Job Opening

Network Engineer


Posted: 11/28/2018

Open Until: 12/17/2018

*Job opportunity with the USGS!*

*Applications are due 12/17/2018!*


*The USGS Earthquake Science Center Pasadena office is hiring a Network
Engineer for the Southern California Seismic Network*

United States Geological Survey (USGS) is seeking motivated candidates
for a Network Engineer for the Southern California Seismic Network (SCSN).

SCSN, one of the largest regional seismic networks in the world, has
over 400 stations that measure ground shaking from earthquakes. SCSN
provides reliable, accurate, authoritative earthquake information to
emergency personnel, businesses, scientists, and the public.

The incumbent in this operational position will design, install,
configure, monitor, and troubleshoot the SCSN wide area network to
achieve rapid, reliable, secure communications between field stations
and central processing computers, using a variety of technologies:
microwave, cellular, wireless, satellite, radio, T1, MPLS, and more.

This position is being offered in Pasadena, CA.  Openings for this
full-time, permanent position are being advertised as an IT Specialist
(Network) (2210) at the GS-11/12/13 level.  US citizenship is required. 
Only online applications will be accepted.  The federal government is an
equal opportunity employer.

*Please be sure to submit /all/ the requested materials, including
transcripts by December 17, 2018 – and please do not wait until the last
minute to apply.*  If you have questions about the application process,
please contact Earl Emerson at <>_.

Apply online at

DEU [open to all US

Merit Promotion [open to current & former federal employees with

Valerie Thomas                |  SCSN Manager, Geophysicist
U.S. Geological Survey        |  office:  (626)583-7820
Caltech Seismological Lab     |  cell:    (626)646-3898
525 So. Wilson Ave            |  or
Pasadena, CA  91106           |


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