Mid-Level Geospatial Analyst / LiDAR Technician

Location : Baton Rouge, LA
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Lidar/Remote Sensing

Applicants Must Be US Citizens

We are a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide.

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Geospatial/Remote Sensing Analyst for a unique opportunity to work embedded directly at a client office in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


  • Data extraction/compilation, interpretation of multiple sensor input data (lidar and imagery based)
  • Create a variety of digital mapping/remotely sensed products using various software platforms
  • Create and disseminate production workflow documents
  • Create and manipulate databases
  • Elevation, Feature, and other specific data Processing and Manipulation
  • Task Management
  • Problem resolution
  • Report writing
  • Creating Scripts/Models/Macros in multiple sensor platforms;
  • Training, Quality control and providing feedback.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Geography, GIS, or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in the GIS/Remote Sensing Field with focus on lidar acquisition.
  • Required experience in multi-sensor acquisition, processing, manipulation, and production.
  • In-depth knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS and ArcGIS Pro.
  • Proficiency in other remote sensing applications (TerraScan, RiPROCESS, PosPac, Inertial Explorer, GlobalMapper, Hexagon GeoMedia).
  • Strong verbal, organizational and written communication skills.
  • Quality Assurance, documentation and providing feedback.
  • Working knowledge of Lidar sensor operation, classification and Ortho production workflow, and production of DEMs, image mosaics, planimetric features, CAD deliverables.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Specific experience with Riegl and Teledyne Optech Sensors
  • Experience in topo-bathymetric lidar
  • Experience in airborne mission flight planning.
  • Proficiency in viewing lidar datasets in software such as Microstation (Terrasolid), Geocue LP360, or ESRI Arcmap
  • Experience in other airborne sensors (imagery, hyperspectral, radar\InSAR\IFSAR, gravimetric\magnetic)
  • Experience in processing acquired lidar data in sensor vendor software (Riegl RiProcess, Optech LMS, Leica Cloudpro\HxMap,)
  • Experience with processing aircraft trajectories using Applanix Pospac or Novatel Inertial Explorer

 Must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record and ability to pass a driving record background check.

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