Marine Institute Job Advert: Ocean Modeller

Below are details regarding an open position for an Oceanographic modeller within the Marine Institute. It is a 2 year position and deadline for applications is 12.00 on Thursday 21st April. A detailed job description for this position can be downloaded here and application information can be found here.

Team Lead – Copernicus Marine Forecasting, Marine Institute, Ireland
This interesting opportunity for an Oceanographic Modeller within the Marine Institute’s Oceanographic Services team will deliver modelling products for the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) as well as data collation, analysis and reporting for the Atlantic Basin Checkpoints project.

We would like to hear from individuals with previous experience in running and maintaining numerical hydrodynamic and biogeochemical models, with specific experience of NEMO and PISCES models being particularly relevant.
You will have a third level degree in Physical/ Biological Oceanography or a related discipline. Your advanced I.T. skills will include experience working in a Linux environment and a background using Fortran programming and scripting languages (e.g. Matlab, Python or similar), while working with large volumes of observational and model oceanographic data.

Best wishes,


Dr Eleanor O’Rourke
Oceanographic Services Manager
Ocean Sciences & Information Services
Marine Institute
Co. Galway.

Tel: +353 (0) 91 387 496
Mob: +353 (0) 87 3625399
Email: eleanor.orourke

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