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We Are Hiring:
Lead Geospatial Data Processing

This is a Permanent, Full-Time Post,
Canada or Germany

The sky’s the limit for your career at Microdrones. So: take to the skies with us – choose challenge over routine! Microdrones is an expanding, innovative company with branches in Germany, the US, Canada, China, Australia and the United Arab Emirates.

Energetic. Innovative. Adventurous. Perceptive. Future oriented. Sound like you? Then we’ve got the right job for you! Microdrones offers a unique opportunity to work for an industry-leading company in a dynamic environment. Join us on our journey in the rapidly-growing aerospace industry with its infinite growth potential – become a Microdrones professional!

We are looking for an experienced Lead Geospatial Data Processing who is responsible for the overview of the development, testing and deployment of geospatial data processing solutions. The tasked projects will cover many geomatics disciplines, such as GPS, Inertial, Photogrammetry and Airborne Mapping applied to many fields, such as precision agriculture, energy and surveying.

What to expect from us:

At Microdrones, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:

  • Career and personal development opportunities
  • An innovative, growing, international company with many exciting tasks
  • Flexible working hours and decentralized work
  • A great team and an exciting product
YOUR TASKS and responsibilties:
  • Process geospatial data, such as photogrammetry, LIDAR, spatial statistics and modelling, data quality control, etc
  • Produce maps and reports to internal and external clients
  • Plan, coordinate and participate in geospatial data acquisition campaigns by working with clients and operational teams.
  • Support to define and execute test protocols, analyze results by using statistical techniques and implement conclusions
  • Work with business analytics to prioritize data analytics tasks and define related requirements
  • Perform quality control and quality checks throughout data analytics processes and workflows
  • Document processes and data analytics workflows and quality control processes
  • Locate, define and implement new processes and data workflows improvement opportunities
YOUR profile and SKILLS:
  • Proven relevant experience for a minimum of 4 years
  • Bachelor’s degree in Geomatics, Engineering, Computer Science, GIS, Surveying or related discipline
  • Good understanding of GPS, UAV based mapping, Inertial navigation, Photogrammetry and LiDAR underlined concepts
  • Experience with the concepts of GPS data acquisition, processing and quality control.
  • Experience with handling remote sensing data (Point clouds, Rasters, etc) with GIS mapping software (ArcGIS, QGIS, etc)
  • Experience in QA or QC processes
  • Good written and spoken English and French is a plus
  • Knowledge or experience in photogrammetric processing (Pix4D, Agisoft Photoscan); experience in script programming (Python, C ++, Matlab, R, etc.), image processing or cartographic automation is a plus

Microdrones stands for diversity and equal rights. None of the above expressions should be discriminatory in terms of age, sex, ancestry, religion, belief or experience. We confirm that we are pleased to accept all applications from candidates of any age, gender, ancestry, religion, belief or experience.

Ready to opt for a challenge?

We are looking forward to your meaningful application – apply online through our application form now.