Internship: Geospatial Analyst and Community Manager

  • Climate Farmers
  • Remote (Berlin, Deutschland)
  • Aug 17, 2021
Internship Data Analyst Engineering: Software Fellowship / Internship Research Sustainability

Job Description

Climate Farmers is a young, driven impact start-up with a strong vision for the European agricultural industry.
We're building the infrastructure to scale regenerative agriculture in Europe by developing an open-access knowledge platform, the central European regenerative farming community, and transition finance instruments.
In March 2021, Climate Farmers started an open-source community that focuses on smart technologies for nature-based solutions. You will work hand in hand with the community manager to shape, build and manage the community and their development. Your work will be focused on a diverse spectrum of tasks: moderation, code review, development, strategy building, data infrastructure. This is the chance for you to apply your skills and work together with experts around the world. The development consists of remote sensing technologies, algorithmic models, field data and huge ecological datasets. Currently the Climate Farmers Tech Team consists of an enthusiastic group of people with different backgrounds that strive to have a real and meaningful impact on our current system. You can be part of this team!
 
Tasks - What You'll Be Doing On A Daily Basis
  • Support to manage, moderate, and engage with Climate Farmers open-source community with 65 members
  • Collaborate with product manager and Tech Team to design systems that leverage science to answer difficult questions.
  • Research scientific studies on data science, remote sensing technologies, and machine learning application for the agricultural sector
  • Work in a development team on processing data from geospatial products and services and assist quality control
  • Support the team to build a data infrastructure which includes field observations and remotely sensed data
  • Thoroughly document all of your work, issues, recommendations and results

 

Requirements - What you bring
  • You prefer communicating in English
  • You have strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to research, develop, and implement solutions to novel problems
  • You have communication skills and the ability to explain and translate results to people from other fields
  • You have worked with Github, GitLab or other software version control repositories
  • You have a Bachelor's Degree in Data Engineering, Remote Sensing, Geoanalysis, or something along those lines and graduated less than a year ago
  • You have experience working with environmental remote sensed datasets and radar derived datasets
  • You understand data lifecycles (e.g. archiving, access, and cost of data management)
  • Regenerative Agriculture isn't foreign to you
  • You have the ability to self-manage time and execute on assigned responsibilities

 

 Benefits - What's In It For You

  • Being part of revolutionary changes in a crucial industry, contributing to the reversal of climate change
  • An innovative start-up in which you can play a central role
  • A close-knit team with experts from various disciplines
  • Mentorship by our experienced leadership team
  • Possibility for full or partial remote work
  • A fun, driven, and an ambitious team willing to give their all for outstanding impact
  • Access to our offices in Berlin and option to visit our village in reconstruction in Portugal
We love diversity and welcome people from all backgrounds and gender identities. Join us in shaping the future of Europe's agricultural industry!
We'll pay special attention to your cover letter!
Looking forward to meet you!

Organization Type

Company

Organization Size

1-10

Sectors

Carbon Accounting & Offsetting, Ecosystems & Biodiversity, Food & Agriculture, Research & Education

Drawdown solutions

Conservation Agriculture, Tree Intercropping