National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
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Student Assistant II – Research Software Engineer

This student position is in the Data Assimilation Research Section (DAReS) in the Computational and Information Systems Laboratory (CISL).

The mission of the Data Assimilation Research Section (DAReS) at NCAR is to accelerate progress in actionable Earth System Science at NCAR, UCAR universities and in the broader science community by providing state-of-the-art ensemble DA capabilities including DA for NCAR community modeling systems. For nearly 20 years, the DAReS team has done this using the Data Assimilation Research Testbed (DART), an open-source community facility that provides software tools for data assimilation research, development and education. While the goals have remained the same, DART has evolved continuously to address novel science applications using state-of-the-art software on cutting edge computing platforms. Working directly with the DAReS team this position will participate in the testing and development the Data Assimilation Research Testbed.