Research CTD Data Analyst

Institution: 
University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Closing Date: 
Jan 31, 2023
Duties: 
Incumbent will also acquire and process all conductivity, temperature, depth and oxygen profile (CTDO) data on research expeditions utilizing established processing methods and routines. Consult with other data analysts, technicians, and scientists to make recommendations for updating and improving the processing routines. Develop, maintain and document Python scientific software used for processing data.
Qualifications: 
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.

Working knowledge of research function. General background in Oceanography.

Working skills in statistical analysis, systems programming, database design, and data security measures. Knowledge of python and software programming best practices.

Working skills in analysis and consultation. Background/knowledge of CTD data collection and processing steps.
About Employer: 
Oceanographic Data Facility (ODF), is part of Shipboard Technical Support (STS) at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. ODF is comprised of data processors and chemists. ODF personnel participate in numerous large-scale worldwide oceanographic expeditions providing reference quality data to researchers in the U.S. and abroad. These expeditions require a high level of technical expertise, extensive planning, and often, complicated logistical support. ODF also provides support for small-scale projects as well as technical consultations and equipment training.