Job Title:Research Astrophysicist, AST, Fields and Particles
Department:National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Agency:Goddard Space Flight Center
Job Announcement Number:GS13D0015
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|$105,211.00 to $136,771.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, April 22, 2013 to Monday, May 06, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Greenbelt, MDView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|This announcement is open to all qualified U.S. citizens.|
If you're looking for an exciting career in the sciences, NASA is looking for you. NASA scientists have unparalleled opportunities to shape the future through research, discovery, and innovation. We boldly expand frontiers in air and space to serve America and to benefit the quality of life on Earth. As an added benefit, you will be joining an agency ranked as one of the best places in the Federal government to work.
The Science and Exploration Directorate, Astrophysics Science Division, X-Ray Astrophysics Lab (Code 662) is seeking a skilled researcher to provide expertise in the development of x-ray instrumentation and calibration approaches of state-of-the-art x-ray detectors, and to conduct scientific investigations of astrophysical systems in the x-ray band.
Please be sure to review your resume on the Resume Review page once you have transferred to the NASA site. Ensure that the correct copy of the resume you have selected has been transferred from your USAJOBS account. If you fail to validate the information in your resume, you may not be appropriately evaluated for this position. Also, please be sure to review and complete the Supplemental Information questions.
To receive consideration, you must submit a resume and answer NASA-specific questions. The NASA questions appear after you submit your resume and are transferred to the NASA web site. If you successfully apply, USAJOBS will show your application status as 'resume received - complete.' If your status is 'Application Started,' you have not successfully applied. Do not rely on a USAJOBS email to confirm successful application only an email from NASA confirms a successful application.
To receive consideration, your resume MUST contain your complete degree information (i.e., type of degree received, year degree received, and major area of study). If you have received a degree in Computer Science, you MUST list all courses you have taken which meet the education requirements as stated in the qualification requirements section as well as the semester hours awarded. You MUST include the descriptive title, course code, and number of semester/quarter hours. (i.e., CMSC-435-Software Engineering, 3 Semester hours) If this information is not provided, your education may not be appropriately evaluated and you may lose consideration for this position. Please note that degrees in engineering technology are not considered to be qualifying for this position. If you are selected for this position, you will have to provide an official copy of your transcripts prior to entering on duty.
If you are an individual with a disability and have questions regarding the Federal special hiring authorities for individuals with disabilities or would like to request a reasonable accommodation for the application or hiring process, please contact the Disability Program Manager by email at email@example.com. Goddard Space Flight Center offers a wide array of reasonable accommodations and programs for individuals with disabilities including onsite sign language interpreters, readers, and is a participating agency with the Computer Electronics Accommodations Program.
(NOTE: For additional information for job seekers with disabilities, please click on the following website, https://www.opm.gov/disability/PeopleWithDisabilities.asp)
- A one-year probationary period may be required
- Applicants must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
- PhD desired
- Occasional travel may be required
- Selectee must complete a financial disclosure statement