Job ID: 2216035
Location: COLLEGE PARK, MD, United States
Date Posted: Oct 27, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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SAIC is looking for a Satellite Data Assimilation Scientist to support a candidate to support the Environmental Modeling Center (EMC) of the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) in carrying out research, development, and operational transition work related satellite data assimilation for future operational applications of the Unified Forecast System (UFS). The work location is at the NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction (NCWCP) in College Park, MD. Note: This Hybrid role allows for 1-2 days per week to work remotely.
Work with EMC scientists and external collaborators to develop innovative all-sky/all-surface satellite radiance data assimilation capabilities for use in applications of the UFS, with emphasis on global numerical weather prediction for the medium range weather application. In particular, the radiance assimilation component will utilize the Community Radiative Transfer Model (CRTM). Future assimilation related developments will leverage and contribute to the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation, including the Joint Effort for Data assimilation Integration (JEDI) project.
Job responsibilities to include, but not limited to:
Required Education and Experience:
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
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