Scientific programmer

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Our client is a technology and consultancy company servicing industry involved in the development and operation of solar power plants. They provide meteorological data, energy evaluation software and technical consultancy for evaluation and management of solar power production.


Thanks to 20 years of research and technology developed in-house, our client has become a global leader in the field. Today they work for over 1000 medium and large organizations globally, helping them make qualified financial decisions, improve technical design, and optimize operations. Their data and software services have become an essential part of project development and operation of solar power plants, worldwide. They also provide services for performance evaluation, monitoring and forecasting of solar power.


They are a group of geoscientists, meteorologists, engineers, programmers, data analysts and business developers focused on development and promotion of a solar energy assessment platform that helps the solar power industry minimize weather-related risk and improve efficiency. In their team, every member must bring unique skills and expertise. We look for talented, resourceful, innovative, passionate and friendly individuals to join  our client´s team. If you want a career that is challenging, enjoyable, and rewarding, This company could be the right fit for you.


Job description, responsibilities and duties

  • Developing algorithms for retrieval, ingest and analysis of geostationary satellite imagery and for modelling of solar irradiance based on satellite and other data

  • Participating in an upcoming applied research project focused on improving our nowcasting service

  • Contributing to an overall improvement of quality, timeliness, resilience and other aspects of the models and services derived from satellite data

  • Testing, deployment and monitoring of operational software/services

  • Code and data maintenance, management

  • Cooperation with other team members in the spirit of consistent and agile development

  • Stay up to date on trends in the field and company priorities


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Contract Type

Full Time Job

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Level

Medior

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Location

Bratislava

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Salary

2 400 EUR/month salary can be higher, depending on the working experience

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Industry

Solar Energy

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Company teamRequirements

  • Solid programming capabilities in Python, writing clean and structured code

  • Degree and/or relevant work experience in the Geo/Earth/Planetary sciences (such as remote sensing, atmospheric science, meteorology)

  • Solid experience with spatio-temporal array data manipulation (e.g. NumPy)

  • Some experience with bash / Linux terminal

  • Good grasp for detail, diligence and accomplishment

  • Innovative thinking, forward looking, team spirit, focus on customer

  • English - Upper intermediate (B2)


Benefits

  • Flexible working hours with possibility of occasional home-office

  • Technical growth encouraged via opportunity to participate at conferences, workshops, courses

  • Personal growth opportunities through challenging tasks and responsibilities

  • Sick days

  • Parking in the company parking lots

  • Benefits in the workspace include free tea, coffee, non-alcoholic drinks and fruit

  • Budget for personal development by the means of attending seminars, conferences and courses

  • Language courses


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