Hamaarag, Israel's ecosystem assessment program, is a partnership of the organizations that manage Israel's ecosystems and open landscapes: the Ministry of Environmental Protection, the Israeli National Parks Authority, the Israeli Forestry Service (KKL) with scientists from academic institutes. Hamaarag is located in the Givat Ram Campus of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel.
Hamaarag mission is to support evidence based management and policy of Israel's open landscapes and ecosystems. Hamaarg operates via the following channels:
Hamaarag aims to create a data base and a web based data portal enabling access to the data collected in the terrestrial biodiversity monitoring program. To this end Hamaarag is opening a one year position for an Ecological Data Manager.
The data manager will report to the managing director of Hamaarag. The data manager primary responsibility will be the development of a geospatial data base and web application for data entry, viewing and reporting. The data manager will work with the end users to define requirements, created the system specification, and will work with external contractors to design and build the system software and hardware architecture. The data manager will promote national and international collaboration and will design the system to adhere to international standards of ecological data storage.
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