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We’re on a mission to restore nature to solve climate change

OUR STORY

Pachama was started by a group of friends who love nature and were deeply concerned about climate change and the future of our planet. They had built innovative technologies in the past and saw the power of new ideas, so they decided to put their expertise at the service of the planet. Driven by stubborn optimism, they started Pachama in 2018 and set out to build a team that would create positive impact for decades to come.

Learn More About Us
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Pachama team members after climbing Mount Shasta, California

Distributed, yet united

Our team is comprised of talented engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs and creatives coming from the best technology companies in the world. Our team is very international, with diverse backgrounds but a shared set of values and common passion for our purpose and mission.

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Heidi Hurst GIS & Software England
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Alejandro Vizio Design California
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Eva Vasilova Software Austria
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Levi Mallot VP of Engineering Missouri

Where Pachamers come from:

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Driven by a strong set of values

PURPOSE

We are driven by our purpose and mission.

INTEGRITY

We are ethical, trustworthy, and congruent.

EXCELLENCE

We craft and operate with deep care for the quality of our work.

TENACITY

We are a force of nature: hungry, relentless, unstoppable.

Do the work of your lifetime

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I’ve dreamed of doing work like this since I first learned about deforestation as a kid. I love getting to use my skills to make an impact every day! MARIE HOEGER SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER
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The work we do at Pachama gives us the opportunity to have a positive and life-saving effect on nature and the future of climate change. HARLEY ALEXANDER DESIGN & SOFTWARE

Benefits and perks

Our people-first approach to work is backed up by a slate of great

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    Competitive salary and equity
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    Flexible PTO and all company holidays
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    Health Insurance
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    Dental & Vision Coverage
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    Home Office Stipend
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    Learning & Development Stipend

“What you’re seeking is seeking you”

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Business & Operations
  • Forest Carbon Scientist, Implementation (Remote)

    Business & Operations / Full-time

    The Role:
    Pachama is looking for a Forest Carbon Scientist to join our team to help develop new forest carbon projects. In this role, you would be responsible, alongside our Project Implementation team, to ensure the success of new carbon projects and their credit accounting. You would use Pachama models and collect new data where needed to quantify carbon benefits and perform other analyses  necessary for creating, registering, and verifying a carbon project. You also will help to evaluate potential new projects or expansion opportunities for Pachama to identify high potential new partners.

    You would be excited about this role if you love the idea of working cross-functionally to make conservation and restoration projects happen. You love to problem solve and are interested in using data to help to create carbon projects that deliver meaningful climate benefits. You have experience with forest carbon projects and understand how forest carbon methodologies work, possibly even having participated in creating a past project or verifying carbon projects. 

    Location:
    This role is remote with a preference for being within 3 hours of Pacific time. This role will require occasional travel internationally for project-specific work.

    Who We Are:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
  • People Operations Manager (Remote)

    Business & Operations / Full-time

    The Role:
    Pachama is looking for a People Operations Manager to develop our most valuable asset - our people! We are looking for an HR Generalist and culture champion to work alongside our business leaders to develop a high-performing workplace.

    In this role, you’ll create and develop a variety of key people programs and internal HR processes to optimize our operations and enable our teams to do their best work. We’re seeking someone with a passion for organizations, with proven success in a growing start-up. You will strategically evolve our performance development, total rewards, organizational design and employee engagement programs.  You’ll work closely with a variety of people across all departments and be the 'go-to' person for building a great place to work.  This is an ideal position for a professional who genuinely loves connecting with people and strives to consistently deliver impactful results within a high-energy, can-do culture. If you’re passionate about creating a meaningful work experience for our team, we’d love to hear from you!

    Location:
    This role is fully remote. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities.

    About Pachama:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
Engineering
  • Full-Stack Engineer (Remote)

    Engineering / Full-time

    The Role:
    Our Marketplace team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help build out the next generation of our platform to provide impactful tools and services for individuals and businesses wanting to restore nature to fight climate change. Our Marketplace team is responsible for communicating project impact, showcasing customer impact, connecting customers with projects, and growing demand.

    You'll be working alongside a team of sustainability experts, forest scientists, machine learning experts, designers, and customers to understand stakeholder needs and deliver high-quality, delightful products. The public APIs you’ll be creating will touch a wide range of audiences in the carbon credit and forest carbon project space from the environmentally responsible corporations and individuals to the forest projects themselves. 

    We're looking for full-stack engineers who find joy in the craft of building and want to make an impact. Engineers who push forward initiatives by asking great questions, cutting through ambiguity, and organizing to win. Engineers who are relentlessly detail-oriented, methodical in their approach to understanding trade-offs, place the highest emphasis on building, and building quickly.

    Location:
    This role is remote.

    Who We Are:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
  • Machine Learning Engineer, Baseline (Remote)

    Engineering / Full-time

    The Role:
    We are looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to help build cutting-edge systems for our mission to map and monitor the planet's forests. The Baseline team develops models to evaluate the performance of conservation and reforestation projects and compute the number of carbon credits they should be issued. As a member of the Baseline team, you will research, design, implement, and deploy models to ensure that forest carbon credits represent real emissions reductions.

