Engineer Research Developmnt 2

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking NE

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7283947
AJE Ref #
576150427
Location
NE
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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16018736
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United States\-Nebraska\-Offutt AFB
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No relocation assistance available
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* Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, SEMS IIII program \(Systems Engineering, Management and Sustainment\) is offering an exciting career opportunity to support the Air Force Weather mission at Offutt AFB, Omaha, Nebraska\. NGMS is looking to hire an Engineering Research Development 2 Atmospheric Scientist\.Roles & Responsibilities:

- Develop analyze, verify, test and document algorithms for use by weather models
- Conduct development and verification of post process algorithms to derive environmental fields of interest from weather modeling output\. Design weather modeling verification technique
- Conduct analysis of impacts for various permutations of sensing strategy on the skill of environmental prediction
- Make recommendations to improve scientific quality and the efficiency or usability of the data and models
- Participate in program and customer evaluation of optionsBasic Qualifications:
- BS degree in Atmospheric Science or related field and a minimum of 2 years related experience\.- Familiarity with weather modeling- Computer Languages:
Python- Operating System familiarity \(Linux, Windows\)- Research and Development experience- U\.S\. citizenship- DoD Secret security clearance eligiblePreferred Qualifications:
- MS degree in Atmospheric Science or related field- Software development \(numerical methods, scientific prototyping, etc\.\) using FORTRAN, C , or IDL in an Agile environment- Familiarity with weather file formats:
GRIB \(1 & 2\), HDF5, netCDF- Familiarity with Atmospheric Data Assimilation Schemes and Numeric Weather Modeling \(NWM\)- Knowledge of Software engineering principles \(architecture, design patterns, OO design\)- Automated testing tools \(e\.g\. Selenium, Cucumber, or TestComplete\)- Toolset familiarity using Mercurial or other distributed source controls, and/or Atlassian toolset \(Jira, Confluence, Fisheye, & Crucible\)Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce\. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class\. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www\.northropgrumman\.com/EEO \. U\.S\. Citizenship is required for most positions\.Ngisvets
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* _Engineer Research Developmnt 2_
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* _Nebraska\-Offutt AFB_
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* _16018736_ .