Contract type: Fixed term contract
Duration: 24 months
The successful candidate will join the “Environmental Research and Innovation” (ERIN) department. With a team of more than 170 scientists and engineers from life science, environmental science, and environmental informatics, the department has the necessary interdisciplinary knowledge and skills to tackle major environmental challenges our society is facing today: climate change mitigation, ecosystem resilience, sustainable energy systems, efficient use of renewable resources, environmental pollution prevention and control.
The ERIN department of LIST has an opening for an Engineer position in the field of geoinformatics and geocomputation. The applicant will intervene in the framework of national and international research projects, in the field of interoperable web-based geospatial decision support platforms for smart city energy applications, environmental crisis and disaster management. The applicant will be part of the Environmental Informatics unit, which focuses on artificial intelligence, mixed reality systems, visualisation, geocomputation and their application to environmental issues.
The research projects the candidate will contribute to, focus on the implementation of operational geospatial web platforms involving geoanalytics & visualisation to enhance city wide energy management on the one hand and analyse changes in land use and land cover on the other hand, using OGC standards.
The Engineer contributes to RDI projects through the design, development and improvement of applications, processes, methods, technological solutions and/or products.
Contribution to RDI projects:
Dissemination, valorisation and transfer of RDI results:
Candidates interested in the above position can apply online. The application file should include: