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Helm­holtz-Zen­trum Dres­den-Ros­sen­dorf e.V.

Through cutting-edge research in the fields of ENERGY, HEALTH and MATTER, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) solves some of the pressing societal and industrial challenges of our time. Join our 1.500 employees from more than 70 nations at one of our six research sites!

At the Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology (HIF), innovative technologies for the circulareconomy are developed to provide and use mineral and metal-bearing raw materials more efficiently and to recycle them in an environmentally friendly way.

The Department of Exploration is looking for a Remote Sensing Research Engineer (f/m/d) (subject to project approval).

Remote Sensing Research Engineer (f/m/d)

Working field:

  • Collaboration in a multi-disciplinary international project on the monitoring of mining facilities using Earth-Observation and ground geophysical data
  • Application of existing tools for EO data processing (including land-cover classification, geological and environmental mapping, change detection and resolution enhancement)
  • Merging these tools into a unified workflow aimed at monitoring mining deposits
  • Compilation in a Python-based code package
  • Collaboration with project partners from research and industry sectors


  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in fields such as Remote Sensing, Geoinformatics, or related areas
  • Proficiency in Python programming, machine learning and utilisation of open-source EO data processing tools
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a diverse and interdisciplinary environment
  • Strong command of the English language

What we offer:

  • A vibrant research community in an open, diverse and international work environment
  • Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
  • Salary and social benefits in accordance with the collective agreement for the public sector (TVöD-Bund) including 30 days of paid holiday leave, company pension scheme (VBL)
  • We support a good work-life balance with the possibility of part-time employment, mobile working and flexible working hours
  • Numerous company health management offerings
  • Employee discounts with well-known providers via the platform Corporate Benefits
  • An employer subsidy for the "Deutschland-Ticket Jobticket"

How to apply:

Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV, diplomas/transcripts, etc.) only via our Online-application-system: