OGC Careers

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is an international consortium of more than 500 businesses, government agencies, research organizations, and universities driven to make geospatial (location) information and services FAIR - Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable.

Our dynamic team of location experts is looking for professionals to help accomplish our mission, vision, and approach: 

The OGC Vision:

Using location, we connect people, communities, technology, and decision-making for the greater good.

The OGC Mission:

Make location information more Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable (FAIR).

The OGC Approach:

A proven collaborative and agile process combining consensus-based standards, innovation projects and partnership building.

OGC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender orientation or identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements. OGC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


Executive Assistant - Governance

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and motivated individual to join our Executive team.​ The Executive Assistant - Governance is a full time remote position based in the United States, preferably in the Washington, DC area. The position will report to the Chief Executive Officer. The position will also support the Senior Management team and collaborate with the Board of Directors.

Project Manager for International R&D Projects

OGC is seeking an IT Project Manager with a minimum of five (5+) or more years of experience in leading IT Research and Development projects. The position will be part of OGC’s technology exploration and research lab, the Innovation Program. The Innovation Program carries forward the agile exploration, prototype evaluation, and knowledge transfer of new ideas from their most speculative beginnings towards levels of technology maturity close to market readiness.