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    This position is located in the National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NESDIS), National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) with one vacancy located in Boulder, CO.

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    As a Physical Scientist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Ingest and process multibeam sonar bathymetry and associated data collected by NOAA and partner agencies.  
    • Archive data and populate online databases and systems to enable discovery of and access to original and processed sonar data and derived products. Documents multibeam sonar bathymetry data in ISO standard metadata format.
    • Monitor and report scientific and technological changes that impact the geophysical data repository and its services.
    • Collaborate with multibeam and crowd-sourced bathymetry data providers to ensure archive and access needs are met, including staying abreast of best practices and technological advances.
    • Serve as the technical lead on international and national campaign mapping projects.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% of domestic or international travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    3 - If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/535124500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.