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Senior Scientist

natcap research


Posted 2 weeks ago

Accelerate the Nature-Positive Transition as a Senior Scientist at natcap


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Office - Hybrid Remote

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natcap is at the forefront of nature intelligence, aiding top companies in integrating environmental considerations into their strategic decisions. By providing rigorous scientific insights, natcap champions the transition towards a nature-positive future, making it a crucial time to join their visionary team.

  • Lead the development of innovative models and metrics for the natural intelligence platform.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to deliver actionable insights to a diverse customer base.
  • Utilize your expertise to influence significant ecological outcomes through science-led solutions.
  • Advanced degree (PhD or Masters) in a relevant scientific field.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in applied modelling, data science, or spatial analysis.
  • Proficiency in Python, especially geospatial packages.
  • Strong independent work ethic, leadership in project design and implementation, and keen attention to detail.

Become part of a fast-growing company and enjoy a competitive salary with equity, personal and professional growth opportunities, the chance to impact global nature solutions, team retreats focused on strategic vision, and a generous learning and development budget.

Joining our multidisciplinary science team at natcap, you will be delivering the most rigorous science to the hands of those with the greatest opportunity for impact. natcap is on a mission to accelerate the nature-positive transition by integrating nature intelligence into business decision-making. We support the world's leading companies to prioritise, measure and act on nature impacts, dependencies, risks and opportunities.

As a senior scientist, you will lead the development of models and metrics for our natural intelligence platform, and bring the most rigorous science to the hands of those with the biggest influence on nature. You will work closely with software engineers, product developers and other scientists in cross-functional teams to deliver useful and scalable insights to customers, helping them understand their interaction with nature and ultimately take action.

Job requirements include a strong academic track record in a relevant field with a PhD or Masters, 3+ years of experience in applied modelling, data science or spatial analysis in a closely related field, fluency in Python, including geospatial packages, and excellent communication skills. You should be able to work independently and lead on the design and implementation of projects and deliverables, manage multiple, varied tasks with enthusiasm and prioritise workload with an eye for detail and a high quality bar.

Benefits include the opportunity to build a fast-growing company, competitive salary + equity package, chance to quickly grow personally and professionally, chance to contribute to the world’s leading solution to the nature crisis, regular away days at an offsite location to think about the big picture, and a £500 learning and development budget.


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