Careers at Geollect

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​​If there is not a current job posting listed below that fits your skillset, please feel free to upload your resume anyway and we will keep you in mind for upcoming openings. ​Please complete the form below and upload your current CV. Direct applicants only, no agencies please.

Current Opportunities

Data Scientist (Python)

£30-40k (dependent on experience) |Job Types: Full-time, contract

Job description

Geollect is looking for a data scientist with skills in Python, and preferably experience with AWS, to form an integral part of the geospatial development team. Data scientists with experience, or interest, in back-end python development/architecting (e.g., managing AWS environment) are particularly encouraged to apply.

You will work as part of a dynamic and close-knit team building new and proprietary approaches to solving multiple problems across the industry. Your work will directly contribute to products that add value across customers from insurance to government. You will be working primarily with geospatial data (position updates from maritime vessels), but also a range of open source, commercial (e.g., weather), and proprietary datasets.

The team at Geollect is challenged every day, and each team member embraces each day with passion and enthusiasm for their work. We are looking for people who go above and beyond. You should have excellent communication skills, be creative, and detail oriented. The data scientist will work closely with the rest of the team (data scientists, and front-end and back-end developers) to discover relationships in data, “patterns of life”, and anomalies; the data scientist may also help to shape the front-end visualisations if they wish.

You are encouraged to apply even if you don’t tick all of the boxes below. Geollect are building a team that fit together well and are open to a variety of skills and levels of experience.

Essential technical skills

  • At least 2 years experience in a data science role (commercial or academic).
  • Proficiency with Python & Linux OS.
  • Experience with version control software (git).
  • ​Experience with AWS.

Other essential skills

  • Methodical and persistent approach to problem solving.
  • Listens well and applies ideas to functioning services/application.
  • Open and strong communicator.
  • Sharp critical thinking skills.
  • Open to learning new skills.
  • Ability to use skills in a new way.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Operate well under high-pressure situations.
  • Team player.
  • Data visualisation and communication.
  • Positive attitude, good sense of humour.
  • Self-motivated, self-managing, project-lead experience.

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Python Developer (Back-end)

£30-45k (dependent on experience) |Job Types: Full-time, contract

Job description

Geollect is looking for an individual who specialises in Python and familiar with AWS environments. You must be self-motivated, happy to proactively engage in new projects, and be keen to experiment and utilise new languages or libraries. We are looking for people who are excited to collaborate on innovative and impactful projects that have a truly global reach.

​The selected candidate will work on multiple projects across multiple sectors, providing ample opportunity for growth and personal development. The team at Geollect is challenged every day, and each team member embraces each day with passion and enthusiasm for their work. We are looking for people who go above and beyond in their work, someone who is willing to walk that extra mile, and have fun! Developers with an interest to get stuck in with the datasets are particularly encouraged to apply.

You should have excellent communication skills, be creative, and detail oriented. The developer will work closely with the rest of the team (front end developers, data scientists, GIS developers, and remote sensing experts) to automate, deploy, and develop the processes that help discover relationships in data, “patterns of life”, and anomalies. The developer may also help to shape the front-end visualisations and customer engagement and experience if they wished.

You are encouraged to apply even if you do not meet all the requirements below. Geollect are building a team that fit together well and are open to a variety of skills and levels of experience. Candidates are welcome to get in touch for further information prior to application.

Essential technical skills

  • At least 2 years experience with Python.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience building services in a commercial environment from the ground-up.

Other essential skills

  • Networking and security experience.
  • Docker & Jenkins experience.
  • Utilising REST APIs.
  • Terraform experience.
  • Version control (git).
  • Database management.
  • Interest in geospatial technologies (e.g., Mapbox/Esri software).
  • Listens well and applies ideas to functioning services/applications.
  • Open and strong communicator.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Open to learning new skills.
  • Operate well under pressure situations.
  • Positive attitude, and a good sense of humour.
  • Ability to multi-task and seamlessly switch from developing one project to another.
  • Self-motivated and self-managing.

