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Radar Scientist in Lexington, MA at Verisk Analytics

Date Posted: 4/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Lexington, MA
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  • Experience:
    2 to 5 years
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Job Description


Radar Scientist

Job Description

Verisk is seeking a radar scientist with strong programming skills to join our Weather Solutions division in Lexington, MA.  This small, growing team is responsible for developing and maintaining products and services that aid clients in the insurance, restoration, and related industries in effectively responding to natural catastrophe events. A successful candidate will have 2-5 years of academic or professional experience with the processing of raw radar data, and an extensive coding background, and general meteorology background.  Experience analyzing dual pol and Doppler velocities a plus, as is a research focus on severe thunderstorms.

Technical Skills
  • 2-5 years experience with C++ and/or Python in an academic or commercial setting 
  • Proficiency in Linux/UNIX, shell scripting 
  • Direct experience working with radar data 
  • Familiarity with cloud computing 

  • Expertise        Radar processing and data 
  • Education       MS or PhD in Atmospheric Science or Computer Science 
  • Job Type         Full Time