    A typical day includes implementing new machine learning models with remote sensing data, designing experiments to validate their performance, pair coding with other engineers, and discussing results and experiment plans with scientists. The quality of model outputs directly impacts the quality of forest carbon projects. Model validation and uncertainty quantification are core values for our team.

    We're looking for engineers who find joy in the craft of building and want to make an impact. Engineers who push forward initiatives by asking great questions, cutting through ambiguity, and organizing to win. Engineers who are relentlessly detail-oriented, methodical in their approach to understanding trade-offs, place the highest emphasis on building, and building quickly.

    Location:
    This role is fully remote.

    About Pachama:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
  • Senior Full-Stack Engineer (Remote)

    Engineering / Full-time

    The Role:
    Our Marketplace team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help build out the next generation of our platform to provide impactful tools and services for individuals and businesses wanting to restore nature to fight climate change. Our Marketplace team is responsible for communicating project impact, showcasing customer impact, connecting customers with projects, and growing demand.

    You'll be working alongside a team of sustainability experts, forest scientists, machine learning experts, designers, and customers to understand stakeholder needs and deliver high-quality, delightful products. The public APIs you’ll be creating will touch a wide range of audiences in the carbon credit and forest carbon project space from the environmentally responsible corporations and individuals to the forest projects themselves. 

    We're looking for full-stack engineers who find joy in the craft of building and want to make an impact. Engineers who push forward initiatives by asking great questions, cutting through ambiguity, and organizing to win. Engineers who are relentlessly detail-oriented, methodical in their approach to understanding trade-offs, place the highest emphasis on building, and building quickly.

    Location:
    This role is remote.

    Who We Are:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
Finance
  • Director of Capital Markets (Remote)

    Finance / Full-time

    The Role
    Pachama is looking for a Director of Capital Markets to drive the creation and execution of our capital strategy to finance high quality forest carbon projects, reporting to the Head of Finance. Pachama is starting to develop the next generation of nature-based restoration and conservation projects using technology, which involves mobilizing billions of dollars from financial institutions and corporations to landowners around the world. You will be digging into various financing structures and raising capital integral to scaling our reforestation and conservation efforts.

    The ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in climate tech and a track record of structuring innovative financing in complex industries.

    Location
    This role is fully remote. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities.

    Who we are
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
  • Senior Accounting Manager

    Finance / Full-time

    The Role
    Pachama is looking for a Senior Accounting Manager to assist the Controller in executing on several high-priority initiatives to help the Company get to the next level. Pachama’s accounting team is focused on completing an ERP implementation, supporting international expansion and alternate financing structures, and undergoing an initial financial statement audit, which are integral to scaling our reforestation and conservation efforts.

    The ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in climate tech and a combination of both audit and industry experience.

    Location
    This role is fully remote. However, being within 3 hours of Pacific time is preferred for this role given cross-functional communication responsibilities.

    Who we are
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
Other
  • VP of Science (Remote)

    Other / Full-time

    The Role:
    Pachama is pushing the boundaries of what’s possible at the intersection of remote sensing, AI, nature restoration/conservation, and carbon finance. We are looking for a strong, experienced leader for our science team to help scale our work and team. This role will be an integral part of the leadership team at Pachama and help to guide company strategy.

    Location:
    This role is remote with a preference for being within 3 hours of Pacific time. Under normal conditions, this role requires some travel as well as travel for periodic team offsites. Please note, there is no regular field work associated with this role.

    Who We Are:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
Product
  • Product Manager, Machine Learning (Remote)

    Product / Full-time

    The Role:
    Within Pachama, the Protocol Group is a diverse combination of product managers, scientists, machine learning experts, and software engineers who are collectively responsible for developing remote sensing techniques to ensure that forest carbon credits are real, additional, long-lasting, and responsible for a global net reduction in atmospheric CO2.

    The Protocol Group is looking to bring on a product manager to develop and deliver a roadmap for two of our machine learning teams (Baseline and Biomass). The Baseline team builds systems that quantify the additionality of forest carbon offsets. The Biomass team leverages remote sensing data to quantify biomass stored in forests at scale.

    As PM for the Baseline and Biomass team you will work closely with the product, science, modeling, and engineering teams, as well as with business, operations, policy staff, and a range of other stakeholders, to deliver high-quality models that service the issuance of carbon credits. You'll be responsible for aggregating the requirements across this diverse group, developing a shared vision for the teams, implementing a clear roadmap, and ultimately ensuring delivery against those goals.
     
    Location:
    The role is remote however you will be supporting clients and team members who are based within the Americas, so must be comfortable with those working hours.

    Who We Are:
    Pachama is a mission-driven company looking to restore nature to help address climate change. Pachama brings the latest technology in remote sensing and AI to the world of forest carbon in order to enable forest conservation and restoration to scale. Pachama’s core technology harnesses satellite imaging with artificial intelligence to measure carbon captured in forests. Through the Pachama marketplace, responsible companies and individuals can connect with carbon credits from projects that are protecting and restoring forests worldwide.
The care of the Earth is our most ancient and most worthy, and after all, most pleasing responsibility. Wendell Berry