Aviation Meteorologist for The Weather Company in Andover, MA at IBM

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

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Job Description

The Weather Company, an IBM Business is seeking a Meteorologist in Andover, Massachusetts. As a Meteorologist, you will provide advanced forecasting expertise for decision support products and services to airline operations and pilots. This position requires an understanding of airlines operations and air traffic control environment, along with delivering timely products with the accuracy and quality to meet customers expectations. Additionally, the person must have excellent communications skills in order for them to convey complex concepts and risk assessments to a diverse set of operational users within the airline environment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Deliver operational forecast content consistently and accurately within rigid time constraint.

  • Evaluate data and then issue written, graphical and oral aviation forecasts and alerts including hazardous weather advisories request.

  • Produce forecasts and advisories for enroute weather hazards for 0-24 hours.

  • Provide written briefs for terminal and weather conditions for use by both dispatchers and pilots.

  • Develop knowledge of airspace, air traffic control programs affecting the airline’s Hub and Focus City domains.

  • Actively collaborate with other meteorologists on Global weather issues particularly in the 0-48 hour time frame. Specific focus on forecast trends through 24 hours.

  • Generate short-fused narratives, forecast discussions and weather alerts for disruptive weather events within the 0-24 hour forecast domain as weather conditions dictate.


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