Operational Meteorologist

Maxar is currently seeking an Operational Meteorologist.


Date posted

Oct. 25, 2019 12:00 am

Application deadline

Dec. 25, 2019 12:00 am




  • United States

Job description

Operational Meteorologist 

Gaithersburg, MD
Please review the job details below. 
Maxar is currently seeking an Operational Meteorologist to join our team in Gaithersburg, MD. This position requires a highly-motivated individual who can work overnight and weekend shifts to produce results in a fast-paced, real-time, client-driven environment.


  • Provide continuously updated weather information to commodity sensitive and risk management focused clients for the purpose of managing the impact of weather on client businesses
  • Contribute forecast ideas ranging from real-time to seasonal outlooks
  • Conduct basic or applied research in meteorology
  • Leverage creative thinking and innovative ideas to meet client needs
  • Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Respond promptly to customer needs

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Bachelor's degree in Meteorology or a related field
  • Requires at least 2 years of relevant experience 

MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

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