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GIS analyst - entry level

£18-22k (dependent on experience) |Job Types: Full-time, part-time contract

Job description

Geollect is looking for an ambitious candidate who has a passion for GIS, loves a good challenge, and wants to be part of an exciting, rapidly growing company. The successful candidate will form an integral part of the geospatial analytical team, working on multiple projects across a diverse range of sectors.

We are looking for someone who can embrace each challenge with enthusiasm as a team player or independently with a strong will to succeed. You will be required to analyse and interpret multiple data layers using innovative techniques to assist in the automation and quality control of Geollect’s suite of products. You will leverage all available datasets, including, but not limited to, satellite imagery, infrastructure data, news and social media, maritime vessel locations, third-party APIs and crowd-sourced data. The analytical team are looking for relationships in the data, patterns of life and anomalies to provide powerful insights within a comprehensive operating picture to help our clients identify operational risk and opportunities. You will also work closely with the data scientists, data engineers and web developers.

This opportunity is perfect for a GIS (or related subject) graduate, who wants to develop a keen understanding of how geospatial technology is applied in a commercial setting. For the right employee, this role provides the opportunity to grow into leadership positions as the company scales.

​You are encouraged to apply even if you don’t meet all of the requirements below. Geollect are building a team that fit together well, and are open to a variety of skills and levels of experience. Candidates are welcome to get in touch for further information prior to application.

Essential technical skills

  • ArcGIS suite of products experience.
  • ArcGIS Online experience.
  • Web Mapping Service (WMS) knowledge.
  • Web Feature Service (WFS) knowledge.
  • JSON knowledge.
  • SQL knowledge.
  • Data entry, conversion and maintenance.
  • Metadata creation and editing.
  • Portability of skills on multi-platforms.
  • Basic understanding of programming.

Other essential skills

  • Ability to work effectively from a remote location.
  • Ability to quickly learn sector-specific information to better exploit available datasets.
  • Apply skill sets and expertise in multiple domains.
  • Creative thinking with attention to detail.
  • Innovative and proactive approach to problem solving.
  • Evidence of continued personal and professional development.

Desired skills

  • Programming language (Python, .Net).
  • Imagery exploitation training or equivalent experience.
  • GIS workflows – model building in ArcGIS.
  • GIS architecture (web and desktop).
  • Knowledge of SAR exploitation.
  • Ability to translate user needs to solutions.
  • Ability to present solutions in a simplistic visual manner.
  • Clear, concise communication skills.
  • Customer support skills.

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Full-stack Web Developer

£30-45k (dependent on experience, salary negotiable) |Job Types: Full-time

Job description

We are looking for an individual who specialises in full-stack web development to come and join a team that is rapidly growing and making big waves as one of the leading geospatial intelligence providers in the world. Bristol based, Geollect specialise in providing unparalleled dynamic actionable intelligence via web mapping applications and we need you to help us deliver those insights to our customers.
Geollect prioritise building a team that fits together well and are open to a variety of skills and levels of experience. Candidates are welcome to get in touch for further information prior to application.

​What is the role and who are we looking for?

You must be self-motivated, comfortable with responsibility, owning your decisions, and willing to work on developing an existing code-base and greenfield projects.
You will be focussed on progressing a web based geospatial data exploration platform, that has utility across multiple domains (e.g., maritime insurance, defence and security, and for specialist investigations), and also be available to provide expert advice across the business. Your work will be integral in maintaining Geollect’s position as world leaders in geospatial intelligence, through continual development and maintenance of the existing code base, and in expanding its capability to meet customer requirements. You will work closely as a key part of a passionate, growing, and excited team of developers and data scientists.
The breadth of interests and level of ambition of Geollect will mean there will be ample opportunity for growth and personal development. The team at Geollect solves challenges every day, and each team member embraces each day with passion and enthusiasm for their work. We are looking for people who go above and beyond, someone who is willing to go the extra mile, and, of course, have fun!

