Earth Observation Engineer

Earth Observation Engineer

Job Title: Earth Observation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harwell
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-11
Reference: J140132
Contact Name: Eugene McIntyre
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2018 09:22

Job Description

Are you an Earth Observation Engineer with 2-4 years of experience? Are you loooking to work in the gateway to the UK space sector that has £2 billion of infrastructure for both public and private research and development. We are looking for a profile able to provide support to the development of Earth Observation applications driven from the UK. This position implies technical assistance, contribution to proposal preparation and project management activities.
Candidates must have a university degree in an Earth Science field of study and must have remote sensing skills (optical or radar) that can be applied to different domains (environmental, agriculture, forestry,..). Candidates should be able to work autonomously, from the phase of investigation and information retrieval (from existing technical/scientific sources) to the provision of a final technical solution.
Candidates should have proven experience managing projects, experience with ESA / EC projects is an asset.

Required knowledge:
- Remote sensing - Advanced
- Project management - Advanced
- Earth sciences - Advanced

Please apply and call 01202 596366 to hear more.