GAF AG is a renowned, innovative and internationally successful company based in the heart of Munich. It has around 230 highly qualified employees, who have leading expertise in the area of interdisciplinary geographic information technology.

The company now wishes to further develop its extensive portfolio of automated and cloud-based analysis methods for satellite data for government and private-sector applications in the agricultural sector, and is therefore looking to expand its team with the addition of an

Expert in Automated Geodata Analysis in Cloud Environments

After your task-based induction period, you will work in an international environment with technically demanding and professionally diverse tasks relating to our multi-layered geographic information solutions. Our team, like our company, is characterised by technological independence, broad expertise, innovation and solidity. You will become part of the team and help design and make decisions about new solutions.

Your tasks:

  • Provision of professional and technical support for our geographical information solutions in the agricultural sector
  • Processing and analysis of Copernicus satellite data (optical/radar)
  • Development and implementation of methods for modular process chains for thematic image analysis
  • Adaptation of and provision of support for existing modular process chains for automated evaluation procedures
  • Requirements analysis, creation of concepts and process documentation

Your profile:

  • (Technical) university degree in agriculture, environmental sciences, geography, geoinformatics
  • Skills in R or Python, with knowledge of data analysis and data visualisation
  • Experience in analysing and presenting complex/large data sets from various sources
  • Solid theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of satellite image processing, preferably with a thematic focus on the agricultural sector
  • Very good written and spoken German and English
  • You enjoy working in teams, in which you take responsibility for your specific area

Requirements:

  • A responsible and varied job in an international working environment
  • Comprehensive support when you start at GAF, as part of our mentoring programme
  • Training and development - your experience and knowledge count
  • A respectful, friendly and modern working environment in a team of committed colleagues
  • A leadership style based on trust
  • Flexible working hours as part of our flexitime policy, to make it easier to combine work and your private life
  • Company pension scheme (optional), travel health insurance with worldwide coverage
  • Occupational health management
  • Excellent public transport connections
  • An attractive location in the western part of central Munich, with great opportunities for outdoor activities and recreation, including in the close vicinity
  • ... and, last but not least: be your own barista!
    Free fair trade organic coffee made in our traditional Italian espresso machine, a real treat!

Further information:

  • Start date as soon as possible
  • The position is initially for a period of 2 years, with the subsequent option of a permanent contract
  • Full-time position, 40 hours per week

Would you like to work with us?

Then we look forward to receiving your application. Please send a motivation letter, CV and any other useful supporting documents, along with your (gross) salary expectations and your earliest possible availability to start, to recruiting@gaf.de. Please state "Automated Geodata Analysis in Cloud Environments" as the subject of your e-mail.

Contact:

Olivia Deuter
recruiting@gaf.de
Tel.: +49 (0) 89 12 15 28-0
Arnulfstr. 199 - 80634 Munich
http://www.gaf.de

published: 15 November 2021     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.