To strengthen our Service-on-Demand Team mainly in the field of operational crisis response and generation of customized products, we are looking for a motivated Remote Sensing / GIS Expert with focus on operational production in the domain of time critical disaster response.

Your tasks:

  • Periodically stand-by availability in 3-shift 24/7 and 12/7 modes
  • Organization and coordination of operational emergency response production team
  • Satellite image and vector data processing using IP/GIS COTS and in-house software packages
  • Quality assurance of workflows and output products
  • Documentation of workflows and tools
  • Training of production team



What to expect:

  • A responsible and varied job in an international working environment
  • Comprehensive support when you start at GAF, as part of our mentoring programme
  • Training and development - your experience and knowledge count
  • A respectful, friendly and modern working environment in a team of committed colleagues
  • A leadership style based on trust
  • Flexible working hours as part of our flexitime policy, to make it easier to combine work and your private life
  • Company pension scheme (optional), travel health insurance with worldwide coverage
  • Occupational health management
  • Excellent public transport connections
  • An attractive location in the western part of central Munich, with great opportunities for outdoor activities and recreation, including in the close vicinity
  • ... and, last but not least: be your own barista! Free fair trade organic coffee made in our traditional Italian espresso machine, a real treat!




  • Academic degree (B. Sc./ B. Eng.) in geo-informatics, geography, surveying or similar, with a focus on remote sensing and GIS
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in the following application fields: Topographical and crisis-related mapping / monitoring in the context of a time-critical work environment
  • Very good knowledge of basics of remote sensing and the thematic analysis of satellite imagery
  • Very good knowledge in vector data processing and GIS data base management
  • Willingness and motivation to work periodically in working shift system, on weekends and public holidays
  • Strong team spirit and the ability to communicate, both internally and externally, and work within a complex project environment
  • Reliability and engagement to work under operational time-critical and multi-tasking conditions
  • Very good spoken and written English skills and good German skills Independent and results-oriented approach to work



Further information:

  • Start at earliest possible date
  • Full-time, 40 hours per week
  • Initially two-year contract with the subsequent option of a permanent contract


Please contact:

Olivia Deuter


recruitingatgaf [dot] de


+49 (0)89 121528 0

Further details:

Are you interested in applying for this position?
Then we look forward to receiving your application. Please send a cover letter, CV and any other useful supporting documents, along with your (gross) salary expectations and your earliest possible availability to start, to recruitingatgaf [dot] de. Please state “Service on Demand” as the subject.