Earth Observation Data Scientist
We are looking to appoint an experienced data scientist with a background in the use of remote sensing, particularly earth observation data with interests in building practical solutions to advance their use in agriculture.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop models and software that has practical benefits, ultimately leading to data products for businesses in the agriculture and food sectors. The ideal candidate will have experience with machine learning, data assimilation methods or other approaches that combine mathematical and statistical models to derive new data and information services, and be able to develop demonstration software or new datasets through state-of-the art modelling or data science techniques.
As part of a fast-paced, small, expanding enterprise the successful candidate would need to be comfortable working collaboratively with our wider technical team comprising groups working across two sites. They will have excellent communication, time-management and organisational skills and will be comfortable working independently using their own initiative. They would also be expected to adopt approaches that are suited to a commercial setting, and must have proven ability to deliver results under pressure. This full-time role will be based at our office in Harpenden but will entail some travel as required.
Please note, only candidates with permission to work in the UK will be considered.
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