Geodata IT Announces Move to T-REX

We’re excited to announce that we’ve moved Geodata IT operations to the T-REX incubator at 911 Washington in St. Louis, Mo. Being able to work alongside some of the brightest entrepreneurs and thinkers in IT is energizing for us. We love our St. Louis technology community, resources and the energy of the city itself. Remaining downtown was important for the culture and spirit of our organization. The location is close to NGA, Scott Air Force Base, and other commercial partners. It’s the trifecta of perfection for us. “Being alongside other innovators working to build technology in St. Louis is exciting.” said Justin Bennett, President/CEO. If you’re in the area to enjoy some of the fantastic amenities of our city, please stop by and visit our new office.

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Geodata IT Seeks Senior Java Developer

Geodata IT has an opening for a Senior Java Developer (Falls Church, VA) that excels in JavaScript and AWS. The right person will view “mission critical” as part of their daily mindset and will more than likely have a military and/or NGA background with TS/SCI Active SCI or Eligibility. We need someone that lives devops and has mastered AWS in a C2S environment. What type of people do we like to hire at Geodata IT? We’re thinkers and innovators. Thus, we actively seek people that are comfortable enough in their own skillset to work independently and find answers to tough problems. While we always constantly strive to raise the bar, we also like people that have a life outside of work. We appreciate one another enough to respect that family is a priority. If you’d like to learn more, please visit the Career section on our main website.

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Justin Bennett Shares Job Hunting Advice for SLATE Participants

#meetup time @GeodataIT learning how to get an IT career. @Claddagh9 @SLATE_MCC pic.twitter.com/RfRUWm9CUb — Frank Alaniz (@St8Wkr) September 26, 2017 On September 27, 2017, President and CEO Justin Bennett appeared at the St. Louis area Salem United Methodist Church for a SLATE event to lend advice to job seekers. Geodata IT is currently hiring cleared IT professionals. Please visit our Careers page for a listing.

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Geodata IT is hiring

Geodata IT is looking for a few innovators and thinkers to fill positions in the areas of software development and information services. If you’re a rock star looking for a company that wants to challenge your skills and also respects your creativity, visit our careers page. Self-starters that can see the big picture are strongly encouraged to apply. Various active security clearances are required. A sampling of our job openings is below. The full list is HERE.   Software Developer (TS SCI Clearance Required) – Geodata IT Job Description: Software Developer, Must have TS/SCI Active SCI or Eligibility Candidate will be responsible for satisfying IT requirements in a mission critical operational environment. You will be responsible for providing Software Development support for applications utilizing Amazon Web Services (AWS) in a C2S environment. Senior Software Engineer (TS SCI Clearance Required) – Geodata IT Job Description: Senior Software Engineer, Must have TS/SCI Active SCI or Eligibility Candidate will be responsible for satisfying IT requirements in a mission critical operational environment. You will be responsible for providing Software Engineering…

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Justin Bennett Launches AgileLIFT Lunch & Learn Classes

Are you curious about what Agile is all about? Give your team a lift with AgileLIFT. Using proven problem solving methodologies, Justin Bennett will help your team discover new skills to keep projects mission-focused and on schedule. “There is a leader inside of every employee. When you teach a team an iterative process for solving problems, it gives everyone permission to take ownership of the solutions,” said Justin Bennett, President and CEO of AgileLIFT.” Currently available course topics: Showing Your Hand – Need to beef up your team communication? Justin will share power tips for setting up highly collaborative sprints that keep everyone producing. The Luck of the Draw – Does a long list of requirements make your head spin? This power talk will help you learn to cut through the clutter and plan sprints that quickly progress from “in process” to “done.” Full House – Is your team ready to roll but new to Agile? Justin will give a brief overview on the Agile Light approach to mastering your first sprint. Wildcard – Got…

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President and CEO Justin Bennett Shares Inspirational Message at Rock Falls School District

President and CEO Justin Bennett of Geodata IT returned to his childhood school district on August 15, 2017 to share his story of rising above enormous challenges. If you’re looking to get into tech and don’t think you have a chance, read this article. Former Rock Falls student: Be the author of your own success story ROCK FALLS – As teachers were preparing to make their return to the classroom, a former Rock Falls Middle School student dropped by to return the words of encouragement he received there as a young man. Justin Bennett, 40, is president and CEO of Geodata IT in St. Louis.  

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Video: CEO Justin Bennett Shares Advantages of Hiring Veterans

Earlier this year, CEO Justin Bennett appeared on a discussion panel for Operation Civilian Support and shared his thoughts on the advantages of hiring military veterans. At Geodata IT, we love the commitment and attention that our veterans bring to the table as employees. We are proudly veteran-owned and are honored to serve our nation as a GEOINT company in the areas of defense and intelligence.

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Geodata IT, LLC Facilitates Mission of US Fish and Wildlife Service (Department of Interior) with MapR Technologies

St. Louis, Missouri / August 8, 2017 Geodata IT, LLC was recently approved to serve as the GSA Schedule 70 Contractor providing services leveraging the MapR Converged Data Platform to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Department of Interior). This agreement will help the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service continue to meet their mission to preserve our nation’s natural resources. The MapR Converged Data Platform brings together analytics and operations with the industry’s only enterprise-grade software solution that unifies big data and open source technologies with fast, native access to global event streaming, real-time database capabilities, and cloud-scale storage. “Whether we are using data to help serve our country’s warfighters or wildlife, Geodata IT is committed to protecting America’s assets. It’s about using data to solve challenging problems at home and around the world,” said Justin Bennett, President and CEO of Geodata IT, LLC. Geodata IT, LLC was named the Minority Owned Small Business of the Year for Eastern Missouri for 2017 by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) – St. Louis District Office. An…

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Geodata IT Attends GEOINT 2017 Symposium

Geodata IT shared a booth with MapR Technologies, Inc. at the recent GEOINT 2017 Symposium. This gathering by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) was held from June 4-7, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas. Geodata IT is a MapR partner in providing solutions for the “Converged Data Platform.” As a contractor supporting the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and the Intelligence Community (IC), Geodata IT is the ideal partner for delivering on intelligence, military, and geospatial IT requirements. With a wide range of capabilities and solutions, Geodata IT is uniquely qualified and positioned to support the customer’s mission needs. For more information on the MapR services that Geodata IT can provide, please call 1-866-229-8606. Government entities may view our GSA Schedule 70 catalog here.

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