Posiciones científicas en el Observatorio de Arecibo | Scientific Positions at the Arecibo Observatory

Giovanna Guerrero-Medina's picture


1.   Senior Observatory Scientist (Space and Atmospheric Science Team Lead)
The University of Central Florida (UCF) and the Department of Space and Atmospheric Science (SAS) at the Arecibo Observatory (AO) invites applications for the "SAS Lead" position. The successful candidate will be part of the Arecibo Observatory science team and will lead the SAS department. The selected candidate is also expected to contribute to the Education and Public Outreach (E&PO) component, supporting the integration of the Arecibo Observatory with the local and international communities, as well as within UCF.
For more information about this opportunity please visit https://jobs.ucf.edu/en-us/job/499254/senior-observatory-scientist-space-and-atmospheric-science-team-lead

2.    Deputy Director, Arecibo Observatory
Located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, the Deputy Director will lead the science strategy for the facility and have management responsibility over the on-site science team. This position is responsible for administratively managing staff work, evaluating performance, and providing guidance and direction. The candidate will work directly with the scientists in developing performance plans and metrics aligned with short and long term objectives of the facility.
For more information about this opportunity please visit  https://jobs.ucf.edu/en-us/job/499255/deputy-director-arecibo-observatory

3.    Arecibo Big Data Program Manager
Located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, this position will lead the implementation of a new cloud based data management platform at the Arecibo Observatory (AO). The program manager will be tasked with leading the project and being the primary interface between the Observatory and the third party supplier. This includes developing and managing all aspects of the project, including supporting personnel, developing project plans, and managing technical risks associated with the implementation.
For more information about this opportunity please visit https://jobs.ucf.edu/en-us/job/499117/arecibo-big-data-program-manager

4.    Arecibo Software Engineer II
Located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, this position will provide support to the implementation of a new cloud based data management storage system at the Arecibo Observatory. Perform cataloging and indexing of data archives, and support new data uploads into the platform. Optimize existing database systems for performance efficiency. Lead database design and architecture to support application development projects. Prepare design specifications, functional documentations, and testing for assigned projects.
For more information about this opportunity please visit https://jobs.ucf.edu/en-us/job/499195/arecibo-software-engineer-ii

If you are selected as the final candidate for an employment opportunity here at UCF, both your position and salary will be significantly based upon the information that you have provided in your application for employment. We urge you to please take the time to complete the application in its entirety.

All applications must be submitted through the UCF website. If you need more information, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind regards,




Juan Oliver

HR Business Partner – Arecibo Observatory

University of Central Florida

787-878-2612 ext. 214





HC 03 Box 53995 Arecibo, PR 00612








Categorías de Contenido: