Geospatial Engineering Manager

London (Hybrid), United Kingdom (UK), Sapienza Consulting [NSSR1827]

Field(s) of expertise
Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting, a tpgroup company is working with many exciting new ventures around the world involved with innovative New Space technologies surrounding earth observation.

Our client was founded in 2016 with the aim to fill the void in high resolution thermal data from space. It has, since then, turned into a high-growth space tech company poised to help the globe address its sustainability challenges through high-resolution thermal imaging. They are on a quest to ensure any structure on the planet is energy efficient and support the reduction of businesses’ carbon footprint. In near real-time, they will use Infrared technology to monitor the Earth and will be able to assess and determine insights into economic activity. This will allow businesses to make decisions to become more environmentally friendly.

We are at a critical stage of the business, pre-revenue where we need to scale the team and bring on talented individuals who will help us achieve our future success. With that in mind we are looking to hire an experienced Geospatial Engineering Manager.


  • Extensive experience developing Python based platform services using UI’s using Python and React
  • Experience managing and growing engineering teams operating platforms
  • Experience working with product and commercial organisations
  • Solid knowledge of engineering best practice, including architecture and testing
  • Effective communication and writing skills including experience writing technical documentation
  • Experience coaching/mentoring junior team members


Bonus if you have:

  • Experience with geospatial data and map APIs
  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science or Engineering (or a related field), or equivalent work experience
  • Been part of a rapidly scaling start-up
  • Personal demonstrable interest in environmental impact and sustainability



  • Attractive base salary
  • Potential Equity (Depending on experience)
  • 25 Days Holiday + Birthday Off
  • Company laptop
  • Company Pension
  • Flexible working (office in Holborn)
  • Learning & development allowance
  • Access to PerkBox
  • Contribution to enable a renewable energy provider at home

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