This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), The Global Systems Division (GSD) of the Earth System Research Laboratory (ESRL) with one vacancy in Boulder, CO.
*Applicants currently occupying a 1340 series position in the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration and applying under competitive merit promotion procedures are covered under the \"Exception\" clause and DO NOT need to submit transcripts.
This position is also announced under vacancy number OAR-ESRL-2019-0018, which is open to all US Citizens or Nationals. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.
As a Meteorologist, you will perform the following duties:
Lead and plan scientific research on the Next Generation Global Prediction System to include Global Model Test Bed field and international model inter-comparison projects, and developing Testbed Center activities.
Improve infrastructure for numerical weather prediction (NWP) development through implementation of rigorous code management practices; and verify and evaluate numerical predictions using the Model Evaluation Tools (MET) and other packages.
Collect, process, store and make available meteorological data for developing and testing techniques to improve weather forecasting services; conduct hurricane weather data research; and transition innovations from research to operational settings.
Oversee development of training materials, including user s guides, scientific documentation, websites, and in-person tutorials; and organize scientific workshops to foster interactions between academic and operational NWP communities.
Occasional travel - Up to 10% of Domestic and Foreign travel may be required for this position.
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.