Essential technical skills

  • js (svelte, webpack/rollup, html/css3),
  • AWS experience (lambda (python), api gateway, cognito),
  • Database experience (mysql/postgres/dynamo),
  • Terraform / IaC experience,
  • Unit testing experience,
  • Strong UX intuition,
  • Demonstrable DevOps experience,
  • Integrating many data sources,
  • Building tools for internal teams,
  • Building features for external customers,
  • Engaging in team discussions,
  • Comfortable with code reviews and pull requests.

Desired qualities and experience

  • Familiarity with Mapbox,
  • Interest in geospatial technologies,
  • Experience developing esri technologies,
  • Experience building mobile applications,
  • Listens well and applies ideas to functioning services/application,
  • Open and strong communicator,
  • Persistent,
  • Problem solving skills,
  • Open to learning new skills,
  • Operate well under pressure,
  • Positive attitude, good sense of humour,
  • Ability to use skills in a new way,
  • Decision-making experience,
  • Self-motivated, self-managing, project-lead experience.

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Intelligence Analyst

£30-35k |Job Types: Full-time

Job description

Are you looking for a great opportunity to be part of one of the most exciting tech start-ups in the UK? Geollect are looking for an intelligence analyst to join our fast-growing UK team on a full-time contract.

You must be a self-starter, positive, ambitious, creative, and just get things done without constant supervision. We guarantee personal growth and professional satisfaction in abundance. Our team is highly motivated and work at a rapid pace. We have no room for dross or drifters, you will fail very quickly in our team; so if that is you, jog on. Geollect is an award-winning geospatial intelligence company at the forefront of the commercialisation of geospatial intelligence platforms and methodologies.  

​Responsibilities will include

  • Assist with investigations into maritime events as directed by clients
  • Manage weekly, monthly, and annual operational reporting structures and intelligence reports
  • Timely delivery of security alerts and risk monitoring for geopolitical events
  • Identify, collect and monitor new information sources to collate and create analytical products
  • Operate alongside in house data scientists to create and refine operational platforms and services
  • Contribute to company social media content and press releases with relevant intelligence driven assessments and analysis.

Requirements

  • You must have relevant business analysis/intelligence experience, with excellent people skills and the credibility and ability to work with and influence at every level of both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experience with researching, collating, and exploiting open source information
  • Excellent presentation, oral, and written communications skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and great team player.
  • Clear communication of data, analysis and risk and an understanding of probability yardstick conventions and source classification.
  • An understanding of and interest in the maritime environment and geopolitical risk.
  • Can-do mind-set, attention to detail with the ability to challenge assumptions and convention.
  • Experience working with Microsoft office suite and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

Desirable but not essential

  • Higher education proficiency in a related field such as Security Intelligence and Diplomacy, International Relations, Criminal Justice, Politics, Law.
  • Experienced in the use of Esri ArcGIS.
  • Hold current UK SC or DV clearance.
  • Completed Imagery Intelligence Analysis Course (DIIAC)
  • Completed Defence Intelligence Analysis Module (DIAM)

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Junior Marketing Assistant

£18k per year  |Job Types: Full-time

Are you looking for a great opportunity for personal growth and professional satisfaction? Geollect are looking for an enthusiastic marketing intern to join the team. We want a self-starter with ambition, vision, and creativity to help us achieve our goal of being the best in the business at what we do. You will have a key role in developing and implementing marketing campaign strategies to help develop, expand, and maintain our marketing channels on a global scale. Geollect has offices in the UK and US we have a highly skilled and focussed team that operate in a fast-paced working environment. This is not a job for the faint-hearted drifter. Up for the challenge, want to prove yourself? Get in touch. 

Responsibilities

  • Prepare promotional presentations
  • Create and distribute marketing materials
  • Collect quantitative and qualitative data from marketing campaigns
  • Perform market analysis and research on competition
  • Support the Head of Sales and Marketing team in daily administrative tasks
  • Assist in marketing and advertising promotional activities
  • Manage and update company database and customer relationship management systems
  • Help organise marketing events

Requirements

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive
  • Solid understanding of different marketing techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
  • Familiarity with marketing computer software and online applications (e.g. CRM tools, Online analytics and Google Adwords)
  • Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices

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