Jobs at NSIDC: Currently Available Positions

The National Snow and Ice Data Center, at the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado Boulder, serves as a national information and referral center in support of snow and ice research. See About NSIDC for more information about our mission.

Tue, 2019-09-17

The National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) is the authoritative data management and science center for cryospheric data and research - that is, Earth’s frozen regions.  We advance understanding of the cryosphere and the changes taking place there to support scientific research and inform decision making, which we think is a pretty important contribution.  As our experts like to say: “This isn’t Vegas… what happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic.”  The Senior User Engagement Specialist will play a critical role in serving as an active link between our key stakeholders - data use

Thu, 2019-09-05

The Data Operations Specialist will manage NSIDC's data systems, custom software stacks, data storage, and backups. You will develop automation scripts, troubleshoot performance issues, and recommend system improvements. You will migrate scientific data between data management systems, and implement and monitor ingestion, archival, and distribution. You will collaborate with a talented team to enhance and extend our systems through best practices in data management, required features, and known use cases.