Scientific Software Engineer

As a scientific software engineer working with the space weather team in the NCEI Solar-Terrestrial Physics (STP) section, the successful candidate will support NCEI’s work on different NOAA/NASA spacecraft missions.

 

Date posted

Sep. 6, 2022 12:15 pm

Application deadline

Oct. 6, 2022 5:00 pm

Organization

CIRES/NOAA NCEI at The University of Colorado Boulder

Location

  • United States

Job description

The Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU) has an immediate opening for a Professional Research Assistant (PRA) supporting NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), 325 Broadway, Boulder, CO. As a scientific software engineer working with the space weather team in the NCEI Solar-Terrestrial Physics (STP) section, the successful candidate will support NCEI’s work on different NOAA/NASA spacecraft missions. The software engineer will work on wide-ranging software tasks supporting spacecraft instrument science group's efforts, including monitoring applications, developing, and validating software tools, developing data access applications, providing guidance on software issues, and improving scientific and calibration/validation codes. The software engineer will also work closely with the CIRES-NCEI software development group. The successful candidate will be an essential member of a team of scientists, analysts, data managers and software developers dedicated to diverse projects to validate, process, disseminate and do research with NOAA’s space weather data. We work on multiple satellite programs including the GOES-R mission series consisting of four spacecraft, and the SWFO-L1 mission that will orbit 1.5 million kilometers towards the Sun providing solar and solar wind measurements.
 
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
 

For more details

https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/CIRES-NOAA-NCEI-Scientific-Software-Engineer/42411