MetSwift Services is an exciting, pioneering Met-Tech Start-up. This is an opportunity to join a team of Reading University-educated MSC Meteorology graduates in their fledgling company as it takes its innovative and pioneering meteorological products to global markets.
The technical skills mentioned below are a requirement and the candidate must have a BSc of higher in Meteorology or Meteorological related sciences. We look forward to talking with you.
1 Support back-end development of data processing.
2 Assist in identifying new data sources which can be
incorporated into the database.
3 Aid in the incorporation of algorithms to improve
elements of existing data processing techniques.
4 Support the creation of data analytics for
communicating to a varied audience.
5 Assist our Head Meteorologist with the gathering of
key information on significant weather events and identification of key climate trends.
1 Utilise various Python packages such as pandas, numpy, multiprocessing etc. to manipulate data.
2 Analyse large data sets to identify patterns as well as assessing the quality of the data.
3 Propose new methods to improve the current data processing infrastructure.
4 Write coherent technical documentation for existing scripts.
5 Maintain a log of severe or unusual weather events.
6 Analyse long-term weather observation data to
determine regional trends.
1 Experience using Python, familiarity with other programming languages is an asset.
2 Strong maths and problem-solving skills.
3 Excellent communication skills.
4 Assured critical thinking and analytical skills.
5 A general understanding of what constitutes typical
versus unusual weather and climate behaviour