Jobs

Know when/where it’s windy? We do! WeatherFlow operates the largest private marine weather network in North America and provides weather observations and forecasts to everyone from kitesurfers to the Department of Defense. We are in need of talented and innovative people to help serve our diverse clients. WeatherFlow supports a growing family of products and a set of applications for Android, iPhone and Web. We are a small dedicated team looking for motivated people whose work will produce immediate impact on our business.

We currently have openings for: a Contract Forecaster, a Sales Representative, a Numerical Weather Modeling Engineer/Scientist, a Weather Data Engineer, and a Senior Atmospheric Scientist.


Contract Forecaster

We’re looking for a motivated individual who is able to work with limited supervision to join our team of contract forecasters.

The Position:

  • You will be responsible for forecasting wind and weather conditions for maritime areas across North America.
  • Flexibility: You will join a small team of contract forecasters from around North America. Contract work may vary from week to week and is seasonal.
  • Caffeine and a good alarm clock: Forecast deadlines will often require early morning reports.

Requirements

  • Reliability; deadlines must be met … folks need their forecasts!
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely to others
  • Self-motivated, well-organized, and able to work well under minimal supervision
  • Understanding of meteorology, especially of surface winds
  • Four years of experience analyzing wind patterns -OR- a BS in meteorology

Useful skills

  • Love of wind sports like sailing, windsurfing, or kiteboarding
  • Experience with wind forecasting
  • Familiarity with WeatherFlow brands

Applying

This is seasonal contractor work. As such, it is considered a work-at-home workplace. It does not require regular traveling. To apply, please email your information to: jobs@weatherflow.com.



Sales Representative

We’re looking for a motivated individual to help expand the sales and distribution network for our growing line of products.

The Position:

  • You will be responsible for contacting a list of qualified sales leads, educating the buyers and establishing new accounts.
  • Collaboration: We are a small team. You will collaborate with the Sales and Marketing Managers
  • Organization: You’ll track and communicate progress at regular intervals

Musts

  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in sales
  • Persuasive, excellent communicator, highly organized
  • Self-motivation and ability to work well under minimal supervision is critical
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities with minimal supervision
  • Ability to quickly learn our product features and benefits
  • Experience with Excel or Google sheets

Nice-to-haves

  • Familiarity with CRM tools like SalesForce, Insightly
  • Familiarity with accounting/invoicing tools like FreshBooks
  • Love of weather and/or a wind related activities
  • Familiarity with our current products

Applying

This could be a full-time or part-time position. The position is work-at-home and does not require regular traveling, though occasional trips may be necessary. This position is a work-at-home position though an ideal candidate would live near our IT office near Daytona Beach, FL. To apply, please email your information to: products@weatherflow.com.


Numerical Weather Modeling Engineer/Scientist

WeatherFlow is looking for experienced numerical weather modelers to join our team in Fort Collins, Colorado. Qualified persons will bring a variety of skills to the table as we grow our in-house WRF data assimilation and forecasting capability. Successful applicants will have strengths in NWP engineering, application and/or science. The primary role will be to support the configuration, operation, verification and delivery of our WRF modeling system and derived products, and assisting with the development and application of new modeling technologies.

About WeatherFlow

WeatherFlow is a team of scientists, meteorologists, engineers and programmers. We maintain one of the largest high-quality private weather networks in the world and specialize in short-term, high-resolution weather forecast modeling and machine learning. We combine our data with curated third-party weather data to help government agencies, businesses, and consumers make key decisions. We make a family of Smart Weather Stations that are easy to install, understand and use, and automatically integrate with smart home platforms and commercial systems. Our overall goal is to provide actionable weather information to help our worldwide customers make better decisions around safety, save time and money, and increase business profitability.

Base Requirements

  • M.S. in Atmospheric Sciences or related discipline
  • Experience with running WRF and related codes
  • Experience with configuring and optimizing WRF domains
  • Strong regional and local meteorological skills
  • Strong statistical analysis skills
  • Expertise operating in the Linux environment, including programming in Python and bash
  • Ability to work with the team and individually
  • Capable, resourceful learner
  • Ingenuity with problem solving
  • Strong communication skills

Bonus Skills

  • Familiarity with observations and observational quality control
  • Familiarity with Amazon or other cloud HPC services
  • Other scripting and programming languages
  • Experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL or SQLite databases
  • Experience with machine learning
  • Familiarity with statistical and graphics packages

Salary and Benefits

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. WeatherFlow offers a full benefits package, including the opportunity to live in Fort Collins!

