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Employment and Research Opportunities at PCIC

PCIC is seeking to hire an Assistant Programmer/Analyst.

This is a co-op work term position. The Assistant Programmer/Analyst works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to automate data acquisition to support our online applications for serving and analyzing climate data. At present, we maintain a rack full of Linux servers at the University of Victoria which host hundreds of terabytes of high-resolution spatio-temporal climate data and model output and hundreds of millions of meteorological observations. The challenge of this position is to automate data acquisition from a heterogenous network of networks of weather stations distributed across Canada. The Assistant Programmer/Analyst will work in the PCIC Computational Support Group, a small team that utilizes cutting edge technology in order to provide insight to climate solutions for our stakeholders.

See the full job posting for further information.

Application: Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to James Hiebrert,, with “ATTN: Assistant Programmer/Analyst” in the subject line.  Please indicate whether you are legally able to work in Canada.