Join GDIT, an experienced leader in U-2 operations. We are pursuing this new opportunity and are in need of a Weather Forecaster for Beale AFB, CA.
The Weather Forecaster will provide support to the Program Manager and Mission Planning (Lead) as required. Responsible for providing detailed weather support to enable 24/7/365 global U-2 operations. Contractor will assist in the development and integration of relevant weather data into advanced systems and technology; integration of all weather environmental data from a variety of sources to assess current and forecast weather environment in order to issue weather products, alert bulletins, and forecast anamoly assessments.
Three (3) years experience in weather forecasting and/or meteorology
Three plus (3+) years experience in interpretation of weather satellite imagery, climatology reports, computerized weather prediction models, and Doppler weather radar imagery
Three plus (3+) years experience in analyzing various types of weather elements such as clouds, wind speed, fog, visibility, atmospheric pressure, etc.
Three plus (3+) years experience of oceanographic, meteorological and space atmospheric conditions and hazards
Three plus (3+) years experience of real time weather programs and computer interfaces
Three plus (3+) years of the principles, concepts, and theories of meteorology and the standard practices, methods, and techniques of the occupation sufficient to perform observations, forecasts, and analysis
Three plus (3+) years experience of advanced analytical principles, concepts, and methods to produce detailed analysis of complex information/ situations attained from multiple sources (to include database manipulation)
TS/SCI clearance is REQUIRED
BS degree in Meterology plus five years of related experience
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.