Wisconsin Geospatial Jobs - Current Positions
High Performance Computing Geospatial Analyst
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN
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The Minnesota Supercomputing Institute (https://www.msi.umn.edu/) is hiring a full time geospatial analyst to support research at the University of Minnesota. The successful applicant will join the expanding RIS team, currently composed of ten PhD level informatics analysts. RIS was formed specifically to enable cutting edge research as a centralized resource for data analysis expertise. RIS collaborates on research projects with a wide variety of researchers, both internal and external to the University, and across a broad swath of research domains. RIS develops and contributes novel analysis workflows to address the challenges of working with large datasets and emerging data types.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and a strong analytical/computational background, will be able to develop rapport with domain researchers, and is highly organized, and comfortable working as part of an interdisciplinary research team on a diverse set of projects. RIS analysts are frequently expected to identify combinations of existing tools to address novel analysis requests, and in some cases develop new tools to bridge gaps in the domain literature.
RIS has immediate needs in the area of Agricultural Research due to increasing quantities of data coming from sensors installed at agricultural sites, including: tractor mounted sensors, weather station, LIDAR, hyperspectral drone and satellite imagery, etc. As such, experience with the agricultural domain is preferred for this position.
Applications must be submitted online at the link included. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.
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