Dewberry is currently seeking a full-time Hydrometeorologist.


Date posted

Jan. 28, 2020 12:00 am

Application deadline

Mar. 28, 2020 12:00 am




  • United States

Job description

Job Description

Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century. 

Dewberry is currently seeking a full-time Hydrometeorologist to help support a variety of projects in our Greenwood Village, CO office. Main responsibilities will include operational forecasting of heavy rainfall and flooding, hydrologic modeling and data analysis. Other responsibilities may include development and operation of seasonal snowpack forecasts, reconstruction of historical precipitation events and climate change impact studies. 

Required Skills & Required Experience 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Atmospheric Science / Meteorology or closely related field is required with 2+ years of relevant experience.
    • Master’s Degree a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Strong interest in meteorological forecasting and forecast validation. This includes the ability to prepare and deliver weather forecasts in a concise and comprehensible manner on a strict timeline.
  • Computer programming proficiency in at least one of the following software’s is required: R, Python, MATLAB, NCL.
  • Experience working in LINUX/UNIX operating system is required.
  • Experience with analyzing large, multi-dimensional atmospheric datasets is highly desirable. Formats include: NetCDF, GRIB1, GRIB2, GeoTIFF, ASCII.
  • Experience with ArcGIS and WordPress a strong plus.
  • Knowledge of, or interest in hydrologic processes and modeling a strong plus.
  • Demonstration of the ability to work in a team environment as well as independently.

Other Conditions:

  • Position will require some occasional work on weekends and/or some Federal holidays

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