Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale.

Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. This technology enables remote carbon measurement and monitoring of forests. Today, the technology is used to provide a new standard of assurance in carbon markets. Through the Pachama marketplace, we connect responsible companies and individuals with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.

Through early partnerships, Pachama is using technology to create new restoration projects. Pachama is building scalable tools to enable more forest projects around the world to participate in carbon markets, promoting more restoration and protection of forests and a healthier planetary future.

Pachama was founded by Diego Saez-Gil and Tomas Aftalion, two technology entrepreneurs originally from Argentina. The company is backed by mission-aligned VCs including Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Amazon Climate Fund, Lowercarbon Capital, Saltwater, and Y Combinator.

Jan 19, 2022
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Pachama is looking for a Policy & Standards Lead to help ensure we make a meaningful impact on forest restoration and conservation. This new role will lead our internal and external efforts around policy and carbon methodologies to ensure that remote sensing can create a transparent and scalable carbon market. In this role, you will own the development and roll-out of internal Pachama policies and standards around how we use remote sensing and machine learning to ensure forest carbon represents real climate benefits. You will be responsible for working very closely with our science team to translate research and technical development into methodologies and operational policy that maintain high standards for carbon projects world wide. Additionally, you will use this same technical understanding to develop an external policy agenda with senior leadership and engage with policymakers, coalitions and working groups including methodology bodies. You will bring sharp insight to...
Jan 11, 2022
Pachama
About the Role  : Pachama is looking for a Recruiter to grow and scale our teams. We are seeking a recruiter with deep experience hiring for complex, roles. You will : owning full-cycle recruiting, driving hiring strategy for your roles and , and deliver best-in-class candidate experience. This person must be a builder who thrives in a learning environment—unafraid to try new things, embrace new ideas, and welcome suggestions for how we can iterate on our processes.  Location: Remote (must be NAM based)    Who we are: Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with...
Jan 05, 2022
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Pachama is looking for our first in-house accounting team member, reporting to the Head of Finance. In this role, you will be a key leader on the finance team responsible for building out a world-class accounting function. You will provide strategic insights to help define Pachama’s business model, set up scalable processes and systems, and oversee all day-to-day accounting operations (Revenue, AP, AR, payroll, tax, treasury, etc). The ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in climate tech, and a track record of success in unstructured, startup environments. Location This role is remote within the United States. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities. Who we are Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation...
Dec 08, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Our Machine Learning team is look for an Engineering Manager to help build cutting-edge systems for our mission to map and monitor the planet's forests. Your team is responsible for researching and implementing novel ways to measure forest properties (e.g. biomass). Your products will be judged by their accuracy and certainty across forests, project types, and biomes. You are directly responsible for technical roadmap and development along with leading a small, but mighty, team. You will be accountable for constructing milestones, ensuring delivery to those milestones, and enabling team growth. We're looking for engineers who find joy in the craft of building and want to make an impact. Engineers who push forward initiatives by asking great questions, cutting through ambiguity, and organizing to win. Engineers who are relentlessly detail-oriented, methodical in their approach to understanding trade-offs, place the highest emphasis on building, and building quickly. Position is...
Nov 17, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Pachama is looking for a team member to support our efforts developing machine learning models integrating radar, lidar, and optical observations to estimate forest carbon stocks. Working in collaboration with our machine learning engineers, this individual would be chiefly responsible for integrating spaceborne radar and lidar into our models. The individual would rigorously evaluate model performance to guide continued model improvement. This role requires an understanding of radar backscatter in forest canopies and experience preprocessing satellite radar observations (e.g., ALOS PALSAR and Sentinel-1). Although primarily a scientific and model development role, Pachama is seeking a team member who can also communicate our carbon estimation methods to non-scientists and help inform computation of carbon crediting. This role is remote. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities. Who we are....
Nov 16, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Pachama is looking for a new team member to organize and structure carbon project origination.  This new role will be responsible for managing the legal, financial and operational functions for the carbon origination team. The ideal candidate will have excellent organizational and communications skills, experience in forest carbon, and working with diverse groups of stakeholders and strategic partners in a period of rapid growth and expansion. The new role will be a key member of Pachama’s carbon origination team and work across all functional teams to create the systems and processes to ensure excellence in project origination, implementation and maintenance.  The position will report to the VP of Carbon Origination. Location. Pachama is an entirely remote team. For this role, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities. Under normal conditions, this role requires travel. Who we are. Pachama is a...
Nov 12, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
