Astronomer Jobs

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JOB SUMMARY: The Navy and Marine Corps team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms. Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training. This position is located at the Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station in Flagstaff, Ariz...

JOB SUMMARY: The Navy and Marine Corps team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms. Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training. The incumbent of this position will serve as an Astronomer in the Fundamental Reference...

Background: This exciting job opportunity is with the GMTO (Giant Magellan Telescope Organization) located in Pasadena, California. The GMT is being developed by a group of leading university and research centers from across the globe. The GMTO Corporation has been formed to design, construct and operate the GMT Observatory which will be located in the Andean mountains at Las Campanas Peak in Chi...

Quality Assurance Inspector An award-winning legacy brand for over 50 years, Celestron has grown to become the world’s leading telescope maker, and enjoys brand-name recognition among serious amateur astronomers for superior optics, outstanding design, and innovative technology. Celestron also develops a wide range of exciting products and technologies that enhance the science, outdoor and educat...

Vassar is a highly selective, coeducational liberal arts college of about 2450 undergraduates, located in the beautiful and historic Hudson Valley seventy-five miles north of New York City. The city of Poughkeepsie benefits from rich cultural diversity and from convenient commuter rail access to New York City. The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Vassar College invites applications for a tw...

Position Summary: The Department of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University, anticipates offering a number of postdoctoral or more senior research positions in theory, observation and instrumentation, including (but not limited to): the Lyman Spitzer, Jr. postdoctoral fellowship in Astrophysics, the Joint Postdoctoral Fellowship with Carnegie Observatories and Princeton University, and positi...

Description Position Summary: The City Skies Intern will assist with the successful operation of the City Skies program by â?¢ Regularly conducting observational astronomy research â?¢ Updating the City Skies website and blog with content â?¢ Helping to log partner information and â?¢ Inputting data from program evaluation sheets â?¢ Occasionally attend and assist City Skies workshops Abou...

Principal Technical Business Development Manager - Scientific Computing Would you like to be part of a team focused on increasing adoption of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform : compute, database, storage, HPC and other emerging services by engaging with the global scientific community? Do you have the business savvy and the technical background necessary to help further establish Amazon as...

Job Description Would you like to help high-energy physicists and astronomers develop a better understanding of our universe, its composition and how it was formed? Could you design a data warehouses capable of managing petabytes of genomic information for cancer researchers? Would you like to support space exploration missions from inception to launch and beyond? Do you have a passion for improv...

The Large Binocular Telescope Observatory is looking for an experienced Adaptive Optics (AO) Scientist who is familiar with AO systems and their operation for routine astronomical observing and the commissioning of new instruments and AO capabilities. The LBT is a unique telescope with two 8.4m mirrors on a common mount which can be combined to form an interferometer with a baseline of 23m provid...

The National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) seeks an Associate Director for its new NOAO System Science and Data Center (NSSDC) to harness the talents and interests of an experienced team of 30 scientists and software engineers to shape the future of NOAO data and user services. NOAO is a USA national center for ground-based nighttime astronomy sponsored by the National Science Foundation (...

The Department of Physics at the University of North Carolina Asheville invites applications for an observational astronomer to teach at all levels of the undergraduate Physics Major and Astronomy Minor Programs. A Ph.D. in Astronomy or Physics is required. The successful candidate will establish a research program in observational astronomy that involves undergraduate researchers. The research pr...

The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, Inc. (AURA) operates several observatory centers (including the National Optical Astronomy Observatory, the National Solar Observatory, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) and the Gemini Observatory) in the United States and Chile under a cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation. LSST is a planned, large-aperture, wid...