dcsimg Air Quality/Climate Modeler - Ramboll Environ, Inc. All rights reserved


Air Quality/Climate Modeler

Ramboll Environ is looking for energetic, talented and highly-motivated scientists and engineers to join our team of internationally recognized air experts and perform advanced technical studies to inform major business and public policy decisions and support our business development efforts.


We are seeking to fill a full-time air quality/climate modeler position in a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding work environment with excellent opportunities for professional growth.


The position is ideal for self-starters who are: detail oriented but also think about the big picture, eager to solve scientific/technical challenges, embrace a collaborative culture that provides considerable freedom to practice, have a ”get it done” attitude, and are ready to apply hands-on computer modeling skills to help solve our government and business clients’ advanced air quality problems.


A typical day might include one or more of the following: conducting scientific investigations using advanced air quality and atmosphere models, interpreting modeling results, developing new modeling tools, performing statistical and geospatial analyses of air quality and meteorological data, preparing reports and communicating results to clients, publishing and presenting findings to peers and stakeholders, and managing projects and client relationships.


This highly collaborative position requires that you be available to work full-time in our Novato, CA office. Travel is not required for this position.

Educational Requirements:

B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. in discipline relevant to air quality/climate modeling such as atmospheric science, engineering, meteorology, chemistry or physics. 

Experience Required:

0-4 years (Work done as a graduate student can count toward this requirement)

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Experience running and interpreting results from global and/or regional air quality/climate/meteorological models
  • Strong technical programming skills gained through practical experience using languages and tools like Fortran, Python, Perl, NCL, C/C++, and R
  • Proficiency in working in a Linux/Unix environment, including shell scripting
  •  Strong oral communication skills
  • Ability to write technical content clearly as demonstrated through publications or reports
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Helpful Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience using CAMx, CMAQ, WRF, or GEOS-Chem
  • Experience using satellite data for air quality applications
  • Experience with emission inventory development and analysis
  • Experience with emissions modeling
  • Familiarity with computer skills such as managing disk drives and data storage
  • Experience with modeling evaluation/assessment tools
  • Familiarity with database programming
  • Familiarity with statistical analysis

Ramboll Environ is an equal opportunity employer of minorities, females, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Applying is easy

Firstly, upload your CV directly or by using LinkedIn.
If you upload your CV directly, you will be asked to confirm your personal details.
Secondly, upload your cover letter and other documents such as certificates and letters of recommendation.
We look forward to reading your CV, application and documents.

Apply before 2017-08-30
Workplace Novato

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