Analysis Scientist – Mannequin Evaluation and Net Growth — Penn State Meteorology and Atmospheric Science


The incumbent will present scientific and technical experience to develop and improve actions that: speed up new instruments from analysis to operations, encourage new initiatives for operationally related analysis, and determine and doc sensitivities and efficiency of state-of-the artwork convection-allowing fashions.

 

Date posted

Sep. 23, 2022 12:45 pm

Software deadline

Oct. 23, 2022 5:00 pm

Group


CIWRO/NOAA on the College of Oklahoma

Location

Job description

Place Description

This can be a career-track PhD-level analysis scientist place within the Forecast Functions and Social Science Staff on the Cooperative Institute for Extreme and Excessive-Impression Climate Analysis and Operations (CIWRO) on the College of Oklahoma (OU) in collaboration with NOAA’s Storm Prediction Middle (SPC) and Nationwide Extreme Storms Laboratory (NSSL). 

Overview

The incumbent will present scientific and technical experience to develop and improve actions that: speed up new instruments from analysis to operations, encourage new initiatives for operationally related analysis, and determine and doc sensitivities and efficiency of state-of-the artwork convection-allowing fashions. These actions will likely be in help of the annual NOAA/Hazardous Climate Testbed (HWT) Spring Forecasting Experiments (SFEs) and real-time, year-round experimental prediction techniques. The best candidate will likely be enthusiastic about presenting and publishing their analysis. The place will likely be primarily based on the Nationwide Climate Middle in Norman, OK, a extremely collaborative forecasting, analysis, and tutorial setting containing quite a lot of NOAA and OU organizations. The incumbent will work instantly with analysis scientists at NSSL and operational forecasters at SPC, and will likely be co-supervised by CIWRO scientist at each organizations (SPC and NSSL). 

Job Duties

  • Lead efforts to reinforce and develop web-based visualizations for the next: real- time ensemble knowledge for NOAA/HWT SFEs, operational techniques (e.g., Excessive-Decision Ensemble Forecast System), and real-time experimental techniques that function year- spherical (e.g., NSSL-WRF, NSSL-FV3, NSSL-MPAS, and Warn-on-Forecast).
  • Lead post-experiment analyses of convection-allowing ensembles from Neighborhood Leveraged Unified Ensemble (CLUE) experiments, subjective mannequin evaluations, and different experimental and operational techniques used within the SFE.
  • Interact within the broader analysis group via public dissemination of analysis by way of conferences, workshops, peer-reviewed journal articles, and hazardous-weather-related outreach occasions.
  • Work regular hours besides for infrequent irregular hours throughout knowledge assortment, warning/forecast experiments or workshops carried out at distant websites. 

{Qualifications}

  • United States
  • A PhD in Meteorology, Atmospheric Science, Pc Science, or associated
  • Data and expertise in internet growth and graphic design/visualization of fashions, in addition to information in extreme storms meteorology, numerical climate prediction fashions/ensemble techniques together with convection-allowing fashions, and software of statistical methods for forecast verification.
  • Proficiency in Linux (Unix) environments and python, and a powerful understanding of JavaScript (together with JQuery), PHP, CSS stylesheets, and tips on how to implement dynamic web-based knowledge visualizations via libraries reminiscent of D3.
  • Glorious oral and written communication abilities. 

Wage/Advantages

Work/Life Stability at CIWRO

  • CIWRO helps a various, non-discriminatory workforce that respects the tradition, beliefs, and practices of all workers.
  • Versatile work hours and straightforward space commutes allow workers to handle private wants with out sacrificing paid go away.
  • CIWRO’s structured career-track program permits for development {and professional} status whereas sustaining a wholesome work/life stability. 

Dwelling in Norman, OK

  • Norman is a phenomenal small metropolis with a burgeoning arts motion, full of life live performance collection, and quite a few athletic occasions.
  • Norman’s price of dwelling could be very low (/bit.ly/livenorman), permitting CIWRO workers to dwell inside a few 10-minute drive of the Nationwide Climate Middle.
  • Massive-city facilities are solely a 20-30-minute drive A number of close by lakes and nature preserves supply extra recreation and leisure. 

How one can Apply

Ship an announcement of curiosity highlighting the way you meet the place {qualifications}, your resume/CV, and an inventory of three skilled references to: ciwro-careers@ou.edu. Enter within the topic line: ATTN: Mannequin Evaluation and Net Growth Place. For extra details about this place, please contact Dr. Katie Wilson (katie.a.wilson@ou.edu). 

The College of Oklahoma is an Equal Alternative/Affirmative Motion employer.

 

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