Thread: Fwd: Staff Seismologist, Caltech Seismological Laboratory

Started: 2014-10-31 21:15:53
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Subject: [iris-bulk] [job posting] Staff Seismologist, Caltech Seismological Laboratory
Date: October 31, 2014 at 2:05:28 PM EDT
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Lisa Franklin

The Caltech Seismological Laboratory seeks a research scientist (Staff Seismologist) to participate in the operation and ongoing development of the Caltech/USGS southern California earthquake-monitoring network (SCSN/CISN). We are interested in applicants who will apply their research and programming skills to develop and implement new technologies for innovative real-time earthquake data processing. The duties consist of synthesizing data, configuring software, seeking input from team members, and interacting with the media, including social media, to inform the public. The successful candidate will have a PhD in seismology or related field, or a Master’s degree with 4 years of relevant experience. Will be a proactive, self-starter with excellent interpersonal and presentation skills, and be able to work with a team, and pay attention to detail. Must have some social media skills, and the necessary public-speaking skills to interact with the media and to represent the network at various meetings. You will have the technology and computer skills to participate in implementation of new algorithms. Be able to use modern scripting languages and understand modern computer infrastructure. And have the ability to work successfully, especially during demanding times due to earthquake emergencies.

To be considered for this outstanding opportunity to represent Caltech and the Seismological Laboratory, please complete our online application and submit your resume and cover letter at:

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