Minimize Remote Sensing Scientist - Hyperspectral Infrared Level-1 Processing

Date added: 12 February 2018

Organisation: EUMETSAT

Location: Darmstadt, Germany

Application deadline: 09 March 2018

Within the Hyperspectral Infrared Competence Area (HS CA) of the Remote Sensing and Products Division (RSP), the Remote Sensing Scientist for Hyperspectral Level-1 processing provides scientific and technical expertise on hyperspectral infrared measurements and their applications, and supports the calibration and validation of EUMETSAT hyperspectral infrared instruments.

The main duties of the post will be as follows:

  • Support the development and operations of Level-1 data processing chains for the IASI, IASI-NG and IRS instruments on-board EUMETSAT satellites, including all aspects relating to product generation and quality monitoring (calibration, verification and validation);
  • Develop and maintain prototype software in order to improve the operational implementations of Hyperspectral IR Level 1 processing across EUMETSAT missions;
  • Initiate and lead relevant scientific studies, including the management of external contracts;
  • Support the definition of requirements for the realisation of future satellite products and services;
  • Support reprocessing and calibration activities for climate purposes;
  • Actively interact and cooperate with the operational user community of EUMETSAT satellite products and services and with international partners.

To learn more about the role and how to apply download the job description for vacancy EUM/VN(18)09.


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