Applied Economist for Economic Nowcasting Product

SpaceKnow provides transparency to global changes and trends by combining the world’s largest collection of satellite imagery with a proprietary artificial intelligence engine. Our vision is to index the physical world and empower users with near-realtime large-scale analysis to drive decision making.

SpaceKnow has two distinct products: a web-based, on-demand geospatial analytics platform (also available through API), as well as a growing suite of economic index offerings.

Join a team of passionate Data Scientists to advance the state of the art in novel machine learning approaches and data science tools for processing satellite images!

Key qualifications:

  • Strong economic background
  • Experience with macroeconomic indices advantage
  • Self-motivated, creative, willing to learn and solve challenging tasks
  • Comfortable working with numbers and statistics in Excel
  • Experience with Big Data analytics advantage


  • Filter through and synthesize satellite-based indices and data within a macroeconomic analytical framework in the form of regular research reports that provide some useful insight for financial market analysts
  • Get comfortable with satellite data and algorithms and provide guidance for new approaches to applying them within an economic context
  • Evaluate the index products
  • Applied research in the context of development and evaluation of macroeconomic indices on the basis of remote sensing (Big Data)
  • Design and implementation of statistical models

Joining Spaceknow, you will join a young team of talented and highly motivated people who strive to make an impact on the world but also have fun along the way.

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