Lead GIS Data Scientist

Lead GIS Data Scientist.

Lead GIS Data Scientist



€80000 - €90000 per year




Remote sensing /Earth Observation

Lead GIS Data Scientist

Company Introduction:

Join a pioneering company at the forefront of revolutionizing wildfire detection and risk prevention. The company specializes in developing ground sensor technology to detect smoke patterns, offering ultra-early wildfire detection that surpasses even satellite capabilities. As they venture into the intersection of satellite and sensor networks, they aim to fuse data sources to enhance risk models and mitigate environmental threats. Located in the vibrant city of Berlin, our team is driven by innovation and a shared commitment to environmental stewardship.

Position Overview:

They are seeking a dynamic Lead GIS Data Scientist to spearhead the integration of satellite technology into their existing sensor-based wildfire detection products. This role is pivotal in harnessing satellite imagery and sensor data to create advanced models for wildfire detection and risk assessment.


  • Lead the integration of GIS (Geographic Information System) technology, including satellite imagery, into our existing sensor-based wildfire detection products.
  • Develop advanced models for wildfire detection and risk assessment by leveraging GIS data and sensor information.
  • Manage multiple data sources to create high-resolution models and improve risk assessment accuracy.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive innovation in environmental modeling and fire risk prevention.
  • Provide strategic guidance on technology adoption and project development.
  • Based in Berlin, or willing to relocate, and work predominantly from our office.


  • Proficiency in GIS technology and data science with experience in statistical modeling.
  • Strong understanding of satellite data analysis, particularly in environmental applications.
  • Experience with GIS software such as ArcGIS, QGIS, or similar tools.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Willingness to relocate to Berlin or already based in the area.
  • Global relocation opportunities available for the right candidate.

Why Join Us?

  • Growth Potential: Lead the implementation of GIS technology into our product range and shape the future of wildfire prevention.
  • Business Expansion: Join us as we expand our footprint in environmental modeling and GIS technology.
  • Team Structure: Experience a collaborative and supportive team environment, where your contributions are valued and recognized.
  • Company Culture: Embrace a culture of innovation, diversity, and sustainability.
  • Exciting Technologies: Engage with newspace technologies and contribute to the development of groundbreaking solutions in wildfire detection and environmental protection.

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Adam Slade


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