The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) is looking for an Earth Observation Specialist to join the Mapping and Geosptial Information Centre (MAGIC) team. The successful candidate will provide essential remote sensing expertise to the whole organisation.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who will enjoy working in an enthusiastic geospatial team with activity across the entire breadth of BAS science and logistics. Our work is interesting, varied and there is plenty of opportunity for personal skills development.

Who we are

British Antarctic Survey (BAS) delivers and enables world leading interdisciplinary research in the Polar Regions. Its skilled science and support staff based in Cambridge, Antarctica and the Arctic, work together to deliver research that uses the Polar Regions to advance our understanding of Earth as a sustainable planet. Through its extensive logistic capability and know how BAS facilitates access for the British and international science community to the UK polar research operation. Numerous national and international collaborations, combined with an excellent infrastructure help sustain a world leading position for the UK in Antarctic affairs.

British Antarctic Survey is a component of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). NERC is part of UK Research and Innovation We employ experts from many different professions to carry out our Science as well as to keep the lights on, feed the research and support teams, and keep everyone safe! If you are looking for an opportunity to work with amazing people in amazing places, then British Antarctic Survey could be for you. We aim to attract the best people for those jobs.


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