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Principal Research Scientist III (step 2)

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Department: Earth System Science Center
Work type: staff full-time exempt
Location: Huntsville, AL
Categories: Research - Other

Purpose of the Position:

The Principal Research Scientist III is a senior-level position that will provide geospatial and information technology assistance and specialization for the Inter-Agency Implementation and Advanced Concepts Team (IMPACT) in the Earth Systems Science Center. The candidate will be expected to work on data science issues in research and operational frameworks.

Duties / Responsibilities
• The candidate will design, develop and implement software and system architectures across multiple projects.
• Communicate in written and oral format with UAH and NASA IMPACT team members.
• Present at major conferences.
• Write peer-reviewed publications.
• Write reports as needed.

Minimum Requirements:

• Ph.D. in Computer Science, Atmospheric Science, Physics, or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and years of experience
• Minimum 2.5 - 3 years of full-time verifiable work experience
• Extensive experience in design, management, and product development of earth observation data in a cloud-based framework.
• Extensive experience in software development for earth observation data with proven programming skills in Python, database management, and visualization tools is required.

Desired Qualifications:

• Ph.D. in Computer Science, Atmospheric Science, or Physics is preferred

Published Salary (if available):

$130,255 - $137,379

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