Details for Senior Research Associate II


Senior Research Associate II
The Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS) at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (RSMAS) in Miami, FL is seeking a Senior Research Associate II. Expected to coordinate efforts of the team of the
US Argo Data Assembly Center (US DAC) in collaboration with the US
Argo data manager as well as members of the US Argo Consortium.
Duties include but are not limited to: maintain existing programs that
reformat data from Argo floats as well as writing new innovative programs capitalizing on changes in technology; coordinate across the
Argo team adapting the data processing system to emerging requirements in response to advances in technology in collaboration with the
International Argo Data Management Team; documenting the data processing system including instructions for the operators and development of best practices; and coordinate CIMAS and AOML interactions
with IADMT, US Argo partners and Global DACs.
Requires Master’s degree in Computer Science or a closely related
field and at least 1 year of relevant work-related experience in the following: Software Development Life Cycle; shell scripting in Unix and
software development in higher level programming languages (Java,
WebServices, Fortran, C, C++, Matlab, Python); scheduling automatic
processes for real-time operations (using crontab); using Relational
Database Management Systems; writing end-to-end data base queries using SQL or PL/SQL; developing and designing documentation
of software packages; and decoding of data from autonomous instruments like profiling floats.
Please apply at Position #R100040369