Environmental Data Analyst

CSX Carbon

North Yorkshire

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.csxcarbon.com

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, environmental management, sustainability

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


CSX Carbon is seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated team players to join us as we continue our journey of collecting and analysing data on Natural Capital, forest and peatland carbon stocks across the UK and Europe.

These new roles are core steps in expanding the work CSX is doing to transform carbon offsetting MRV from ‘Monitoring, Reporting & Verification’ to ‘MEASUREMENT, Monitoring & Verification’.

Through our development plan CSX are creating the infrastructure for a transformative, trusted carbon and Natural Capital market. Offering land managers a fair return for environmental land management, that will therefore encourage them to positively deliver Nature Based Solutions in the fight against the Climate Emergency. The CSX infrastructure will provide businesses a transparent, verified audit trail for carbon and Natural Capital credits.

Together we will connect land managers and businesses in order to deliver Nature Based Solutions and accelerate positive actions in the fight against the Climate and Biodiversity Crisis.

The jobholders will expand the CSX team, gathering and analysing site data relating to changes in the natural world resulting from environmental land management such as tree planting, peatland restoration and wetland creation. These data gathering techniques include satellites, drones both optical and LIDAR, Internet of Things (IoT) sensors, scientific instruments and traditional manual methods.

These career opportunities in our early stage and innovative business are fundamental to allowing CSX Carbon to bring trustable carbon supply to the voluntary carbon market, by supporting land owners in managing their own natural capital and enabling buyers to independently demonstrate and verify their climate actions. CSX Carbon are progressing Forest, Peatland and Natural Capital scientific research in collaboration with world-leading academic and government institutions. Demonstratable through carbon observatories, Documented through the CSX Platform and Scalable by employing multiple measurement technologies. To learn more visit www.csxcarbon.com

Our Offer

  • A full-time role with CSX Carbon.
  • Location: North Yorkshire – flexible working an option.
  • On the job training and support.
  • Be part of a young, dynamic and fast developing business & international scientific team.
  • Competitive starting salary based on skills and experience.

Candidate Profile

Required:

  • Degree, further education or experience in a relevant technical subject (e.g forestry, physics, engineering, mathematics, geography, environmental sciences, data science).
  • A keen interest in the Natural Environment.
  • Desire to build a career at the forefront of delivering Natural Capital improvements from Nature Based Solutions.
  • A good command of English, both written and oral.
  • Collaborative team player with good communication skills.
  • Flexibility to travel and undertake site visits and field work.
  • Organised self-starter who enjoys being outdoors.

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of programming languages such as R, Matlab or Python.
  • Familiar with GIS and Remote Sensing software.
  • Ability to engage with stakeholders, explain the work being done, and take them on the journey of the benefits presented by better understanding the results of the environmental land management they’re putting in place.

How to Apply

Send CV and application letter to: [email protected]