Contract for Warning Decision Support System II – Weather Decision Support Systems

Weather Decision Support Systems, International

WDSS is seeking a contractor to work on an existing operational project which uses the NSSL Warning Decision Support System II (WDSS-II) software package to perform radar QC, mosaic’ing, SCIT, and QPE processing. The project contains several radars from which data are sent to a central server, decoded, and sent to WDSS-II.
It is expected on average this work will take ~5 hrs/week, with more hours necessary during system upgrades and troubleshooting activities.
This is a 1099 independent contractor position with an hourly rate and thus there are no benefits and contractor is responsible for all taxes, etc. that may be incurred.

Position Description:

  • Gain an understanding of existing radar integration and WDSS-II configuration of project
  • Troubleshoot and maintain radar integration components and WDSS-II processing
  • Provide monthly reports on radar data availability
  • Provide monthly reports on work performed


The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • Degree in meteorology
  • Experience with WDSS-II at programming and end-user levels
  • Experience with LDM
  • Applicational programming experience under Linux environments using Python
  • United States citizen or permanent US work visa

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