Applying

This is a full-time position at our Fort Collins, Colorado, offices. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Marty Bell, Director Research and Modeling at mbell@weatherflow.com.


Weather Data Engineer

WeatherFlow is looking for an experienced weather data engineer to join our weather modeling team in Fort Collins, Colorado. The successful applicant will bring a variety of skills to our modeling team, having core skills in software engineering with strengths in meteorology, or vice versa. The primary role will be to engineer weather data solutions in support of our weather modeling systems.

About WeatherFlow

WeatherFlow is a team of scientists, meteorologists, engineers and programmers. We maintain one of the largest high-quality private weather networks in the world and specialize in short-term, high-resolution weather forecast modeling and machine learning. We combine our data with curated third-party weather data to help government agencies, businesses, and consumers make key decisions. We make a family of Smart Weather Stations that are easy to install, understand and use, and automatically integrate with smart home platforms and commercial systems. Our overall goal is to provide actionable weather information to help our worldwide customers make better decisions around safety, save time and money, and increase business profitability.

Base Requirements

  • B.S. in Computer Science or related discipline, with 2 years of experience in the weather industry
  • Strong skills in data i/o and processing
  • Physical and practical understanding of observed and modeled weather data
  • Expertise operating in the Linux environment, including programming in Python and bash
  • Ability to work with the team and individually
  • Capable, resourceful learner
  • Ingenuity with problem solving
  • Strong communication skills

Bonus Skills

  • Familiarity with Amazon or other cloud HPC services
  • Other scripting and programming languages
  • Experience with revision control systems
  • Experience with web data services
  • Familiarity with statistics and graphics packages

Salary and Benefits

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. WeatherFlow offers a full benefits package, including the opportunity to live in Fort Collins!

Applying

This is a full-time position at our Fort Collins, Colorado, offices. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Marty Bell, Director Research and Modeling at mbell@weatherflow.com.


Senior Atmospheric Scientist

WeatherFlow is looking for a highly skilled NWP expert to join our team in Fort Collins, Colorado. The successful applicant will have the core skills to grow our in-house WRF data assimilation and forecasting capability. They will lead the development of our WRF data assimilation efforts using a variety of new data sources, including proprietary surface and upper air measurements.

About WeatherFlow

WeatherFlow is a team of scientists, meteorologists, engineers and programmers. We maintain one of the largest high-quality private weather networks in the world and specialize in short-term, high-resolution weather forecast modeling and machine learning. We combine our data with curated third-party weather data to help government agencies, businesses, and consumers make key decisions. We make a family of Smart Weather Stations that are easy to install, understand and use, and automatically integrate with smart home platforms and commercial systems. Our overall goal is to provide actionable weather information to help our worldwide customers make better decisions around safety, save time and money, and increase business profitability.

Base Requirements

  • PhD in Atmospheric Sciences or related discipline with at least 3 years of post-degree experience
  • Strong track record in model development and implementation
  • Expertise with running WRF, WRFDA, GSI and related codes
  • Experience with Amazon or other cloud HPC services
  • Ability to detect and resolve model issues
  • In-depth multi-scale meteorological knowledge at the surface, through the boundary layer and upper air in tropical and mid-latitude regions
  • Ability to work with the team and individually
  • Capable, resourceful learner
  • Ingenuity with problem solving
  • Strong communication skills

Bonus Skills

  • Expertise with Linux operating systems and scripting and other programming languages
  • Strong statistical analysis skills and familiarity with statistics and graphics packages
  • Experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL or SQLite databases
  • Experience with machine learning

Salary and Benefits

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. WeatherFlow offers a full benefits package, including the opportunity to live in Fort Collins!

Applying

This is a full-time position at our Fort Collins, Colorado, offices. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Marty Bell, Director Research and Modeling at mbell@weatherflow.com.