Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Modeler
Spire Global is a space-to-cloud analytics company that owns and operates the world's largest multi-purpose constellation of satellites. Its proprietary data and algorithms provide the most advanced maritime, aviation, and weather tracking in the world. In addition to its constellation, Spire’s data infrastructure includes a global ground station network and 24/7 operations that provide real-time global coverage of every point on Earth.
We are seeking a Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) modeler to facilitate the implementation and validation of its weather forecast systems including maximizing the value and use of Spire's Radio Occultation (GNSS-RO) data. The person in this position will be a key contributor toward the implementation and improvement of Spire modeling systems and data testing. Spire Global is seeking to lead integration and testing of next-generation physical parameterization packages, develop improvements in model dynamics, and work with the data associated with modern NWP.
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated scientist to work with a team of NWP modelers, data assimilation experts, software engineers, and computer scientists within Spire as well as scientists from around the world to assimilate unprecedented large amounts of GNSS-RO satellite data, all with the end-goal of making weather forecasts better for the global community. The successful candidate will join the NWP modeling team at Spire's office in Boulder, Colorado, USA.
Spire is Global and our success draws upon the diverse viewpoints, skills and experiences of our employees. Our employees represent over 32 countries, across 6 different continents.
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