Project Scientist - C (For Model Development and Analysis) jobs in Pune - Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology

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  • 2019-02-28

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The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) is an autonomous research organization fully funded by Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi. It is a premier Institute of national and international repute, devoted to research in various aspects of atmospheric sciences with emphasis on tropical meteorology, particularly on the Climate Change and Indian Monsoon.

Essential Qualifications and Experience : 1. B.E./B.Tech. or M. Sc. with at least 60% of marks in Meteorology/ Oceanography/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Physics/ Geophysics (Meteorology) / Mathematics or equivalent from a recognized university/institute 2. A minimum of 3 years of Post qualification working experience in Atmospheric Science / Oceanography / Climate Sciences/ or allied fields as evidenced by publications. 3. Basic knowledge in model code handling of different atmospheric processes and their representation in general circulation models. 4. Conversant in high-level programming languages FORTRAN and C. 5. Good experience in Statistical Analysis, Data analysis tools viz., MATLAB, GraDS, IDL, NCL, Ferret, R software, GIS tools.

Desirable Qualifications : 1. Ph.D. in any of the above subjects would be a desirable qualification. 2. Working knowledge of Atmospheric, Oceanic and coupled General Circulation Models and issue related. 3. Experience in using programming languages (like FORTRAN-90, C/C++ ETC); Shell scripting, Meteorological data analysis tools (like GrADS, FERRET, NCL, NCO, CDO etc). 4. Knowledge of parallel computing and porting general circulation models on the high performance computer architectures. 5. Handling of large volume of data and conversant with data format like NetCDF, HDF, GRIB etc. 6. Ability to work in large groups. 7. Knowledge of UNIX/LINUX System Administration would be an added advantage.

Job Responsibilities : Scientists will be responsible for handling the model codes, its debugging, parameterization of processes in the coupled models etc for prediction purpose.

Age Limit : 40 years.

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About Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) is an autonomous research organization fully funded by Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi. Applications are invited from bright and motivated young candidates for ENVIS centre purely on temporary basis as per the below mentioned details. The place of work will be IITM, Pune. All selected candidates need to get involved in field activities. Details are as follows:
Qualification : Graduate with at least one year experience in Desk Top Publishing (DTP) consisting of the modules like Coral Draw, Photoshop, PageMaker, Adobe InDesign etc. Good knowledge of computer and website development, designing and internet.
Age Limit as on 1st Jan 2018 : 30 years. Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC, 10 years for physically handicapped persons and as per rule for ex-servicemen.


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