HP034 Data Technician

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We are seeking a Data Technician to support the Solar & Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) Experimenter’s Operation Facility at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center  in Greenbelt, MD. 


  • Supporting instrument science planning and commanding
  • Monitoring instrument health and safety
  • Overseeing data production processing
  • Providing general backup support to the instrument team

The position is part-time (up to 32 hours per week) and is ideally suited for a college undergraduate who is interested in gaining hands-on experience supporting an operating NASA space mission. We are seeking a candidate who is a problem-solver, has excellent customer service skills, and is a team-player who can also work independently. Previous experience working in a spacecraft operations environment is a strong plus.


  • Minimum 1 year experience using Mac OS and/or Linux computer systems
  • High School Diploma
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residence