Junior Developer

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Earth-i is looking for a Junior Developer, with a focus on Remote Sensing, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, to join our Technology team and support our analytics and insights products.

Reporting to: Senior Developer
Salary: Variable – Depending on experience
Location: Guildford, Surrey & Home Working
Closing Date: 14 August 2020

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Role description:

  • Experience in software development in a Machine Learning related role
    Proven experience developing Deep Learning Algorithms, eg CNNs
  • Have worked with remote sensing data, ideally from Earth Observation satellites or aerial imagery
  • Familiar with environments eg Python 3, GDAL, Jupyter, OpenCV, Keras, TensorFlow, pytorch
  • Knowledge in Remote Sensing, mathematical modelling, statistics
  • Strong communication skills
  • Critical thinking skills

Primary responsibilities:

  • Supporting Senior Developers on product and R&D projects
  • Plan, write, maintain, test and document code for Earth-i applications and platforms. Code will adhere to internal coding standards.
  • Function as an integral part of the development team, actively contributing towards the development of our tools, services and platforms.
  • Review and contribute on a regular basis to the ongoing improvement of team practices and approaches with a view to making the team more effective and improving our service delivery. Where appropriate you will lead on delivering changes in working practices.
  • You will from time to time be required to undertake other duties of a similar nature as reasonably required by your line manager commensurate with the nature and level of the post

Essential skills/experience:

  • Familiarity with AWS cloud platform (EC2, Sagemaker, S3)
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools eg. docker
  • Geospatial formats eg geojson, GeoTIFF, coordinate transformations
  • Awareness of space platforms and sensors and experience on the operation of image processing and classification techniques
  • Knowledge of key principles of satellite remote sensing, image processing, spectral analysis, photogrammetry and image understanding
    Numerate degree (Physics, CompSci) with strong academic background
  • A thorough understanding of emerging data science, computer vision and machine learning in particular with respect to remote sensing

About Earth-i:

Earth-i is an innovative British Geospatial Information provider fusing multi-operator, multi-resolution, multi-sensor Earth Observation (EO) data including satellite video coupled with advanced analytics and geospatial experts to provide near-real time actionable insights.

To find out more please visit www.earthi.space.

Earth-i is an equal opportunities employer.

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This role qualifies for a generous benefits package including 25 days annual leave plus statutory holidays, private medical insurance, cash back towards dental and optical treatments, gym discounts, life insurance cover and pension scheme.

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