7 Jul 2019

Full-Time Geospatial Intelligence Manager

Department of Defence – Posted by Australian Government Department of DefenceAnywhere

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Job Description


$101,955 – $115,005 (plus super)

Bendigo, VIC & Canberra, ACT

For over 20 years, the Australian Geospatial-Intelligence Organisation (AGO) has been delivering decisive information advantages to Government in support of Defence and National Security interests. Today, as we face a range of threats to our national security and prosperity, AGO’s mission has never been more important. Every day, AGO makes a critical contribution to protect the lives and safety of Australians at home and overseas by providing richer and more accessible geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) from imagery and other sources.

The AGO is seeking Geospatial Intelligence Managers for the Data Management and Foundation Geospatial Production teams. We are seeking people with the drive, energy and imagination to lead complex functions, build organisational responsiveness and capabilities to make a valuable contribution to Defence and National Security customers. We are seeking to fill critical vacancies in our technical ranks to build the next generation whilst continuing to meet critical national requirements. As a member of the AGO team you will lead and work with remarkable people in order to:

  • Mature and evolve data dissemination mechanisms in support of Defence and national security GEOINT end-users
  • support the implementation and sustainment of GEOINT data reforms
  • Ensuring fit-for-purpose geospatial data is available and accessible to Defence and National Security customers
  • Foster innovation by building and mentoring teams for the challenges of today, whilst anticipating the evolving challenges and capabilities of tomorrow.

As a member of the AGO team, you will undertake some of the most unique and stimulating work in Defence and in the National Intelligence Community. To be successful in these roles you will need to have a strong academic record or professional experience in technology disciplines, data sciences along with the ability to think creatively in response to difficult challenges. You will need to be a team player, be organised, patient, methodical and be able to see the big picture. You will value working collaboratively, support your colleagues, achieve objectives and have the personal integrity required to hold a security clearance.

AGO is a diverse organisation that can offer a long and rewarding career in the Defence and intelligence communities. AGO is committed to ensuring its employees receive the best training and support enabling them to achieve extraordinary results. AGO is committed to offering our staff flexible working arrangements and the support they need to assist them through a challenging and rewarding career journey.

Application Closing Date: Friday 19 July 2019

For further information please review the job information pack, reference SPI/00109/19 on www.defence.gov.au/apscareers

How to Apply

Applications to be made via the website only: For further information please review the job information pack, reference SPI/00109/19 on www.defence.gov.au/apscareers

Job Types: Full-Time.

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