Manager/Lead Geospatial Image Production Skybox Imaging
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED About Skybox:
Skybox Imaging (Skybox) provides easy access to reliable, frequent high-resolution imagery and HD video of the Earth by combining the power of web technologies and a constellation of microsatellites. By operating the world's first coordinated microsatellite constellation, Skybox aims to empower commercial and government customers to make more informed, data-driven decisions that will improve the profitability of companies and the welfare of societies around the world. Founded in Silicon Valley in 2009, Skybox is backed by leading venture firms and comprised of internet and aerospace professionals.
About the role:
Skybox Imaging is looking for an exceptional Lead/Manager of Geospatial Image Production to develop and operationalize processes for commercial image production. This is a manager level position for the person with the right skills and experience, or can be a technical leadership position for an experienced image production operator.
Commercial image production includes robust image quality control, geometric image processing, and high level geospatial product creation with imagery and video collected by the constellation of Skybox Imaging satellites. The successful candidate must have a demonstrated record of operational production and quality control with raw imagery collected by satellite or aerial systems, and ortho-mosaic creation with common image processing software.
Develop and operationalize image quality control policies and procedures that identify, report, and triage image quality issues. These procedures will ensure delivered product quality and contribute to ongoing product development.
Develop and operationalize high level imagery production with common image processing tools to generate orthorectified mosaics for customer delivery
Build, grow, and lead an exceptional, industry leading team in the area of imagery production and manipulation
Execute innovative image production solutions to minimize resources and scale effectively with a constellation of 12+ imaging satellites
Skills and Experience:
Bachelors Degree from accredited college or technical school
8+ years experience, with at least 5 years directly in geospatial image production, including both quality control of raw imagery and orthomosaic production
In-depth experience with one or more of the following image processing tools: ERDAS Imagine/LPS, SOCET GXP, ENVI, or PCI Geomatica
Familiarity with Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop is a plus
Knowledge of TileMill/MapBox for geospatial data publishing and integration into image processing and product delivery system
Desire to work in a small startup environment with rapidly updating priorities and a constant sense of urgency
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Superior decision-making and critical-thinking skills
Ability to work independently
Color vision required
Must be US citizen or permanent resident.
EOE/AA M/F/D/V Employer
Please - No recruiting agencies, and no phone calls.
||1061 Terra Bella Ave |
Mountain View, CA 94043
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED