Operational Marine Meteorologist

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

DTN is a global leader providing insights and analytics to our customers to feed, fuel, and protect the world.  We help people make critical business decisions that impact the agriculture, oil and gas, trading, and weather industries.

It’s a difference you’ve likely felt without even knowing it. From the food on your plate to the gas in your car to the last flight you took, chances are a DTN customer made it possible. And that’s just for starters. That’s why we say, “When our customers prosper, we all win.”

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:
•    Produce and deliver forecasts to key clients in various sectors
•    Monitor forecasts against actual data and update forecasts as required
•    Leverage in-house technology and datasets to create detailed text and graphical content
•    Send out alerts to clients for special weather circumstance
•    Communicate impactful weather information to clients
•    Brief clients on hurricane / typhoon forecasts and impacts
•    Create briefing videos with a focus on the Gulf of Mexico or tropical features
•    Collaborate with teams to ensure that forecast products and solutions are accurate and consistent
•    Isolate and resolve issues impacting forecast products creation and/or distribution
•    Quality control the integrity of forecast products being issued to customers

Our Requirements:
•    Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Meteorology from a four-year college or university
•    2+ years of marine/offshore operational meteorology experience preferred
•    Experience forecasting tropical systems, globally
•    Proficient synoptic analysis and forecasting skills
•    Strong written and communication skills
•    High energy level with positive attitude
•    Work in a team environment while effectively communicate and collaborate with colleagues
•    Must be able to work rotating shifts which include nights, weekends, and holidays

Additional Desirable Skills (not mandatory):
•    Language support:
o    Dutch, German, Spanish, French
•    Programing language or Coding experience

Additional skills you bring to the team:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Prioritizing tasks, seeking guidance when necessary
  • Working independently, seeking assistance when necessary
  • Be flexible in helping DTN meet our commercial obligations – changing or sharing duties on different days if needed
  • Meeting the WH&S requirements of DTN, and of our customer when on their premises
  • Assisting other staff as needed
  • Meteorological analysis and forecasting
  • Deadline-Oriented
  • Quick to learn new tasks
  • Follow procedures accurately, efficiently and effectively
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Decision-Making
  • Data Entry Skills
  • Data Processing Skills
  • Dependable
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills
  • Communication Skills – written and verbal
  • Persuasiveness
  • Influencing and Leading
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability

 

 

Why DTN?

OUR VISION: To be the independent, trusted source of insights to our customers who feed, protect, and fuel the world.

OUR MISSION: Empower our customers with intelligent and actionable insights that exceed their expectations and enable their success on a daily basis.

OUR VALUES: Customer Delight, Education, Teamwork, Colleague Focus, Innovation, Integrity

We have great benefits at DTN – apply today to find out more!

At DTN, we are an equal opportunity employer. Come join us as we help feed, fuel, and protect the world!

 

** DTN is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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