Weather Technician - Level 1

In Silicon Valley

Full time


This is the entry level position title within this series. Employees are expected to perform the full range of entry level duties and to train for the next level.

Reporting to the CS Management, the Weather Technician – Level 1 is responsible for supporting the weather data products used by the company’s proprietary software such as BonVoyage System (BVS), performing global frontal analysis and providing customer support for the BVS software.

The Weather Technician – Level 1, will ensure all incoming and outgoing data and products are delivered to their proper locations on time, and is expected to interface directly with development, IT, management, sales staff and customers when troubleshooting and correcting data processing issues. The incumbent works rotating shifts.

Weather Technician are expected to identify ways the team can work together better from both an operational and overall business perspective. Each team member is expected to fully participate in meetings and projects and to help each other meet the productivity standards in place.

Responsibilities

  • Provides entry level customer and technical support for the BVS software
  • Performs frontal and high-low analysis for SG-AWT’s products and services
  • Creation and dissemination of tropical cyclone information for SG-AWT’s products and services
  • Inspects weather data products to ensure proper display functionality within BVS software
  • Manages SG-AWT’s database for BVS accounts within SG-AWT’s internal operation system
  • Monitoring System Log and Alerts for technical issues related with weather data distribution to customers
  • Monitor and log vessels not Polling into spreadsheets
  • Trained and perform the global ice analysis
  • Assigned additional tasks as instructed by management

Requirements

  • Minimum college student with an emphasis in studying a scientific field, a B. S. in a science related field, or a Navy/Air Force weather forecaster
  • Proactive when it comes to problem solving
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Ability to take initiative and set or reorder priorities
  • Ability to respond quickly to workflow fluctuations or changes in priorities and to meet deadlines accordingly
  • Ability to work in an ambiguous and changing environment
  • Ability to multi-task, use personal judgment and utilize strong decision making skills
  • Good typing, analytical, and computer skills
  • Flexibility to work as part of a team or independently, as needed, to meet shifting deadlines, priorities and schedules

 

Please apply at shipping.career@stormgeo.com and attach your CV.

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About StormGeo

StormGeo is a global provider of weather intelligence and decision support services, with leading solutions for shipping, oil and gas, renewable energy and utilities, cross industry and aviation. Our products and services help clients manage risk, optimize performance, reduce costs and increase revenue, deploying the latest technologies. StormGeo has more than 500 employees in 26 offices across 20 countries. As a participant in the UN Global Compact for Sustainable Ocean Business, StormGeo’s passion for weather and the protection of natural resources motivates us to support our clients in making informed, environmentally responsible business decisions.