Climate Data Processing Engineer (VN18 31)

  • EUMETSAT
  • Darmstadt, Germany
  • Permanent
  • 1 week remaining

Help us to develop climate information services from satellite observations and climate data records.

To learn more and apply on-line, please visit https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.int – reference VN18 31

Bringing together the resources of 30 member states, we observe the atmosphere, ocean, and land surfaces from space using a system of satellites 365 days a year. Our data is vital for weather forecasts that help to protect lives and property, as well as monitoring the environment and our changing climate.  EUMETSAT, the European meteorological satellite agency is looking to recruit a Climate Data Processing Engineer on contract until June 2021, which may be extended if funding is secured.

EUMETSAT and its partners are developing the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) which will combine observations of the climate system with the latest science to develop authoritative, quality assured information about the past, current and future states of the climate globally. We need a Climate Data Processing Engineer to implement technical data processing activities to support this project.  With experience of implementing, operating and validating large data volumes, you will help us to distribute and archive our data so that we can provide comprehensive and credible information to our user community.

You will have a background in processing large data volumes and have outstanding programming skills.  You can retrieve, handle and manipulate data in different formats, understanding the specifications of meta-data required for Earth Observation data.  You need to be able to clearly communicate complex ideas and be comfortable working with teams in an international environment.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits and a great working environment. Relocation assistance is available, if appropriate.

The closing date is 30th April and we expect to hold interviews in the w/c 4th June 2018.

EUMETSAT is committed to providing an equal opportunities work environment for men and women and is seeking to recruit nationals from its Member States. Please see our website for further details.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.int →


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