TriVector is hiring an employee to support the Office of Weather and Air Quality (OWAQ) within NOAA/OAR in Silver Spring, MD:
An engineer or scientist with experience in meteorological, or related, project management, program management, resource management (budget, personnel), grants management, and knowledge of Research to Operations (R2O) conventions (Readiness Levels) is required to support the Office of Weather and Air Quality and the overall effort to accelerate research into operations/applications and provide program support for the Hurricane/Disaster-related Supplemental portfolio.
The Engineer/Scientist will provide scientific, technical and programmatic services to the OWAQ Director and work closely with the Hurricane Supplemental lead to effectively develop, plan, implement and track projects, assess and control performance, and manage risk and interdependencies to meet the project goals and objectives throughout program/project life cycles. The Engineer/Scientist will nurture existing communications between operational forecasters and the rest of the weather enterprise, collecting operational needs and assisting in the development of Funding Opportunities to bring solutions from the research community into current and future employed systems.
Location/Region: Silver Spring, MD (20910)