We are looking for a Common Operating Picture (COP) Manager who has a broad experience as a manager/supervisor. The individual will participate in project management, Cyber Security Analysis, Systems Analysis, Database Administration and Programming as well as working with Network Routers/Switches, Servers, Workstations and Voice Communications and cloud-based mapping and data storage systems.


Fort Belvoir, VA

Security Clearance:

  • Ability to obtain U.S. Government security clearance (Secret or above)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure communications capabilities exist to support receipt and distribution of COP data
  • Coordinate with the systems administrators regarding network requirements essential to support the COP
  • Coordinate with staff members to ensure tasked sensor systems and reporting systems support COP requirements
  • Identify and ensure the external data feeds required for the COP are available
  • Setup and manage COP configurations
  • Provide detailed diagrams of COP data flows and interfaces
  • Maintain lists of all distant end contacts for coordinating and troubleshooting
  • Manage COP Synchronization Tool (CST) connections between nodes and clients to ensure optimum data flow
  • Support diagnostics/troubleshoot COP connections and configurations when required and take the necessary actions to return the COP to an optimal level
  • Perform data management of the COP, ensure all feeds correlate to provide an accurate display of the battle space
  • Ensure reporting requirements are met, arbitrate conflicts in track information among reporting elements
  • Ensure filters are properly set to support reporting requirements
  • Establish effective COP database management procedures to ensure reliable data

Required Qualifications:

  • GIS Certification
  • BS/BA degree in GIS, geography or related engineering/physical sciences preferred
  • Experience using the Esri suite of products including ArcMap, ArcGIS Server Advanced or ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Pro, ArcSDE on Microsoft SQL, Portal/ArcGIS Online, Python scripting required
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS 10.x, ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online software to make paper and digital maps and applications, and to input data
  • Experience with data modeling, data conversion and ability to work with survey and georeferenced data required
  • Experience with ArcGIS Navigator, Survey 123, Collector, Workflow Manager, and GeoEvent Server, and GPS units and field data collection processes desirable
  • Knowledge and experience using GPS equipment

Highly Desired:

  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite of software
  • Ability to multi-task and shift priorities to manage expectations
  • Ability to research and assemble required information and data from a variety of sources
  • Ability to read and interpret resource maps, survey plans, aerial photographs and planning documents
  • Ability to formulate recommendations for system improvements and refinements


Expression Networks offers competitive salaries and benefits, such as:

  • 401k matching
  • PPO and HDHP medical/dental/vision insurance
  • Education reimbursement
  • Complimentary life insurance
  • Generous PTO and holiday leave
  • Onsite office gym access
  • Commuter Benefits Plan

About Expression Networks:

Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Washington DC, Expression Networks provides data fusion, data analytics, software engineering, information technology, and electromagnetic spectrum management solutions to the U.S. Department of Defense, Department of State, and national security community. Expression’s “Perpetual Innovation” culture focuses on creating immediate and sustainable value for our clients via agile delivery of tailored solutions built through constant engagement with our clients. Expression Networks was ranked #1 on the Washington Technology 2018's Fast 50 list of fastest growing small business Government contractors and a Top 20 Big Data Solutions Provider by CIO Review.

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