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Geospatial Data Scientist

  • Location

    Cambridge

  • Job Function:

    Information Technology

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Damian Bicknell

  • Contact email:

    damian.bicknell@ea-first.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH1733_1692779999

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    21 November 2023

Are you a Geospatial Data Scientist looking for you next role? I am working with a rapidly expanding organisation who are working to make a real impact on the world issue of Climate Change.

The organisation is a pioneering entity dedicated to addressing environmental risks and climate change. Their innovative modeling and analytics platform, developed in collaboration with a prestigious institution, has earned the trust of global industry leaders. With recent funding, the company is expanding rapidly.

As a Geospatial Analyst, you'll be a crucial member of the environmental analytics team, headquartered in Cambridge. While we support flexible work arrangements, your primary base will be their Cambridge office. Your role centers on utilising geospatial data to derive insights into environmental risks for corporations. You'll collaborate closely with a team of accomplished professionals.

Essential Skills:

  • Education: A degree in geography, natural sciences, or a related field.
  • GIS Skills: Proficiency in GIS software (e.g., QGIS).
  • Programming: Experience with a programming language (e.g., Python).
  • Problem-Solving: Exceptional problem-solving skills and adaptability.
  • Data Management: Proficient in handling and visualising complex datasets.
  • Communication: Clear communication of scientific concepts to non-experts.
  • Passion: Interest in climate change and environmental risks.
  • Team Player: Ability to work harmoniously in a fast-paced, diverse team.

Desirable Skills:

  • Expertise: Knowledge in climate change-related areas (e.g., risk science, economics).
  • Industry Knowledge: Sector-specific expertise (e.g., energy, finance).
  • Modeling: Experience in modeling (e.g., catastrophe modeling, risk quantification).
  • Research: Postdoctoral experience in a relevant field is advantageous.

Candidates are invited to join this dynamic organisation, offering competitive compensation, bonuses, flexible work options. Please do reach out to Damian Bicknell on 01223298159 or Apply.

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.