• NOA1818 Scientific Programmer/Analyst

    Job Locations US-MD-College Park
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/15/2018 9:05 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-1145
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Scientific
  • Overview

     

    I.M. Systems Group, Inc. (IMSG) www.imsg.com, a Federal Government Contractor, is seeking to fill a position for a Scientific Programmer/Analyst. The successful candidate will support NOAA’s STAR Atmospheric Science and Technology Applications (ASTA) team located in College Park, Maryland.

     

    The Center for Satellite Applications and Research (STAR) is the science arm of the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), and leads the science product algorithms development, calibration, and validation of the products to meet specified requirements.

    Responsibilities

     

    Job Duties: 

    • Provide programming support for the next generation NOAA weather satellite data (e.g. GOES-16 ABI, JPSS-VIIRS).
    • Transform satellite data into imagery that can be served using web technologies.
    • Create raster and vector imagery and overlays in a variety of formats from science data formats such as NetCDF and HDF.
    • Design, code, test, and document scientific software of moderate to high complexity
    • Work with NOAA government staff to coordinate science products, algorithm development, and science processing.

    Qualifications

     

    Required Skills:

    • 2+ years of experience working with McIDAS, data visualization, and image processing software
    • 2+ years of experience in IDL and Matlab
    • 2+ years of experience in Fortran and/or C/C++
    • 2+ years of knowledge of Unix/Linux
    • Experience with Python, Perl, or shell scripting

     

    Must be a U.S. Citizen or Green Card Holder in order to qualify.

    Please indicate in your cover letter.

     

    Desired Skills:

    • Experience with real-time and off-line processing of satellite data and algorithm development.
    • Experience processing and managing large volumes of data
    • Experience with interoperability between Fortran 90/95 and C/C++
    • Experience with CM tools such as Git and GitLab
    • Familiarity with scientific data formats such as HDF and netCDF
    • Educational background or experience in satellites and remote sensing
    • Teamwork, strong inter-personal skills

     

     

    Education:  BS or greater degree with formal course work in physics, mathematics and computer programming

     

     

    To Apply:

    Please apply directly to our career portal: https://careers-imsg.icims.com (NOA1818 Scientific Programmer/Analyst). Be sure to include your resume and cover letter explaining how your qualifications meet the requirements of the position. Please indicate your timeline of availability and preferred salary level for consideration.

    IMSG offers an outstanding overall Benefit Package including company paid leave, medical, dental, and vision.

    Job Type: Full-time

    IMSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Veteran friendly.

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