Minimize Remote Sensing Data Scientist Associate

Date added: 26 March 2019

Organisation: GEO University on behalf of University of Texas

Location: Austin, Texas, USA

Job description

University of Texas is seeking to recruit a Remote Sensing Data Scientist Associate. The position entails: exploitation and analysis of remotely sensed geospatial data for a variety of applications but with a primary focus on space-based laser altimetry research and development. More specifically, contribute to the satellite data analysis and product evaluation for innovative science discoveries using new computational approaches.


  • Participate in satellite geospatial data product algorithm development and integration.
  • Analyse space-based laser altimetry data for quality assessment and scientific discovery.
  • Develop data fusion techniques for multiple space-based data resources to produce global geospatial products.
  • Document results.

Required qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer or information science, geoscience or other applied sciences.
  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency in working with remotely sensed data, and data products.
  • Applicant should have proficiency in Matlab, Python, ENVI and Unix shell scripting or other relevant computational language.

Learn more about the opportunity and how to apply.

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