Remote Astronomy Observing Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Sep 23, 2020

This job expires in 26 days

Job Category: Other

Remote Level: 100% Remote

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Entry Level

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A university is filling a position for a Remote Astronomy Observing Specialist.

Must be able to:

  • Exercise proficiency with telescopes, instruments, and software packages
  • Obtain astronomical data for science and engineering purposes
  • Manage and oversee acquisition and evaluation of astronomical data

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • Must be an undergraduate student at the school
  • Must have advanced proficiency with the principles and practices of telescopes and instruments
  • Must have taken and excelled at Physics 155
  • Must have mastered concepts of observational astronomy and telescope operation
  • Must have served as Astronomy Outreach Event Assistant