Ricerca di Personale: Progressive Systems SRL

Progressive Systems Srl, located in Rome, is looking for 2 candidates for new projects related to Earth Observation Research and Big Data Analysis. Such projects offer a concrete opportunity to talented and motivated candidates to start a career in the EO/Data Science domain which is expected to significantly growth in the next decades. 
Interested candidates are required to send their CV and a Motivation Letter in English to careers@progressivesystems.it  
 
1) Profile: EO researcher/engineer
Background:
  • University Degree in Engineering (telecommunication, electronic, aerospace, software) or Physics or Remote Sensing related fields
  • Relevant Post graduate studies (MsC or PhD) on applied Earth Observation (EO) remote sensing applications or related fields
  • Earth Observation work experience in at least in one of the following: 
EO data, in particular SAR and optical, analysis and exploitation
EO systems/applications design, development, integration, verification and validation
EO users community support and requirements analysis
EO research for algorithms development and validation
Knowledge and Skills:
Knowledge of European and ESA space programmes, in particular Copernicus
Knowledge and ability in EO data processing techniques
Practical experience with the ESA software packages (Sentinels Toolboxes, NEST, BEAM)
Practical experience with image processing software and GIS tool (e.g. ERDAS, ENVI, GDAL, QGIS)
Programming skills for data analysis and image processing in at least one of the following languages: Python, IDL, Matlab, C, C++, C#, Java
Advanced knowledge of Bash or Python scripting
Knowledge of database and SQL language
Knowledge of Linux environments, in particular Ubuntu and RHEL based distributions
Attitude and Personal Skills:
Ability to work in team but autonomous in managing the assigned task
Good communication capabilities with all stakeholders in the working environment
Ability to write technical and scientific documentation
Ability to self-organize the workload and to assign tasks priorities
Multi-tasking capabilities
Focused on customer and users satisfaction
Dynamic and proactive with also problem solving attitude
Interest and motivation in working on a international environment
Requested Language:
Fluent English both written and spoken
 
 
2) Profile : Big Data and HPC specialist 
Background:
  • University Degree in one of the following fields: Computer Science, Engineering (software, telecommunication, electronic, aerospace), Data Science, Physics
  • Work experience in at least in one of the following: 
Big Data analysis and processing
High Performance Computing
Grid and Cloud technologies
Software design, development, integration, verification and validation
Client/Server applications administration, operation and maintenance
 
Technical Knowledge and Skills:
Big Data analysis and processing techniques
Knowledge of High Performance Computing frameworks
Experience in Grid/Cloud computing environments
Experience in archiving and managing large data sets (multi TBs scale)
Knowledge of distributed file systems
Knowledge of relational and non-relational databases
System monitoring and statistics
Advance programming skills for data analysis and processing in at least one of the following languages: Python, IDL, Matlab, C, C++, C#, Java, R
Advanced knowledge of Bash or Python scripting
Knowledge of Linux environments, in particular Ubuntu and RHEL based distributions
 
Attitude and personal skills:
Ability to work in team but autonomous in managing the assigned task
Ability to self-organise the workload and to assign tasks priorities
Ability to write technical documentation
Dynamic and proactive with also problem solving attitude
Interest and motivation in working on a international environment
 
Requested Language:
Fluent English both written and spoken