There is an excellent National Weather Service career opportunity for a
Meteorologist with strong computer programming and/or system administration
skills at the National Hurricane Center. The NHC heavily utilizes
GEMPAK/N-AWIPS in a Linux environment to process, analyze, format, and display
Meteorological data. Candidates that have some experience with scripting
languages such as Perl, php/cgi, shell (csh, ksh, bash), as well as compiled
languages (FORTRAN, Java, C) are preferred.
The full position details and application can be found at this link:
This opportunity is open to the public as a GS 7/9/11, which is a great start
for a recent or upcoming (fall) college graduate with a good GPA (>3.0) or a
Applications will be taken until December 14th, 2009.
Meteorologist / Programmer
National Hurricane Center