Researcher / Senior Research Scientist; Finnish Geospatial Research Institute

Job Title: 
Researcher / Senior Research Scientist
Job Location: 
Masala, Finland

We are currently seeking a temporary Researcher or Senior Research Scientist to work at the Department of Geoinformatics and Cartography at the FGI in an EU-co-funded BONUS-project. In the project, next generation geospatial solutions will be developed to support maritime spatial planning. There is a possibility to undertake doctoral studies alongside work.

The qualifications required for the position are a university degree, knowledge of the area of competence and language skills.

Our expectations concerning the applicant:

  • Strong ambition to work as a scientist in the leading geospatial research institute of Finland 
  • Programming skills and substantial experience of geospatial programmes, tools and databases 
  • Good knowledge of web-map applications and geospatial analysis, as well as familiarity with the operating principles of the spatial data infrastructures
  • Ability to produce clear written material and give fluent presentations 
  • Ability to take part in an international project 
  • Possibility to travel 
  • For the position of a Researcher: An appropriate master degree (computer science/surveying science/geography) 
  • For the position of a Senior Research Scientist: An appropriate doctoral degree (computer sci-ence/surveying science/geography)
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