WRF-Modeling Specialist (f/m/d)

(f/m/d) | Product Development | Full Time | St. Gallen, Switzerland

Have you ever wondered how the weather will be tomorrow?

As 140 Million Google Search results show, this is one of the most frequently asked questions in the world. It’s fair to say that weather can have a huge impact on all of our lives, both personally and professionally, so this is why, here at Meteomatics, we focus on the processing and provision of high quality weather data as well as the development of meteorological software products.

But why stop there? Better forecasting needs even more accurate inputs so we developed our own Meteodrone to collect the missing data from the lower atmosphere and are the first company to fly a network of weather drones operationally.

Now, let`s talk about you…

Your responsibilities

  • Develop forecasting systems
  • Operation of high-resolution WRF models on high performance computers
  • Initialization by means of ECMWF data
  • Assimilation of weather station and -balloon data, as well as radar and satellite data
  • New assimilation of our Meteodrone systems

Your qualifications

  • New assimilation of our Meteodrone systems
  • Keen for new challenges
  • Task oriented worker
  • Job-related experiences
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Solid knowledge in Linux/Unix, programming languages C++ and Fortran and experience in Shell and Python scripting are mandatory
  • Enjoy working in a team
  • Flexible and able to work under pressure


You want to be part of an international, competent and motivated team, which encourages an active and lively exchange? We have our head full of ideas and if you do so too, we are looking forward for your application!


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Meteomatics AG Switzerland

Lerchenfeldstrasse 3
9014 St. Gallen Directions

Arbeitsplatz & Kultur

Bei Meteomatics gehen wir gemeinsam neue Wege, lassen nichts unversucht und schrecken vor keiner Herausforderung zurück. Kreativität, Eigenverantwortung und Flexibilität werden deshalb bei uns gross geschrieben. Und sollte doch einmal der richtige Ansatz fehlen, sorgt eine Runde PingPong für neue Denkanstösse.

In einem Team mit flachen Hierarchien hast Du die einzigartige Möglichkeit dich weiterzuentwickeln, auszutoben, aktiv einzubringen und wirklich noch etwas zu bewirken!


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