World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world’s leading conservation organizations, seeks a Remote Sensing and Ecoinformatics Lead to join its Global Science team.
Help WWF revolutionize the way we build software for conservation, including ecosystem service modeling. The Remote Sensing and Ecoinformatics Lead will work with the Global Science team and the WWF network to develop and maintain software tools to accelerate conservation science. The Remote Sensing and Ecoinformatics Lead will have broad experience with software architecture and development, machine-learning and data science, cloud-based computing, and geospatial modeling. Understanding of conservation issues on global and local scales is an asset, as is experience working with multiple organizations to co-develop science and software tools to accelerate that science. The key roles of the Remote Sensing and Ecoinformatics Lead are to facilitate data processing for modeling, support the Biodiversity Lead Scientist in developing new methodologies and systems, and maintain and develop software to achieve conservation science goals.
**This position is a part-time position for a duration of 1 year only**
WWF is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy workplace and requires all US-based staff to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. WWF will consider requests for accommodation from the vaccine requirement based on disability, medical contraindication, sincerely held religious belief, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.
As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status. WWF values diversity and inclusion and welcomes diverse candidates to apply.
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