Job Opportunities
 
Weather monitoring for the LST1 and molecular profiles for the CTA
IEEC,UAB
 
Area of job
Engineering,Technical,Scientific
Type of job
Date
Deadline
17/06/2019
 
INTRODUCTION

The person hired will join the Astroparticle Physics group of CERES-UAB to participate in the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) project (https://www.cta-observatory.org ), the world-leading project of Very High Energy Gamma ray astronomy for the next 30 years. The CERES-UAB Astroparticle Physics group searches for a highly motivated doctor in Physics to work in the environmental monitoring work package of CTA.

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

The person selected will be hired at full-time from June 15 to August 14 2019, working at the CERES-UAB facilities (Faculty of Science, UAB Campus, Bellaterra, Spain). The job offers joining the Environmental Monitoring workpackage of CTA. The tasks to be performed are the following:
                1. - Development of the software for a weather monitoring system prototype
                2. - Modeling of the atmospheric molecular profile above the Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos using the “Weather Research and Forecasting Model” (WRF) software.
               
SELECTION CRITERIA

We search for highly motivated applicants that are doctors in Physics with experience on atmospheric monitoring optimized for Cherenkov Telescopes (IACTs).  The person must show high skill in programming in python.  Knowledge of the WRF software is absolutely indispensable.

CONTACT AND DEADLINE

Applicants must send an email to Prof. Lluís Font (lluis.font@uab.cat) with the Curriculum Vitae (CV) in free format attached, together with a letter of motivation.

Applications deadline: 17/06/2019
 
Generalitat de CatalunyaUniversitat de BarcelonaUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaConsejo Superior de Investigaciones CientíficasCentres de Recerca de Catalunya