FinTech

Junior Meteorologist


London based FinTech start-up operating in the agricultural commodities data market and data visualisation are now looking for a full-time Junior Meteorologist to join a growing team.

You will work closely with the Meteorology team as well as developers in order to build and manage a variety of weather data/weather alerts/reports on main agricultural commodities (soybean, corn, wheat, coffee, cocoa etc).

Your role will include:

  • Working in conjunction with and providing support to other Meteorologists on the management of weather data focused on agricultural commodities.
  • Managing the current weather analytics and developing upon these further.
  • Assisting in the creation and management of regular weather reports for commodities across different areas in the globe.

Requirements:

  • An undergraduate/postgraduate degree in Meteorology or Climatology
  • A basic understanding and keen interest in impacts of weather on agricultural commodities
  • Advanced computing skills including programming, especially in python
  • Experience in handling and processing of large weather data sets
  • Strong mathematical/statistical/analytical background
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • UK/EU resident or valid UK work permit

Beneficial Skills:

  • Knowledge/experience in tropical meteorology
  • Basic understanding of crop cycles
  • Experience with React/ GIS/ SQL
  • Experience in statistical modelling

What we offer:

  • A unique opportunity to grow into a young and exciting start-up where your ideas and opinions can make a real difference
  • Great team environment
  • Salary £22,000-24,000pa.

Applications close on the 21st October 2018.

If you are interested, then please send your details and CV to the following email address: info@baaltek.com

posted: 10 October 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.