Researcher in Earth Observation Applications, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology

Environmental Research and Innovation (ERIN) Department, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology

Deadline: No particular deadline

The open position aims to complement ongoing work retrieving actionable pieces of information from such multi sensor EO data. The work will include exploring how different collections of satellite EO data can be used to substantially reduce disaster risk (i.e. losses in lives, livelihoods and health, damages to critical infrastructure and disruption of basic services).

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Systems Engineering, Geosciences or Environmental Engineering (or equivalent), with a speciality in data processing
  • Proficient spoken and written knowledge of English is mandatory
  • Expertise in remote sensing data processing (i.e. calibration, data resampling, geo-referencing, generation of time series of geophysical parameters), Open GIS
  • Knowledge of using Grid and Cloud, HPC, and emerging web-based technologies for EO and environmental applications. read more