Senior RS-GIS Specialist (A)


Employment Type:  Full Time

Research Laboratory:  Geomatics for Environment and Development (GED)


  • Contribute to the development of the space-based Renewable Energy Decision Support System (RE DSS)
  • Undertake RS-GIS-based national and regional hazard-specific exposures and vulnerabilities mapping and assessments
  • Conduct conventional vs. renewable energy demand and supply studies as well as guide cost-benefit analysis of RE options
  • Establish national and regional mapping guidelines, corresponding geodatabases and metadata
  • Contribute to Training Modules
  • Generate technical and scientific reports relevant to the Project
  • Assist in revising and finalizing reports and other technical outputs


  • Master of Science degree in Physics/ Environmental Science, Planning or Management/ Geology/ Geography/ Related Fields
  • At least two (2) years of experience in area of specialization
  • In-depth knowledge of RS- GIS applications
  • Mapping skills, especially using QGIS, ArcGIS and ArcMap as well as ENVI
  • Proficient in oral and written communication particularly research/writing skills
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills and a multi-disciplinary team worker


All interested applicants must submit the following:


  1. a) An Application Letter addressed to Gemma Teresa T. Narisma, PhD, Executive Director of the Manila Observatory.
  2. b) Curriculum Vitae with three professional work references (including their emails and contact numbers).
  3. c) Transcript of Records and recent passport size photograph.


Please submit the required documents via e-mail to, with “Applicant- GED Senior RS-GIS Specialist (A)” as subject.