SAIC NRL Software Engineer Job in Monterey, California

NRL Software Engineer (Job Number:427375)


Job Description: The Marine Meteorology Division of the Naval Research Laboratory located in Monterey, California ( is looking for a software engineer to design, develop, test, optimize, maintain and document US Navy Coupled Numerical Prediction modeling software. This software includes the coupling of the infrastructure layer which uses Earth System Modeling Framework (ESMF) and The national Unified operational Prediction Capability (NUOPS), the software build system, and the scripting infrastructure that executes the system.

Position requires conducting analysis and collaborating with research meteorologists in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for information storage, processing, presentation, manipulation, display, or reporting.

Will work under only general direction. Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Complete understanding and wide application of software engineering principles, theories, and concepts in the field. General knowledge of Meteorology particularly Numerical Weather Prediction. Provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance. Work is reviewed by management to measure whether objectives have been met.

Work will be reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.



• Secret Clearance

• Masters degree in Computer Meteorology or physical science

• 3-6 Years experience Fortran programming

• 3-6 Years experience Shell programming


• Experience working with Numerical Weather Prediction models

• experience with Python

• experience working with High Performance Computers (HPC)

• experience working with computational clouds

• Familiarity with Naval Operations.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: May 4, 2017, 4:00:00 AM

Primary Location: United States-CA-MONTEREY

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time