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Computational Climate Data Scientist

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The Climate and Scientific Computing group in the Department of Earth
System Science at UC Irvine is searching for a
full-time Specialist position with a computational data scientist
enthusiastic to apply advanced computing techniques to global
environmental problems. We develop software to analyze in situ,
satellite-retrieved, and modeled geophysical data. The candidate will
help: Design and implement modular data post-processing software in
a C/Python/GitHub environment, maintain and extend geospatial features
of the netCDF Operators (NCO, Science application areas
include polar climatology from AWS data and sea-ice modeling, spatial
regridding, and aerosol-induced light pollution.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 references required (contact information only)