INTERNSHIP GIS & ML SPECIALIST
Space4Good is an innovative social enterprise utilising earth observation technology for social and environmental impact.
Combining remote sensing, GIS and artificial intelligence, we map, analyse and model complex ecosystems and support
leading organisations and institutions on topics such as regenerative agriculture, tropical agroforestry management and
humanitarian aid. By doing so we help impact makers on the ground to make more informed decisions, improve operational
efficiency, create data-driven transparency and unlock new revenue sources.
Predicting the Impact of Drought on Food Security in East Africa to Support Humanitarian Response
We are seeking an intern to join our team and contribute to our ongoing project on predicting the impact of drought on food
security in East Africa to support humanitarian response. In this internship, you will work closely with our team of experts to
analyze open source data, soil moisture and vegetation indices, and develop models to predict the potential impact of
drought on food security in the region. The aim of this project is to provide early warning and support for humanitarian
response to the potential impact of drought on food security in the region.
Specifically, you will : (i) Collect and analyze open source data together with soil moisture and vegetation indices in East
Africa, (ii) Develop models to predict the impact of drought on food security in the region, (iii) Work closely with our team of
experts to refine and validate the models, (iv) Communicate findings and recommendations to the team and other
stakeholders, (v) Support the humanitarian response efforts by providing early warning of potential food insecurity due to
We are looking for somebody who has:
● Familiarity with open source geo-data and GIS tools
● Experience with Machine learning in python
● Strong analytical skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills
● Available for at least 4 months (up to 6 months preferred)
● Ability to work independently and among diverse team members
● Passion for social and environmental impact!
Space4Good is a registered B. Corporation following an impact-first principle. We achieve our mission of using earth
observation for social and environmental impact through service leadership which leads to a fulfilling work environment of
trust, initiative, collaboration and customer orientation. We operate both project and service-based creating opportunities to
engage in challenging state-of-the-art technical innovation as well as globally scalable and affordable applications. We aim
to engage with partners and clients with the highest impact potential, who we support through small, dynamic team
structures and iterative development cycles embracing fun and professionalism at the same time.
In return we want to offer you this unique opportunity of professional and personal development, leaving a mark in society
but also at the very core of our company DNA! Sounds like your dream job? Tell us why and attach your CV to