Senior Atmospheric Or Climate Scientist @ Eagle Rock Analytics | Remote | Full-Time | Sacramento, CA

Eagle Rock Analytics, Inc. seeks a Senior Atmospheric or Climate Scientist to lead novel research and development of a cloud-based climate and weather data platform for the State of California. The Senior Scientist will work primarily on the Cal-Adapt: Analytics Engine, which brings compute power, climate data, and cutting edge analytics together to empower scientifically-informed decision-making in California. As the State’s data portal for the Fifth California Climate Change Assessment, this work directly supports the State of California’s ambitious climate goals around renewable energy through cutting-edge scientific programming with hands-on stakeholder engagement and public policy, leading to actionable scientific outcomes.

In this role the Senior Scientist will be guiding the overall work by providing scientific leadership to the development of new tools and analytic methods using downscaled GCM data; providing organizational structure and people management to our development team; developing and nurturing relationships with key stakeholders and users; and contributing to business development at Eagle Rock Analytics. Experience with CMIP6 model output, cloud computing, scientific programming, project management and/or working with stakeholders is ideal.

The role is likely best suited for a mid- or late-career professional interested in both management and research, but we will consider any applicant capable of performing key responsibilities. This position requires strong interpersonal skills and the demonstrated ability to manage staff; the Senior Scientist will be expected to mentor individuals contributing to research and development and establish/enforce technical best practices. Based in Sacramento, CA, this position is a fully remote, exempt, full-time, salaried position.

More information is available here: Senior Atmospheric or Climate Scientist | Remote | Full-Time | Sacramento, CA - Eagle Rock Analytics

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