Descartes Labs is a cutting edge company currently ranked #40 in the world for high performance compute (HPC) and top three (3) in the United States. This distinction validates that Descartes Labs is the leading provider of peta-scale geospatial analytics. The Descartes Labs Government business is applying the same state-of-the-art applications that rank us in the top categories nationally and internationally to help Government, Public Sector and Military organizations with big geospatial data challenges achieve mission success. Our cloud platform enables rapid ingestion and normalization of petascale, geospatially enabled data and facilitates the ability to rapidly train, test, and deploy AI/ML solutions that optimize manual analytical workflows. More specifically, the Descartes Labs platform assists our customers to corral their multi-sensor, multi-intelligence ecosystems by applying scientific analysis to cross-functional challenges at a regional and global level thereby creating new sources of insights and operational advantage for government and warfighter end users to rapidly make informed decisions.
Descartes Labs is looking for a geospatial data engineer with strong experience building data-processing pipelines and familiarity with earth observation data. This role will help us build our cloud-based supercomputer that currently ingests 10 Terabytes of near real-time geospatial data per day. Our microservices-based platform is developed from the ground up cloud-native, and we see a peak load of nearly 1 billion API calls a day. We aim to supercharge machine learning scientists to ask geospatial and temporal questions not previously possible by building a world-class catalog of analysis ready data.
Minimum Salary: $120,000 USD
In response to Executive Order 14042 and accompanying Task Force Guidance, all Descartes Labs Government Inc. employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, unless a medical or religious accommodation is formally approved by Descartes Labs Government Inc. prior to employment or as otherwise required by law. Proof of vaccination is a condition of employment.
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