Remote Sensing Engineer (21-21-006)

Job Description

We are looking for a Remote Sensing Engineer to work as a consultant for our client ESA. 

You will join a dynamic team that provides Scientific and Engineering support to the EOP-S and Phi-Lab Departments in ESA/ESRIN. In addition, you will also have the possibility to be involved in the Solenix EO products development activities.

Your tasks will include: 

  • Review and technical evaluation of proposals and technical deliverables
  • Implementation of technical actions on ESA resulting from progress meetings
  • Development of retrieval algorithms and validation approaches for new products/EO applications
  • Provision of technical specifications and contribution to technical standardisation specifications
  • Validation of technical capabilities
  • Technical support to ESA organised events and demonstrations
  • Provision of technical input for contributions to conferences, workshops and communications
  • Technical support in liaison with external bodies (eg GEO, CEOS, OGC..)

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Master degree (or equivalent) in a relevant technical or scientific discipline (e.g. remote sensing, geo-informatics, telecommunications, physics)
  • Knowledge of remote sensing, preferably in the SAR domain
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Remote Sensing product development
  • Experience in data processing, data analysis and statistical methodologies
  • Experience with programming and technical applications
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Teamplayer
  • Proactive, autonomous and with problem solving attitude

 

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Use of machine learning applied to Remote Sensing
  • Knowledge of European Infrastructures (DIAS, exploitation platforms…)
  • Experience in ESA applied standards (e.g. ECSS) 
  • Technical requirements specification, validation and verification of Software systems
  • Experience in writing scientific and technical documentation, and in delivering technical presentations

 

Work Location: Frascati, Italy

Application Deadline: 31 October 2021

Start Date: To be determined

Important Notes

Before applying to this position, please read the page How to Apply.
Applicants must be EU citizens or have a valid work and residence permit for the above-mentioned work location.
Security, identity and reference checks on the candidates are part of the recruitment process.

Job Application

Please send your applications electronically to career@solenix.ch before the application deadline 31 October 2021.