HP040 Data Technician, Part time

ADNET Systems, Inc. has an opening for a Data Technician to support the Solar & Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) Experimenter’s Operation Facility at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD.  The position is part-time (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 and a team-player who can also work independently. The position occasionally requires after hours (weekends/evenings) on call duty to support spacecraft operations. Hence, ready access to car transport is required.

Duties: 

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

Requirements:

  • At least one year of experience using Mac OS and/or Linux computer systems
  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate in Physical Sciences, Computer Science, or Engineering
  • Previous experience working in a spacecraft operations environment is a strong plus
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residence