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Meteorologist (25867)

c£50k plus excellent benefits

Research UK weather forecasts to provide energy demand analyses

This is a specialist role for an experienced Meteorologist to provide detailed knowledge and analysis of weather forecasts to colleagues modelling energy demand

The client uses state-of-the-art data science models to analyse and predict renewables energy demand in order to balance the load on the UK power grid. This unique new position of Meteorologist will bring this skill in-house and allow data science and research colleagues to provide even better predictions.

The role will use your expert meteorological insight to scrutinise weather forecasts and provide interpretation to your colleagues in research and trading. Your knowledge of weather models and patterns, as well as weather data providers will prove invaluable.

To contribute successfully to this motivated team, you will have the following attributes:

  • First degree in Meteorology from a well-regarded university; a PhD in the field would be of particular interest
  • Experience in weather data modelling and up-to-date with different UK weather models and providers
  • Robust knowledge of UK weather patterns
  • Enthusiasm to work in a real-world team environment, communicating with colleagues and contributing ideas

Candidates with existing experience within the energy sector are of particular interest.

This company is well-funded and offers a friendly working environment in the centre of Bristol. In return, you will receive an excellent salary with top-notch benefits.

Keywords: Weather forecast, weather modelling, UK weather, meteorology, renewables, green, energy demand, Bristol.

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