ES174 Science News Producer

Want an exciting career at NASA and help the public to better understand our Earth through science?

The successful candidate will serve as a science news producer at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Dept. of Communications. Primary duties will include: Work with the Dept. of Communications lead news producer and executive producer to produce satellite media tours, write interview opportunity notes to editors (one-sheets); develop the story arc of the interview; edit video to support the interviews; coach scientists; coordinate with news stations; and communicate requirements to the technical staff at Goddard. The successful candidate will coordinate interview requests from broadcast news media and documentary producers and also produce news style video packages for and NASA’s social media channels.

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center nestled in the Maryland suburbs of Greenbelt is just 30 minutes from the heartbeat of America – Washington, D.C. Now you can have it all, the nightlife, museums, great food and theatre. Work in a place that pushes the envelope of science every day, yet spy a deer or a Canadian goose as you stroll the grounds of Goddard during lunch.

Our team environment encourages and empowers you to do your best work. Toss that suit and tie and come work with the movers and shakers. Our workplace is a relaxed environment with flexible hours, casual dress, swag bags, giveaways, bonuses and free parking, to name a few. With an emphasis on learning and team building, we will support you in your career path. NASA is the pinnacle of human achievement. Don’t you want to be part of that? Come join our family.

*** This job is with NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center’s SESDA4 contract and therefore requires US citizenship or Permanent Residence ****

Desired Experience:

• At least one year designing science communication campaigns
• Work with news media outlets to disseminate science news
• Develop strategies to engage potential recipient audiences
• Produce news releases
• NASA experience will receive strong consideration

Required Education:
• BS in Journalism or Communications, MS preferred

Team ADNET brings over 25 years of experience to information systems and professional services for the federal government. With a history of expertise in software development, computer network design, IT security, mission operations support, and educational outreach, Team ADNET has now expanded into Space and Earth Science at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD.

Team ADNET is working with Goddard Space Flight Center to fulfill NASA’s vision for space exploration, and working with the Science and Exploration Directorate to fulfill its many missions.

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