POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER - SPACECRAFT INSTRUMENTATION

Employer
Southwest Research Institute
Location
Bexar County, TX
Closing date
Sep 30, 2022

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Sector
Other
Organization Type
Corporate
Who We Are:

As a recognized leader in space science research and spacecraft instrumentation, avionics, and electronics, we are helping to reveal the secrets of our solar system and the universe.

Objectives of this Role:

  • Spacecraft Instrumentation and Data Analysis


Daily and Monthly Responsibilities:

  • Participate in and carry-out original research in experimental space physics and supporting laboratory experiments.
  • Support the development, testing, and calibration of energetic neutral atom and plasma instruments to be flown on upcoming heliophysics or planetary missions.
  • Interact with Institute Staff engaged in a broad range of observational, computational, and theoretical research in the physics of the solar wind, energetic neutral atoms, suprathermal and energetic particles.
  • Publish original research and results in peer-reviewed scientific


Requirements:

  • Requires a PhD with a 3.00 GPA in experimental physics, space physics, or directly related physics degree
  • Graduate work in related experimental physics
  • Graduate work and ability to program and utilize software tools such as Simion and Lua, LabView, TRIM, Geant4, IDL, C, Python, or MATLAB


Special Requirements:

This is a 1 year limited term assignment with possible extension

Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas

For more information about this division, visit the Space Science & Engineering home page.

For benefits information at our San Antonio location, click here.
For benefits information at all other locations, click here.

An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disabled/Veteran
Committed to Diversity in the Workplace

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As required by Executive Order 14042, all SwRI employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected for employment, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination by December 8, 2021, or before reporting to work with SwRI if after December 8, 2021. SwRI will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request of SwRI a legally required exception from this requirement.

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