Photographer

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Video Teleconferencing
Location
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ119170

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

Job Responsibilities 

  • Support individual photos sessions for DA and Command photo sessions and special events and other various events as requested by customer.
  • Responsible for supporting DATMIS which is a DOD repository for official government photos.  
  • Photo editing skills is a priority.   
  • Receive, accept, and schedule DA and Command photo requests through the Army’s Visual Information Ordering Site (VIOS).
  • Operate the photo studio IAW Army Regulation 640-30. 
  • Provide advice and guidance to photograph subjects on proper uniform appearance IAW Army Regulation 670-1.  
  • Prepare DA photos and Command photos using COTS software. 
  • Edit photos within DAPMIS regulations. 
  • Maintain a current DA Photo Management Information System (DAPMIS) account, and upload DA photos to the DAPMIS. 
  • Distribute Command photos to customers electronic or printed hardcopy, as requested 
  • Ensure still photo equipment and software is in good working condition with proper maintenance and warranties. Inform Government when equipment and software are not functioning, expiring, and/or in need of replacement.
  • Actively participate in all meetings such as, but not limited to weekly staff meetings, weekly training, etc. as required by Team Lead.
  • Document, maintain, and store specific information, including SOPs/Job Aides.
  • Maintains a high-level of customer service focus, exhibiting expertise, courtesy, timeliness, and professionalism while interfacing with users and senior staff members in person, on the phone and/or email.
  • Ability to support a fast paced and ITIL environment.
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent communication skills, both verbal and written to support incoming customer request calls and emails.
  • Analytically inclined with attention to detail and accuracy and consistent follow-through to assure problems are resolved with the ability to respond to last minute requests.
  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment when handling situational occurrences.
  • Analyzes and recommends alternative solutions to meet customer needs.
  • Builds credibility and trust with customers and team members.
  • Identifies areas of opportunity to improve customer satisfaction. 
  • Must have excellent multi-tasking and time management skills.
  • Supports the team process and participates on cross-functional teams.
  • Participate in special projects as required and perform other duties as assigned.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • May need to lift and carry photography and additional peripherals to support mission/tasks (i.e., desktop equipment such as backdrops, projectors, lighting equipment, props, laptops, computers, and monitors, etc.)
  • Office administrative experience desired.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Education 

  • Associate's Degree or 2 years of comparative responsibilities/experience.

Qualifications 

  • Experience working in a Government/Military environment 
  • Experience working with trouble ticket systems 
  • Proficient in working with the various Adobe Photo editing software’s  
  • Experience with Microsoft Outlook Calendar  
  • 2+ years of directly related experience supporting photography tasks as described above.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Strong organizational and collaborative skills
  • Strong teamwork and engagement as a project team member.
  • Ability to assimilate information rapidly, motivated to self-study new requirements
  • Maintain current industry knowledge of relevant concepts; practices and procedures.
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize
  • Able to work under time constraints 
  • Adapt to changes in requirements and new projects
  • Maintain and upgrade certifications
  • Strong written and verbal English language skills.
  • Willing to perform other duties as assigned

Clearance Requirements:

  • Must be a US Citizen and have a minimum of a Secret clearance on hire and confirmed. 

 Work Location: 

  • Client Site, Arlington, VA
  • Shift Monday – Friday Shift 8-4, 9-5 up to the appointments.
  • Some flexibility may be required to cover when others are out of office
  • No alternate work schedules
  • Requires on-site support.

Travel:  

  • Availability to travel, but less than 10%.  Most team members do not have to travel.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.