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    This position is located in the National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service Office (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:

    • Lead strategic improvements to the NCEI archive based on principle users, leveraging principle user inputs and internal/external funding opportunities.
    • Support Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES)-NOP and GOES-R solar instruments such as the Solar X-ray lmager, X-ray Sensor, Solar Extreme Ultraviolet lmager, Extreme Ultraviolet and X-ray lrradiance Sensors, and Solar synoptic maps.
    • Participate in requirements development, and design reviews related to scientific stewardship of solar observations.
    • Contribute to discussions with NOAA principle users to ensure NCEl's archive is of the highest performance including National Weather Service/Space Weather Prediction Center, US Air Force 557th weather wing, US and international government, commercial and research communities.  Provide solar domain subject matter expertise and space environmental assessments for space weather events.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    4 - 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/544761300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.