Looking for enthusiastic and talented people to join our expanding teams

TRE ALTAMIRA is the leading InSAR provider worldwide. Founded in 2000, we are part of the CLS group and have main offices in Milan (Italy), Barcelona (Spain) and Vancouver (Canada).
We bring together a multidisciplinary team with excellent knowledge of SAR and InSAR applications. Our core competency is processing radar imagery. We provide displacement measurements and mapping solutions that are used in a variety of sectors, including oil & gas, mining, civil engineering and geohazards.

Current Openings

Published on March 16th, 2021. TRE ALTAMIRA, a global leader in satellite radar data processing, is looking for a researcher in the field of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence applied to remote sensing data, in particular SAR images. We are looking for motivated candidates, who are not afraid of new challenges, strongly oriented towards scientific excellence, while not sacrificing human relationships.

The job location will be in Milan.

Main activities

  • Development of innovative AI-based products.
  • Proactive support to the development and the validation of both statistical and machine learning. models based on Earth-Observation data.
  • Collaboration with international partners in both the private industry and academia.

Mandatory Requirements

  • MS.C (PhD will be highly considered) in Computer Science, Mathematical and/or Physics Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent professional experience (3+ years).
  • Proven previous experience in AI-based product development preferably focused on remote sensing data.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.

Hard Skills

  • Strong scripting and programming skills (e.g. Python, Matlab, C/C++, etc.).
  • Strong experience with machine learning techniques and algorithms (e.g. CNN, LSTM, TG-LSTM, Support Vector Machines, Random Forests, etc.).
  • Experience with data science frameworks (e.g. tensorflow, pytorch, scipy, numpy) and visualization frameworks (e.g. plotly, matplotlib).
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.


  • Knowledge of IT infrastructures, back-end/front-end development.
  • Previous working experiences in image data processing and/or time series analysis.
  • Good knowledge of the most common algorithms for image processing.
  • Open to relocate to the Milan area.
  • Knowledge of the Italian language.

Soft Skills

  • Excellent team-working capabilities even with colleagues from different research areas, cultures and educational backgrounds.
  • Strong self-motivation, commitment and proactive approach.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work autonomously in rapidly changing environments.
  • Curiosity and the ability to step outside your comfort zone.

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Published on January 4th, 2021. TRE ALTAMIRA is looking for a full-time Junior Post-Processing Operator with a geological or engineering technical background. The location will be in Milan, Italy.

The Post-Processing Team is in charge of SAR data analysis, data quality check, and data delivery, with a strong focus on customer support. This role requires a good knowledge of remote sensing data and geographic information systems, excellent writing and communication skills, problem solving and negotiation attitude. The Candidate should enjoy the challenge of learning new things and applying his/her skills to fulfil clients’ needs.

Your role

The candidate is expected to:

  • Serve customers by providing valuable and timing information about our products and services, answering any technical question about our deliverables.
  • Perform post-processing tasks on InSAR datasets, using ESRI ArcGIS software tools, ensuring data quality and accuracy and meeting all project requirements.
  • Liaise with the data processing team to extract as much information as possible from the data and make sure the deliverables are compliant with all technical specifications.
  • Present results to our clients. Liaising with them to build and maintain strong, professional relationships.
  • Manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Solve any issues related to our products – possibly with the support of the production or the sales team – determining the cause of the problem, identifying the best solution, explaining any remediation actions to the client, and following up to provide any support for a proper solution.
  • Write professional, high-quality, reports, identifying the most relevant information for the client and the project and suggesting any possible future options to “solve the problem”.
  • Recommend and suggest possible changes or improvements or even brand-new products and/or services to the management by collecting customers’ feedback and carefully studying clients’ needs.
  • Supporting sales and marketing teams by preparing ad hoc material (presentations, case histories, white papers, etc.), attending meetings with clients and prospects, workshops, exhibitions, as well as attending technical conferences.

Required Education & Experience

  • Master-degree in Geology, Geomatics, Civil, Geotechnical or Mine Engineering, or other related disciplines.
  • Knowledge of InSAR and remote sensing.
  • Good knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS software packages (in particular, ArcGIS Pro).
  • Familiarity with the Microsoft Office suite (including Word, PowerPoint and Excel).
  • C level of English knowledge (writing and speaking).

The followings skills are an asset

  • Geological background.
  • Knowledge of other surveying techniques.
  • Familiarity with oil & gas, mining or geotechnical sectors.

The followings skills are desirable

  • Previous experience in customer service.
  • Knowledge of an additional foreign language (e.g. French, Spanish).

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Published on April 23rd, 2020. TRE ALTAMIRA is looking for candidates with an engineering technical background to join our InSAR operations team distributed in the three offices.

The Candidate will process and analyze satellite SAR images to deliver timely and high-quality information products to our clients, and will proactively propose strategies to improve the efficiency of production procedures. This role requires a sound knowledge of SAR data processing, in particular conventional and advanced InSAR techniques. Proactive attitude, excellent capability in problem solving and strong motivation is mandatory for this position.

The candidate will work in a multidisciplinary and international environment, including signal processing engineers, geologists, software developers. An excellent attitude to team working is mandatory.

Your role

  • Process and analyze satellite SAR images with proprietary software (SqueeSAR®).
  • Identify best processing strategies for each project, taking into account all factors that could affect the results.
  • Liaising with the Post-processing team to create deliverables that respect the Company quality standards.
  • Explore and suggest new techniques to improve products
  • Support Sales department providing technical consultancy

Required experience and skills

  • Demonstrated sound knowledge in InSAR technology
  • Sound knowledge of Linux environment
  • Good knowledge of MATLAB™ software
  • C level English knowledge (speaking and writing)
  • Excellent ability to work in a team
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environments

The following skills are desirable

  • Knowledge of other programming software languages (e.g. Python)
  • Familiarity with open source InSAR software
  • Knowledge of an additional foreign language (e.g. Spanish, Italian, French)

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Even when no open positions are available, we are interested in receiving submissions from experienced workers and graduates alike. If you think you can add value to our company, please send us your details, along with your CV.

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