We are expanding our MetOcean Solutions (a division within the New Zealand’s MetService) team and seeking a developer to develop libraries and APIs that work with multidimensional geospatial datasets.
The MetOcean division works with atmospheric and marine models that predict 4D spatially and temporally varying variables e.g. wind speed, air temperature, current velocities, wave height etc.
This role involves optimising the reading, interpolation and transformation of these data into the specific outputs.
The successful candidate will work in the MetOcean Marine Services and Delivery Team, consisting of four developers, some remote, a participating team leader; and working alongside a larger team of 15+ scientists.
The ideal candidate will be able to work effectively within a team environment and independently depending on the project’s life cycle, team and personal preference.
MetService and the MetOcean division believes in applying rigorous scientific method and the latest information technology to data services. We encourage our people to bring fresh ideas to the table, rise to any challenge and remain enthusiastic about our products and the company mission. Our company promotes a positive working environment to achieve our shared goals, supported by flexible hours to ensure a healthy work-life balance.
Required: Computer science degree or similar equivalent experience
To apply you must have the following skills and experience:
At least 4 years of programming in the C or C++ language.
Proven ability to write performant and well-architected code.
Familiarity with applied mathematics (linear algebra, linear regression…)
Able to research and implement algorithms.
Experience with processes, threads and synchronisation techniques.
The following are desirable but not essential:
Developed in Golang and Python.
Experience with geospatial projections.
Container orchestration with Docker and Kubernetes.
Knowledge of cloud-based services like AWS and Google Cloud.
Our ideal candidate would demonstrate the following characteristics:
Ability to understand complex structures and break them down into meaningful parts.
Integrity and high standards.
Methodical approach to problem-solving.
A supportive and positive attitude.
Please note before you apply: This role is a permanent full-time position, but the hours can be flexible to suit your lifestyle. Pay is based on skills and experience. The job is located in our Raglan office, however remote working will be considered for the right candidate.
To check out the job description and to apply please go to http://careers.metservice.com/
Applications close Monday 31 July 2019
If you have any queries, contact recruitment at firstname.lastname@example.org