GIS Data Administrator (Steward)

Job Title: GIS Data Management Administrator (Steward)

Location: Herndon, VA

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation: Competitive benefits package based on experience


General Description and Responsibilities:

Join our team! PIXIA is currently seeking a GIS Data Administrator to join our team. The candidate will provide customer support and/or integration of our software capability. The ideal candidate will be highly flexible, willing to learn in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and possess the ability to work independently.

Required skills:

  • Domain knowledge of geographic information systems.
  • Understanding of deployable software within enterprise/cloud environments on the

Windows and Linux platforms.

  • Web server technologies to include Apache Tomcat and Apache Web Server.
  • Internetworking technologies, e.g. advanced switching, network protocols, firewalls, etc.
  • Storage technology and protocols used by SAN, DAS, and NAS technologies for management of large volumes of storage.
  • Basic software development knowledge and scripting experience e.g. bash or batch.
  • Utilize software to generate, process, manage, and transfer data.
  • Experience with network analysis, data management, versioned editing, and scripting.
  • Desire to learn new technologies as they emerge.
  • Ability to work in a very dynamic and demanding work environment.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services.
  • Ability to demonstrate both excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills. Ability to read and interpret technical journals/manuals and program documentation, aerial photography, maps, graphs, etc.
  • Complete tasks and assignments on time, problem solve, work in a team environment, and work independently.
  • Requires up to 25% CONUS travel.


Education & Qualifications Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s in Information Technology or related field, or equivalent professional experience.
  • US Citizen
  • Security Clearance – Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a government security clearance.
  • Must have IAT Level II certification (Security+ CE, GSEC, SSCP) or ability to attain within 6 months of hire.
  • Ability to focus on key deliverables in a fast-paced production environment.
  • Self-starter who can coordinate with a team yet work independently towards a common goal.


About PIXIA Corp.

Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, PIXIA is a rapidly growing commercial geospatial software company leading the industry in Big Data digital access solutions. As a top technology company, PIXIA is customer-focused and forward–leaning within a fast-paced environment.

Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package, an entrepreneurial and creative work environment, and the opportunity to apply their skills to interesting endeavors. Potential candidates must be highly-motivated, intellectually curious, and ready to contribute to a fast-paced development team.

PIXIA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer who complies with applicable state and local laws governing non- discrimination in employment. PIXIA expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment.


Interested in the position? Email your resume to:

Please ensure the subject line includes “GIS Data Administrator” for appropriate consideration.