Job Opening

Staff Scientist/Data Specialist

PASSCAL New Mexico Tech

Posted: 11/02/2018

Open Until: 01/31/2019

Core responsibility is to support seismological experiments, particularly in the realm of data archiving. Objectives include ensuring the best possible set of data and metadata are archived with the IRIS DMC; user support to contribute to the overall PASSCAL mission to facilitate science by the IRIS community. Generate bi-monthly data status and work load reports. Knowledge and understanding data formats, tools, procedures, software and hardware used at PASSCAL and in the community. 

Master’s degree in geophysics or related science, or 3 years directly applicable experience. UNIX/Linux systems required. Scripting language required. Time-series data formats required. Seismological field experience desired. Database knowledge desired. SEED, SAC, SEG-Y seismic data formats desired. 

Applicants should submit a resume, official college transcripts, a letter of professional interests, and the names and addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: IRIS PASSCAL Staff Scientist/Data Specialist, c/o Human Resources, Brown Hall Box 119, Socorro, NM 87801-4796 .

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