Wednesday , February 21 2024

CSIS Application – Geospatial Data Exploitation Analyst in Ottawa

Website CSIS

Job Description:

The Service is seeking motivated and enthusiastic team players to fill several positions as Data Exploitation Analysts (DEA).  The incumbents work in an environment conducting research, analysis, and exploiting data using advanced analytical tools and techniques to produce reports and intelligence in support of Service investigations and operations. Incumbents also work on new analytical processes and identify technical enhancements to improve capabilities and tools.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assess, analyze, exploit and interpret data; bringing to bear general and specialized knowledge and communicating the results through reports and other products. Thus further advancing investigations.
  • Contribute to data analytics policy development and training.
  • Work with other DEA’s to identify innovative/creative solutions to enhance existing analytical processes, products, technical capabilities, and data literacy.
  • Be familiar with and ensure program area activities are compliant with relevant legislation, policies, and Ministerial requirements.
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of analytical tradecraft, methodologies, and techniques, as well as advanced tools, systems and data sources.
  • Consult with clients to determine their requirements for data analysis, understand their intelligence question(s), and in non-technical language advise on appropriate analytical approaches.

Job Requirements:

  • If you completed a program outside of Canada you will be required to obtain proof of a Canadian equivalency at your expense through a recognized credential assessment service.
  • Candidates must be eligible to receive an Enhanced Top Secret security clearance.
  • The process involves a security interview, a polygraph, and a background investigation that includes credit and financial verifications.
  • The use of illegal drugs is a criminal offense.
  • Drug use is an important factor considered in your reliability and suitability assessment during the selection process.
  • Therefore it is important not to use any illegal drugs from the time you submit your application.
  • While we continue to explore opportunities for flexible work arrangements, the majority of work in our organization must be done in the office and cannot be performed at home.
  • Candidates should note that non-imperative staffing may be considered in situations where it can contribute to closing representation gaps in employment equity groups.
  • A competency-based interview, a written exam and reference check may be administered to retained applicants.
  • To know more about our process, please visit: Job Requirements-

Qualification & Experience:

  • Proficiency in the use of programming languages such as Python.
  • Experience with ESRI software (ArcGIS Pro, ArcMap, ARCGIS Online, and Enterprise).
  • Two (2) years experience organizing and exploiting data to create analytical products.
  • Experience in analysing and conveying complex information in plain language to a non-technical audience2.
  • An Undergraduate degree or higher level of education in a field of study related to Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics, Demographics, Social Sciences, or other Science, Technology, Mathematics, Geography, Geographic Information Systems, or Geomatics.
  • Experience applying Geospatial Information Services (GIS) in a novel manner to support corporate goals.
  • Experience supporting law enforcement or security investigations.
  • Two (2) years experience with the use of analytical tools.
  • Understanding of laws, regulations and policies governing national security activities including lawful access programs, data programs and privacy requirements.
  • Two (2) years providing written and verbal advice (formal or informal) to assist colleagues / clients / managers in making the best decisions to meet their particular requirements.

Job Details:

Company: CSIS

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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