Research Associates

We are hiring 2 to 3 Summer Research Associates in Climate Data Analytics to support the development or perform novel research on cloud-based climate and weather data platforms for multiple State of California agencies (e.g., energy and climate-adjacent).


Date posted

May 24, 2023 3:00 pm

Application deadline

June 24, 2023 5:00 pm


Eagle Rock Analytics Inc.


  • United States

Job description

Eagle Rock Analytics, Inc. is hiring multiple Research Associates for summer employment.  Successful candidates will support one of the following initiatives: 

  1. Building the Cal-Adapt: Analytics Engine, a cloud based data platform which will enable powerful analysis in support of California’s Fifth Climate Assessment.
  2. Researching and developing quality assurance and data wrangling approaches in support of the development of a cloud based repository of weather observations.
  3. Development of a climate risk index for quantifying the impacts of climate adaptation and resilience investments. 

The Summer Research Associate position would be a good fit for a recent graduate or current graduate student looking for summer salary and experience.  Successful candidates will Share our values and vision, have a familiarity with geospatial data and Python (or similar language) and have previously demonstrated capacity to work independently.  Full details are in the links below, which direct to full job-descriptions: 


All our positions are remote, with flexible hours and a generous compensation package.  Learn more about what Eagle Rock Analytics does, our values and vision, and the open position on our website:  Check out our careers FAQ, or email us a question of your own to learn more about open positions, the application process, or Eagle Rock Analytics. 

Application instructions are included in the job posting.  We’ll begin reviewing applications immediately, and will continue to review until the listings are removed from our website. 

About Us.  Eagle Rock Analytics is a small climate and environmental consulting firm, with a focus on applied research that transforms big geospatial data into understandable information that answers questions or advances the science.  We don’t take profits on public good projects, allowing us to prioritize our clients and stakeholders, maintain professionalism and scientific ethics, and do work without ego.  We’re hoping to find people to join our team who agree that slow, steady, methodical, and empathetic is better than a fast-paced, work-hard-play-hard, everyone is a unicorn/rockstar approach. 

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