Job Purpose and Impact
The Senior Weather Analyst will strategically and tactically provide weather related trading solutions to the broader analysis and trading teams using cutting edge technology. In this role, you will partner with internal teams and leaders to identify, prioritize and develop complex weather related solutions that can bring the most value to trading operations. Key Accountabilities
Execute best in class, complex weather analytics efforts and ensure that weather analytics message is heard and understood globally.
Frequently articulate in-house weather outlook and associated uncertainties to a non-technical, non-weather audience and align these weather forecasting efforts within a broader, global context and set of objectives
Align regional weather forecasting efforts with global objectives.
Drive towards speed, accuracy and communication of confidence intervals for weather forecasts.
Collaborate with stakeholders to develop, coordinate and execute continuous improvement initiatives related to weather.
Mentor more junior weather analysts to contribute value for the trading team, showing connections between analyst team and business needs and demonstrating value of each analysis.
Apply deep comprehension and broad knowledge to provide thought leadership for new data, technology, tools and innovation and establish processes to efficiently capture potential weather signal generating data.
Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.
Other duties as assigned Qualifications
Bachelor`s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
Minimum of four years of related work experience
Proficiency using relevant scripting language, visualization and analysis software to build applications and chart pathway to break down weather data into usable forms
Proficient in working with and leveraging large data sets
Master`s degree, Doctorate degree
Exposure to intricacies of weather in the context of commodity markets
Operational weather forecasting experience in a trade-floor environment
Proficient in python programming language and relevant statistical, geospatial and visualization packages
Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time. Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Job published 2022-04-28
Senior Weather Analyst position at Cargill in Wayzata, MN.
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Senior Weather Analyst responsibilities at Cargill
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