CIRES/NOAA SWPC Space Weather Geoelectric Research Scientist

The successful applicant will work to advance SWPC’s ability to predict the dynamics of geomagnetic activity from space weather as it pertains to terrestrial impacts on the electrical power grid.

 

Date posted

Sep. 30, 2022 12:30 pm

Application deadline

Oct. 31, 2022 5:00 pm

Organization

CIRES/NOAA SWPC at the University of Colorado Boulder

Location

  • United States

Job description

The Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CU CIRES) invites applications for a Research Scientist position at NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC). The successful applicant will work to advance SWPC’s ability to predict the dynamics of geomagnetic activity from space weather as it pertains to terrestrial impacts on the electrical power grid.

The position will require the ability to develop and validate high readiness level scientific software for space weather products; to interact with operators and planners in the electrical power industry, specifically to communicate advances in SWPC’s space weather services and products; to educate this user community about how they are affected by space weather; and to engage with users to understand their needs and requirements for actionable space weather information.

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-SWPC-Space-Weather-Geoelectric-Research-Scientist/43133