Junior Data Engineer at SolSpec (Denver, CO)

Engineer at SolSpec

Full Time

SolSpec is an aerial analytics company developing a software/data-as-a-service platform, currently focused on oil & gas, but expanding to other industries. As part of this development, we are integrating a variety of sensing technologies into our portfolio.

While UAV and piloted aircraft surveying is still central to our core platform, the development of processing pipelines for aerial surveying is a key goal.

As such, SolSpec is searching for a Jr. Data Engineer that has some experience with sensor technologies and familiarity with environmental science. An excellent candidate for this position would have a strong ambition to learn and adapt.

Key functions of the Remote Sensing Specialist role include:

  • Comfortable coding in Python

  • Familiarity with standard geospatial data formats, i.e., LAS and GeoTIFF

  • Familiarity with the major open source GIS libraries, e.g., GDAL, PDAL, OpenDroneMap, PostGIS

  • Interest in automating image/data processing and analysis

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with some remote sensing technologies, e.g., LiDAR and Photogrammetry

  • Interest in high performance computing

  • Experience with remotely-sensed derivatives and model development


  • Minimum bachelor's degree or combined relevant work experience

  • Residence or availability to relocate to Greater Denver Area

  • Participation in a programming exercise as part of their assessment