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Research developer

Research developer

32 to 40 hours a week

Are you curious and eager to learn new things? Do you like to think outside the box, to discover and try? If you also have a passion for IT and data, then you are our ideal new teammate!

We are looking for a passionate and creative colleague to join the Geodan Research team. Our team has been at the forefront of Geo-IT innovation for more than 35 years. Through our creative approach and drive, we constantly seek new opportunities to use the latest techniques for the social and environmental  challenges of today and tomorrow. We like to test new technologies capabilities, dig into data and develop concepts into working prototypes. Years ago, for example, we contributed to the now successful concept of Digital Twins within our geo-application. We have further developed and implemented this for various clients including Amsterdam Municipality, Rijkswaterstaat, Helmond municipality, Province of Brabant and more. Because the world is changing fast and there is a lot of challenging work in the application of AI, point clouds and sensor data, we are looking for a new all-round Geo-IT crack.

Do you recognize yourself in this?

  • You have an academic education in the field of ICT or spatial studies (e.g. geology or geography);
  • You have (some) experience with a wide range of software development techniques;
  • You are familiar with AI, machine learning, point cloud data, earth observation, scripting languages and version control software such as git;
  • you are curious and take initiative and are confident in your ability to  quickly learn new things;
  • You are creative in developing your own ideas and like to share them with others;
  • You are a recent graduate or you already have a few years of experience.

What do we have to offer you?

  • Challenging and varied work at one of the most innovative companies in geo-ICT;
  • Plenty of room to work on innovative projects; 
  • A pleasant, collegial and inspiring working atmosphere;
  • Plenty of time and opportunities to continue to develop your skills, by using the Geodan Academy;
  • Working from Amsterdam, Nieuwegein, Den Bosch and from home;
  • Excellent primary and secondary employment conditions.

About Geodan

For more than 35 years we have been using the power of location intelligence to translate complex issues into innovative, impactful solutions. A tool for calculating sustainable energies’ efficiency, or a control room system to keep railways safe and available. Our customers are PostNL, ABN AMRO, Rainforest Alliance, Waterschappen, Rijkswaterstaat, ProRail and a wide range of organizations in the public sector.

Geodan is part of the LOCATIQS Group. A powerful combination of companies, consisting of Geodan and GOconnectIT. With offices in Nieuwegein, Amsterdam, Den Bosch and Almelo and almost 250 employees, we are a leading group in the field of location intelligence, at home and abroad!

More information

For additional information, please contact Tom van Tilburg on telephone number 020 - 5711311. You can email your written motivation and curriculum vitae to: werkenbij@geodan.nl, stating 'Application Research Geo-IT developer'.

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.

Good command of the Dutch or English language is a requirement

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