Python Programmer

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Monterey, CA

Industry: Information Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 352 days ago


Job Description:

Will work as a developer on the GeoIPS System. The Geolocated Information Processing System (GeoIPS) is a Linux based Python software package which takes raw satellite meteorology data and allows a user to easily specify a geographic area and apply meteorological algorithms creating imagery products. Assistance is needed in developing new routines to enhance and expand existing system capabilities.

Specifically, work will involve expanding the capabilities of an initial framework to develop new data readers able to interrogate datasets from additional satellites and sensors and convert to GeoIps format. Will be working as a member of a 4 person development team.

Minimum Requirements:
- 5 yrs experience Python Programming.
- 2 yrs experience ingesting and manipulating large scientific data sets in various formats using Python.
- Proficiency with programming in the Linux environment.
- Secret Clearance

Desired Experience/Qualifications:
- Experience working with Remotely Sensed (Satellite) data
- Experience working with Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) models.

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