Wind Climate Scientist/Engineer - Canada

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About This Position

We are currently searching for a Wind Climate Scientist/Engineer 

Primary Duties:

  • Determine analytical scope and approaches for wind and climate aspects of engineering projects
  • Identify representative climate data for project sites and engineering studies and evaluate and perform quality control checks
  • Work with Atmospheric Scientists to identify extreme weather events and classify into storm types in historical datasets
  • Perform basic and advanced statistical analyses, such as parent distribution and extreme value analysis on wind and snow data
  • Interpret wind loading provisions in building codes
  • Determine and recommend design wind speeds and other climatic design criteria to be used for design of buildings, structures and solar arrays
  • Advanced analysis techniques, tooling, and processes used by the Weather & Climate Insights team
  • Write technical reports and communicate findings to engineers and clients

Education and skill requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering or similar
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python and MATLAB
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical methods
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Any of the following is considered an asset:

  • Knowledge of extreme weather processes or atmospheric boundary layer engineering
  • Knowledge of the Solar Renewables industry
  • Knowledge of building code provisions for wind and climate loading
  • Familiarity with GIS and\or databases, SQL

Pay Range: $60,000 – $122,000 per year

We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package. We are an equal-opportunity employer and do not use AI to review potential candidates.

Job Type: Full-time

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