Specialist, Datamanager with Natural Resources Institute Finland

Organization: Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)
Location: Latokartanonkaari 9 Helsinki, Finland
Pay/Volunteer: EUR 3.686,47 per month. In addition, a salary component based on personal performance will be paid (max. 50% of the position-specific salary).
Deadline: 1 August 2022 at 4.00 pm Finnish time (EEST)
Description: Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) is a research organisation working to promote bioeconomy and sustainable use of natural resources. We provide solutions and services to our customers based on best available scientific knowledge. Our research results and services generate added value and sustainability as well as scientific evidence to support decision making. We carry out research on forestry, agriculture, food, game, and fisheries. We also perform statutory services.
Being open-minded and curious and having a strong will to leave a positive mark to the world binds Luke people together. Together we build a positive working culture where each other’s work is highly respected. In Luke, the work assignments are versatile and employees can influence the content of their work. We work in a mobile work culture which gives you the possibility to work from wherever in Finland it suits you the best. Luke offers a multidisciplinary international research environment with unique research infrastructures, experimental sites and well-equipped laboratories.

Work tasks

Luke is establishing a modern material flow research infrastructure on agricultural ecosystems in Finland, including nutrient leaching monitoring, soil water measurements water level control systems and greenhouse gas (GHG) flux measurement systems. We are now seeking for Data Scientist / Data Manager to establish, co-ordinate and further develop water related data flows from instruments to data products to be open for users. Data Scientist / Data Manager will manage the data processing workflow and QC/QA and provide data support for researchers. The Data Scientist / Data Manager will work in close co-operation with GHG data management and at the interface of enthusiastic scientists and modelers at Luke, a dedicated Digital Solutions team and field technicians to help us to provide high-quality data and science towards more sustainable agricultural and forest production. Luke is aiming to integrate its Water and GHG data to national and international research activities.
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