RESEARCH FIELDComputer science › ProgrammingInformation science › Information managementTechnology › Space technology
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE12/06/2021 21:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONSpain › BARCELONA
TYPE OF CONTRACTOther
HOURS PER WEEK40
OFFER STARTING DATE03/10/2021
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMMEH2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER801342
Our mission is to unlock the value of Earth Observation (EO) data.
We use Artificial intelligence (AI) to absorb complexity & lower the cost.
We extract the valuable insights for evidence-based decision making.
Complex data, made easy!
EarthPulse is a young startup which delivers indices (pulses, https://earthpulse.es/indices) based in Satellite data analysis with Artificial Intelligence for decision making for different market segments such as Financial markets.
Is in EarthPulse DNA to fuse very different backgrounds and technologies to combine any type of data and deliver directly actionable information for decision making. We count with senior experts on AI, EO, Software, and product and business development experts.
At EarthPulse we build indices from EO data, with our proprietary AI tools. We then add third part data and turn all this data into valuable insights. The data scientist will be responsible of collecting all these external data, extracting tis value and put it together with the Outputs of the AI models, and additional EO data.
The successful candidate will work between the software developers and the Product managers. Basically, it turns raw data into valuable insights
We expect our data scientist to be able to Communicate important information and insights to business and IT leaders and make recommendations to adapt existing business strategies
A degree in statistics, math’s, business administration or computer science is a viable option. Knowledge of EO data is a very valuable asset, but not mandatory
What we offer
You will be a part of our talented and inspiring developers’ team, where you get to teach and learn at the same time
When in office, we provide you with snacks, fruits and refreshments, unlimited freshly ground coffee
You will have flexible working hours and possibility to balance WFH with working at the office
We encourage you to visit events/conferences and/or take courses to keep up-to-date and gain new skills
And, to top it off, what is work without some fun? We regularly organize drinks, dinners and team building outings (We hope to be able to do this soon again, once the pandemic situation improves)
We’re a young, dynamic and hardworking team, passionate with our mission.
Join us to work together in the NewSpace era, take part on the AI4EO revolution!
Required Research Experiences
RESEARCH FIELDEngineering › Computer engineering
YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE1 - 4
REQUIRED LANGUAGESENGLISH: Excellent
The candidate we are looking for should have the following requirements:
- Fluent in Python and its data science ecosystem (Numpy, Pandas, Jupiter Notebook, …)
- Knowledge of statistical analysis
- Able to work effectively in a collaborative team environment
- Familiarity with data bases (firestore, mongodb)
- Experience with satellite imagery and EO python packages (gdal, rasterio, xarray, …)
- Highly self-motivated, keen learner able to solve challenging problems with creative solutions
- Organizational skills
- PdH or 4 years of experience in Research areas
- Ability to deliver on a fast-paced environment, highly independent, constantly learn and share new knowledge with the team.
This vacancy is a Tecnio spring (2 years contract) award from ACCIO.
Eligible projects will be linked to two types of mobility: (1) Mobility A: Outgoing and return
One year abroad spent by the researcher at a host entity (university, research center, technology center, or R+D department of a company) to develop an applied research project aimed to technology transfer.
One other year in Spain spent at the beneficiary entity to complete the project started at the abroad host entity.
The abroad host entity and the aid beneficiary cannot be associated with one another.
(2) Mobility B: Incorporation to a company or a TECNIO accredited entity or a technology center
Two years spent by the researcher in a company with its operational establishment in Catalonia or a TECNIO accredited entity or a technology centre located in Catalonia, to develop an applied research project oriented towards technology transfer.
Successful candidates, in each modality could spend some stages at European Space Agency or research centers to be decided.
EURAXESS offer ID: 639483
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