Post-doc Position 1 at the CMCC (Italy)

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> Public invitation to express interest for CMCC Post-doc position in data > assimilation research for ocean forecasting
> The CMCC is taking into consideration the possibility to hire talented, > motivated and proactive post-docs to develop advanced data assimilation > techniques for ocean regional forecasting.
> This position is open under the sponsorship of the Italian project > ‘development of TEchnologies for the Situational Sea Awareness’ (TESSA) > () awarded to CMCC by the Italian Ministry of > Education, University and Research. The TESSA project will develop a set > of products and services for Situational Sea Awareness based on new > operational oceanography environmental data integrated into advanced > technological platforms for users in the maritime sector, tourism and > environmental protection.
> The location is CMCC Ocean-Lab in Lecce, (Le), Italy.
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> The primary purposes for this position is to perform reserch and > development of ensemble and hybrid ensemble-variationl data assimilation > system with the ocean forecasting systems available at Ocean-Lab and in > conjuction with the ensemble ocean forecasting. The ensemble products > will also be developed to be used in the Decision Support Systems (i.e > Oil spill forecasting, search and rescue, ship routing, etc.) > The desired Minimum qualifications are:
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> PhD in Physics, mathematics, earth science or related disciplines; > Knowledge of UNIX/Linux operating systems;
> Knowledge of script languages (i.e. UNIX shell, Python);
> Knowledge of programming languages (i.e. Fortran, C);
> Fluency in English;
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> Knowledge of Data Assimilation techniques;
> Knowledge of numerical modelling;
> Knowledge in parallel programming (i.e. OpenMP, MPI);
> The initial appointment is for 12 months starting as soon as possible at > an annual salary ranging from 28K to 36K Euros, comprehensive of > benefits, depending on qualification and experience.
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> How to Apply
> Applicants should register to CMCC JAM (Job Application Manager) website > and fill the online form following the link below:
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> Applicants responding to this posting declare that they have read, > understood and agreed to the “Official Rule for the CMCC Personnel > recruitment” published to the following url:
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> Deadline
> 09/03/2014
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> Eleonora Romano
> CMCC – Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
> Via Augusto Imperatore, 16 – 73100 Lecce
> Tel +39 0832 671041 – Fax +39 0832 277603
> eleonora.romano@cmcc.ithttp://www.cmcc.it
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