Slope Monitoring Application Scientist - Military Veteran

  • IDS Georadar
  • Golden, CO, USA
  • Jan 25, 2019
Full time Engineering Installation-Maint-Repair Science

Job Description

As a Slope Monitoring Application Scientist, you will be responsible for the management, installation, and maintenance of the IBIS ground based synthetic aperture radar system. The IBIS is used to monitor ground movements in potentially unstable slopes to determine the risk of failure of that specific slope. The Application Scientist is responsible for the training, installation, and maintenance of the IBIS systems throughout North America. This includes training the customers, repairs of damaged parts, and answering customer questions offsite. The job requires travelling up to 50% of the time. Basic computer skills are mandatory, and knowledge of networking is preferred. Knowledge of basic geology and structural geology is a plus. The Application Scientist is responsible for working with their manager to plan and organize their own travel schedule. Applicants should hold or be able to obtain a U.S. Passport because travel out of the country is sometimes necessary. You will be representing IDS and should maintain professional communication.

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in the electrical/civil/mechanical/geotechnical engineering or geoscience-related field
  • Ability to learn and understand InSAR principles and theories
  • Understand geologic principles and their application to slope movements
  • Understand and repair basic circuits
  • Knowledge of computer systems and networks
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work outdoors for extended periods of time in all weather conditions
  • Ability to travel 50% of the time with minimal notice
  • Ability to participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation which will require work on weekends & may require work on week nights.