Geospatial Project Manager - Remote Sensing

GeoSearch, Inc.
Vermont, US
Added: February 9, 2024

This is an on-site position in Vermont. Relocation cost assistance will be provided as needed.


We are a leader in geospatial data acquisition and processing, providing high-resolution data and tailored solutions for clients across various industries. We utilize cutting-edge LiDAR and UAV technology to deliver accurate and actionable insights for complex projects.


We are seeking a skilled and experienced Project Manager to oversee our geospatial field services, specifically focusing on the collection, processing, and delivery of topographic LiDAR and topobathymetric LiDAR datasets. The successful candidate will play a key role in managing the entire project lifecycle, from initial planning to final deliverables.

This position requires a forward thinking, energetic, entrepreneurial, dedicated professional committed to helping grow and develop our geospatial solution delivery.

This position requires working closely with geospatial data delivery analysts, developers, and customers as we bring our ever-evolving technology to market. This position will require a hard-working individual who is nimble yet focused on delivering new technologies for us.


  • Develop and implement detailed project plans, outlining timelines, milestones, and deliverables.
  • Ensure the efficient and safe execution of field data collection, adhering to strict quality and safety protocols.
  • Oversee the processing and analysis of collected data, collaborating with the processing team to ensure accuracy and adherence to client specifications.
  • Manage project deliverables, including ASPRS classified point clouds, digital terrain models, water surface models, and data accuracy reports.
  • Communicate project progress and results to clients effectively, addressing questions and concerns promptly.
  • Identify and implement process improvements to streamline project delivery and enhance client satisfaction.
  • Maintain documentation and records for all project phases.


  • Bachelor's degree in Geospatial Sciences, Geography, or a related field.
  • PMP Certification.
  • Proven experience managing geospatial projects, especially those involving LiDAR data.
  • Familiarity with UAV technology, LiDAR systems, and geospatial data processing software.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.


  • Experience using GIS software for modeling and analysis.
  • Experience with database mapping systems (GIS), ArcSDE, File Geodatabases, Shape Files, XML.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with remote sensing & collection.
  • Ability to independently make accurate and timely decisions.
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Positive attitude / Great Energy
  • Well-spoken and in-tune to project needs
  • Experience running Teams/Zoom meetings and sharing project updates to stakeholders
  • Experience problem solving and working with the team to best solution for all


  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Proactive communication skills with internal and external teams
  • Salesforce - interact with corporate salesforce system to track any work with customers.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects with diverse clients
  • Growth and development opportunities in a dynamic and innovative company
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment