Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists

Apply remote sensing principles and methods to analyze data and solve problems in areas such as natural resource management, urban planning, or homeland security. May develop new sensor systems, analytical techniques, or new applications for existing systems.

Key Competencies * Analytical Thinking * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Initiative * Achievement/Effort * Innovation * Persistence * Adaptability/Flexibility * Independence

Representative Tasks * Manage or analyze data obtained from remote sensing systems to obtain meaningful results. * Analyze data acquired from aircraft, satellites, or ground-based platforms, using statistical analysis software, image analysis software, or Geographic Information Systems (GIS). * Design or implement strategies for collection, analysis, or display of geographic data.


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Sample Job Titles All Source Intelligence Analyst, Data Analytics Chief Scientist, Geospatial Image Analyst, Geospatial Intelligence Analyst, Image Scientist, Imagery Remote Sensing Scientist, LIDAR Analyst (Light Detection and Ranging Analyst), LIDAR Scientist (Light Detection and Ranging Scientist), Measurement and Signatures Intelligence Analyst, Microwave Remote Sensing Scientist, Professor, Radar Exploitation Scientist, Radar Scientist, Remote Sensing Analyst, Remote Sensing Certified Mapping Scientist, Remote Sensing Engineer, Remote Sensing Program Manager, Remote Sensing Research Scientist, Remote Sensing Scientist, Remote Sensing Specialist, Remote Sensing Technologist, Research and Development Director (R&D Director), Research Scientist, Scientist, Sensor Assembler, Sensor Specialist, Signal Intelligence Analyst, Spectral Scientist, Thermal Intelligence Analyst, Weather Algorithm Scientist.