Remote Sensing Scientist

  • Ceres Imaging
  • Oakland, CA, USA
  • 14 Jan, 2019
Full time Earth Observation Expert Remote Sensing Expert

Job Description

We are seeking a scientist with experience relevant to remote sensing or the earth sciences who can contribute to the development of products that extract agronomic insight from aerial imagery.

Responsibilities

  • Analysis of geospatial datasets, primarily imagery, but also ground data in a variety of formats.
  • Development of tools that combine spectral imagery, weather, soil, ground samples, and other datasets to determine crop physiological traits, and translation to management recommendations to growers.
  • Calibration of sensor systems, including visible, near infrared, and thermal cameras.

Desired Experience

  • PhD in remote sensing, earth science, or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience applying remote sensing to vegetation, especially agricultural systems, is a plus.

Desired Skills

  • Proficiency writing code for data analysis in a language such as Python or R
  • Proficiency with image analysis
Ceres Imaging offers competitive compensation, unlimited PTO, 401k, work from home Wednesdays, and other employee benefits such as an attractive equity package commensurate with candidate qualifications.
 
If you are interested in applying to this role, please provide your resume, cover letter and a small portfolio of work samples that showcase your writing skills.