• Progressive Systems – Laureati in Ingegneria, Scienze

Tempo indeterminato (Earth Observation Research e Big Data Analysis)

progressivePubblicato il 03/08/2016

Tipo di Laurea: Ingegneria, Fisica o equipollenti

Progressive Systems delivers solutions to simplify Earth Observation data exploitation. Such solutions, based on the one hand on scientific knowledge and on the other hand on specific competence in EO data management, operations and cloud computing, as well as customer relationship management and continuous process improvement, ease the management of complex processes related to the exploitation of Earth Observation data.

We are looking for candidates for new projects related to Earth Observation Research and Big Data Analysis. Such projects offer a concrete opportunity to talented and motivated candidates to start a career in the EO/Data Science domain which is expected to significantly growth in the coming years. Both positions will be based in our office in the Parco Scientifico of Tor Vergata.

Interested candidates are required to send their CV and Motivation Letter in English to careers@progressivesystems.it


Master Degree in Engineering, Physics or equivalent. Competence in applied Earth Observation/Remote Sensing applications, such as:

  • EO data, in particular SAR and optical, analysis and exploitation
  • EO systems/applications design, development, integration, verification and validation
  • EO algorithm development and validation

Desired Knowledge and Competences 

  • Programming skills for data analysis and image processing in at least one of the following languages: Python, IDL, Matlab, C, C++, C#, Java
  • Advanced knowledge of Bash or Python scripting
  • Knowledge of database and SQL language
  • Knowledge of Linux environments, in particular Ubuntu and RHEL based distributions
  • Knowledge and ability in EO data processing techniques
  • Practical experience with the ESA software packages (Sentinels Toolboxes, NEST, BEAM)
  • Practical experience with image processing software and GIS tool (e.g. ERDAS, ENVI, GDAL, QGIS)

Attitude and Personal Skills

  • Teamwork, autonomy, multitasking
  • Technical and scientific writing
  • Self-organized, capable to prioritize
  • Customer oriented, Goal oriented
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Fluent in English