18/01/2021

Technician at SOCIB

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (SOCIB)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringCivil engineering
    EngineeringComputer engineering
    EngineeringGeological engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    18/02/2021 22:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Palma
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?
    Yes

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (SOCIB) is looking for a full-time Coastal Engineer, Computer Engineer, or related degrees with an interest in Marine Science. The applicant duties are embraced within the framework of the PIMA ADAPTA COSTAS Project at the Beach Monitoring Facility (BMF) at SOCIB. The applicant should work coordinately with the BMF leader and BMF Scientific Responsible as well as with other SOCIB facilities and services.

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Note that candidates interested in this offer can send their CV and academic certificates (stating subjects taken and marks) to: bmf_technician@socib.es with the following email subject: “BMF ADAPTA”.

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Additional comments

The main tasks of the candidate will consist of:

• The development of an open-source user-friendly GUI tool for authorities and local stakeholders.

• The tool will combine existing open-source numerical models to compute from a given input of wave conditions and sea-level scenario the resulting run-up and inundation.

• The tool will provide users with maps and reports related to inundation, risk, and vulnerability maps in a GIS environment.

• Attend the internal meetings related to the project with local authorities.

• Develop the corresponding deliverables scheduled within the project.

• Support in additional tasks related to the BMF regular operative

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

Background Requirements:

• BSc + MEng in Coastal Engineering or related discipline, with a background in Civil Engineering, Geological Engineering, Physics Engineering, or related degree.

 

Specific Requirements

Programming Requirements:

• Advanced programming skills in MatLab, Python, and basic in shell language.

• Acquainted with geospatial data and GIS databases handling.

Other Requirements:

• Good communication skills (in English).

• Team player and collaborative.

• Self-directed learning skills

• Immediate availability.

Additional Knowledge and Professional Experience:

• Knowledge of nearshore hydrodynamics and sediment transport processes as well as acquainted with the use of morphodynamical models (e.g., research process-based models, SWAN, Delft3D, etc).

• Experience in open-source GUI code development.

• Basis on numerical methods.

• Advanced knowledge of shell language and FORTRAN, C++...

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (SOCIB)
Spain
Naorte Building, Block A, Floor 2, Door 3,
Palma
E-07121
Parc Bit

EURAXESS offer ID: 595434

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