You will be part of the LIST Environmental Research and Innovation department
As part of a Research and Technology Organization (RTO), the work of the Environmental Research and Innovation (ERIN) Department tackles some of the major environmental challenges our society is facing today, such as climate change mitigation, ecosystem resilience, sustainable energy systems, and the efficient use of renewable resources. To this end, the mission of the ERIN department is:
(1) To conduct impact-driven scientific research and development, as well as technological innovation
(2) To support companies in the implementation of new environmental regulations and advise governments on determining sustainable policies for the future, with the objectives of:
The ERIN department has an opening for a permanent position in database programming and management. The successful candidate will join ERIN’s Environmental Research and Technology Platform (ERTP) and more specifically be part of ERTP’s Observatory for Climate and Environment (OCE). The OCE operates different types of dense and national networks of hydroclimatology and biodiversity measurements. On behalf of the Ministry of Environment, Climate and Sustainable Development (MECDD), we operate and maintain a biodiversity-monitoring programme in Luxembourg, with an emphasis on species of European community interest. In the framework of its activities, the OCE is gathering, archiving and processing large environmental datasets.
We are looking for a talented, creative, and enthusiastic individual with a strong background in programming and database management as well as a technical mindset to provide quantitative support and problem solving aptitudes.
The successful applicant will be asked to evolve in close collaboration with passionate research and support teams that work on climate change, biodiversity, forecasting, predicting water future, etc…. She/he will have for objectives to deliver state of the art technical solutions in terms of databases, infrastructures, tools and processes. . She/he will have a track record in building data pipelines using various sources of data (Raw data files, DBs, Data Marts), as well as in designing, implementing, and maintaining databases in accordance to end users information needs and views, and with various types of challenging data.
More specifically, the successful candidate will:
The applicant will also be asked to:
The successful applicant will be integrated in a team of professionals who will share their expertise and know-how with her/him. Prerequisites for a good integration to the team/research department are the following:
Essential technical skills:
Desirable technical skills and experience:
Job reference: ERIN-2020-048
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