Job Posting: Remote Sensing Officer, SIOS

Remote Sensing Officer, Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System (SIOS) in Longyearbyen, Svalbard

The position will:

  • Develop and coordinate SIOS remote sensing services;
  • Coordinate activities developed together with the SIOS remote sensing working group;
  • Plan and arrange workshops, webinars, online conferences and training courses;
  • Take part in preparation, management, and coordination of externally funded projects supporting the further development of SIOS RI;
  • Represent SIOS in international scientific conferences and initiatives such as various space agencies (e.g. ESA, GEO, etc);
  • Follow the scientific progress and discussion in the field of Arctic Earth System Science (ESS);
  • Position includes travelling both nationally and abroad;
  • Might be given other tasks in certain periods.

For inquiries about this position and work environment, please contact Director, Heikki Lihavainen (; +47 476 48 242) and Information Officer, Christiane Hübner (; +47 90 27 17 35).