INRM is seeking a GIS Specialist for the baseline evaluation of TSIRO. The GIS Specialist will analyze geospatial data and estimate tree cover in project areas.
This position has an estimated LOE of 15 days.
Please note : This is a local position. Only candidates with Madagascar citizenship will be considered.
Analyzes GIS and remote sensing data to estimate tree cover on forested areas near the Tsiro intervention area
Assists with identifying and accessing shapefiles or GIS data for forested areas and other data from existing data sources
Access existing, freely available remote sensing data to generate a dataset of tree cover over time in selected forested areas in Madagascar
Master’s degree in GIS and remote sensing or related field.
At least 5 years of relevant experience analyzing GIS data and working on GIS and remote sensing, with experience in tree cover analysis.
Advanced knowledge in GIS software packages such as Esri ArcGIS or QGIS
Fluency in English highly preferred