We’re hiring for a Business Development Manager on our supply team that will bring new, quality carbon projects to the Pachama platform, ensuring carbon finance goes to projects providing real climate benefits. This new role will own and grow our commercial relationships with partners who have existing forest carbon projects. You will not only help to educate new project partners on the Pachama platform, but also help close critical commercial deals, and build relationships with project proponents. Our ideal candidates have existing experience in carbon markets or forest carbon projects as well as strong business development experience and the drive to create partnerships. The new role will be a key member of Pachama’s supply team and work globally with project proponents including communities, project developers, and large NGOs.  The position will report to the VP of Operations. Location. Pachama is an entirely remote team. For this role, being within 3 hours of Pacific time...
Nov 05, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, California
Who we are . Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide. We are backed by mission-aligned investors including Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Amazon Climate Fund, Chris Sacca, Saltwater Ventures, and Paul Graham. Recent press: Pachama is #1 most innovative AI company   Jeff Bezos' Last Shareholder Update Pachama to monitor and manage Mercado Libre forest projects The role. Our Marketplace team is looking for a software engineer to help build out the next generation of our platform to...
Nov 04, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Our Infrastructure team is looking for a senior software engineer to be responsible for laying the critical infrastructure for our mission to map and monitor the planet's forests. Infrastructure covers everything from event messaging, big data storage, ephemeral environments, service integration testing, microservice provisioning, setting standards and architecture guides, service mesh building, high fidelity monitoring, and necessary tooling. You will build the infrastructure that makes the lives of our engineers and data scientists significantly easier so that they can purely focus on building our applications. You'll be working as the second hire into a newly founded team ~ the Infrastructure Team. We will be working with existing products, different teams of software engineers, sustainability experts, forest scientists, machine learning experts, and designers to understand the right tooling and improvements to introduce to help deliver high-quality, scalable products. The...
Oct 29, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
As a Client Success Manager, you will help corporate clients achieve their sustainability goals with Pachama. You will ensure that Pachama delivers on the value that our clients expect, find additional opportunities within current accounts, and establish lasting relationships with corporate heads of sustainability. Responsibilities Gain command of the Pachama message, and become an expert on the company’s forest monitoring, marketplace, and project origination products. Collaborate with the Sales team to successfully onboard, retain, and grow the value of enterprise client relationships. Lead renewal strategy recommendations with corporate sustainability managers. Partner with cross-functional stakeholders to source forest projects that meet client needs, and provide ongoing marketing support for client-funded forest projects. Identify patterns and trends across clients, and represent client needs during internal marketing and product prioritization exercises. Identify,...
Aug 26, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Pachama is looking for a strategy & finance team member to drive strategic analysis and financial decision-making at our growing company. In this role, you will help shape Pachama’s business model and build the foundations of a world-class FP&A function. You’ll also support investor relations and be a thought leader to our business partners. The ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in climate tech, and a track record of success in unstructured, startup environments. Location This role is remote within the United States. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities. Who we are Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with...
Aug 21, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, California
Pachama is looking for a new team member to lead our efforts in analyzing and reporting on forest carbon offset projects using new technology. This new role will support our team in analyzing and reporting on forest carbon offset projects using new technology. They will take their experience in carbon projects or forestry and combine it with an ability to use technology and models to improve carbon markets. This role would be responsible for evaluating carbon projects, creating new biomass models, and supporting key corporate clients while being a spokesperson for science and sound carbon principles to our stakeholders. This role is remote. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities Who we are. Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to...
Jul 29, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Pachama is looking for a Client Partner to help Fortune 1000 companies achieve their ESG and decarbonization goals. You will be focused on landing new clients by developing relationships with corporate sustainability leaders, mapping out their decision-making processes, and matching Pachama solutions to their ESG strategies. The ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in climate tech, and a track record of success in unstructured, startup environments.  Who we are Pachama's mission is to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide....
Jul 21, 2021
Pachama San Francisco, CA
Our Verification team is looking for a senior data engineer to be responsible for laying the critical infrastructure for our mission to map and monitor the planet's forests. Verification covers everything from data ingestion and graphics to model training and inference. Each is necessary to produce high-accuracy project evaluations and monitoring. You'll be working alongside a team of sustainability experts, forest scientists, machine learning experts, designers, and customers to understand stakeholder needs and deliver high-quality, scalable products. The systems you build will underpin the core technology of the company, creating the heartbeat by which our business operates. You will be responsible for the strategy and implementation of data ingestion, indexing, and storage for our researchers and engineers. You will design and implement the workflows responsible for ingesting large amounts of raster and vector geospatial data for efficient access and processing. We're looking for...