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Verisk Atmospheric and Environmental Research is seeking candidates for Vice-President of the Space Weather Division. Verisk AER has a decades long record of performance and innovation against basic and applied space weather research program objectives spanning ionospheric, magnetospheric and solar physics domains. The division Vice-President will lead, develop and grow an interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers that support research and development objectives of government and commercial customers. Verisk Atmospheric and Environmental Research performs a wide spectrum of geophysical research and development services as a business unit of the Verisk Analytics enterprise.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate many of the following attributes* 8+ years of progressive experience with Space Weather research and development projects
* A successful record of proposal development and execution/contract management of resulting program awards
* Publications in relevant/related scientific/technical domains.
* Ability to lead project teams from proposal development through contract execution.
* Strong technical, management, written, and oral communication skills.
* Experience with the software development lifecycle and research to operations projects.
* Advanced degree in a technical discipline is preferred.
* US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a security clearance are required
Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER), a Verisk business, has been helping businesses and governments better anticipate and manage climate and weather-related risks for more than 40 years. Large government agencies like NOAA, NASA and the Departments of Defense and Energy rely on AER's scientists to help solve weather and climate related problems of vital national importance in energy, environment and national security. Large insurance, energy and investment firms count on AER to help them decrease weather-related losses and increase profitability by integrating state-of-the-art climate science and weather information into their planning and decision processes. To learn more about AER please visit us at: www.aer.com. We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!
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