EUMETSAT: Climate Product Validation Expert

EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany
Closing date: 15 May 2018 (could be extended)

EUMETSAT is recruiting for a Climate Product Validation Expert to validate and assess the quality of climate records of Level 2 (geophysical) products produced in support of the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) through the development of diagnostic methods and tools such as variability, trend estimators and automatic comparisons to model outputs.

This is an opportunity to use your expertise to extract geophysical products from data from meteorological or ocean satellites and to use these products in climate research and applications. You will have some experience in managing uncertainties in data, as well as time series analysis. Within this role you will have the opportunity to compile presentations and reports for the C3S progress meetings where observations of the climate are combined with the latest science to develop authoritative quality assured information about the past current and future states of climate in Europe and worldwide.

You should be a team player, with the ability to co-operate with your colleagues and EUMETSAT’s international partners.  You should also have strong analytical skills, with the ability to convey complex concepts to the user communities and researchers.

EUMETSAT offers a competitive salary, benefits and a great working environment. You must be able to work effectively in English and have a working knowledge of French.

To learn more and apply online, please visit https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.intreference VN18 32.