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SAO Employment Opportunities

TheĀ  Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory opportunities listed below are currently open. Please apply separately for each position following the Application Procedure described in the job posting.

Please click the Posting Number for a detailed description.

Number Division/Department Job Description, Grade, Salary Range
Posting 21-10 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-13 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist, IS-1330, Grade 11; $34.49 to $44.84 per hour
Posting 21-20 SAO Sponsored Programs and Procurement Grant Management Specialist, IS-1109, Grade 09; $59,498 to $77,346 Annually
Posting 21-03 Radio and Geoastronomy Program Manager, IS-0340, Grade 15; $142,615 - $172,500 per year
Posting 21-25 Radio and Geoastronomy Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11 $71,987 to $93,588 per year
Posting 21-29 High Energy Astrophysics IT Specialist (Back Office Developer/Data Analyst), IS-2210, Grades 11 - 13; $71,987 to $133,382 annually
Posting 21-33 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-36 Central Engineering Computer Engineer, IS-0854, Grade 9; $61,290 - $79,676 annually
Posting 21-39 Radio and Geoastronomy Radio Astronomer IS-1330, Grade 13 $102,601 to $133,382 per year
Posting 21-43 Central Engineering General Engineer (Array monitoring/software Lead)), IS-0801, Grade 14; $121,243 - $157,614 annually
Posting 21-42 Central Engineering General Engineer (Integration), IS-0801, Grade 14; $121,243 - $157,614 annually
Posting 21-37 High Energy Astrophysics Administrative Specialist IS 0301, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-46 Radio and Geoastronomy Astrophysicist, GS-1330, Grade 07; $45,042 - $58,558 annually
Posting 21-47 Atomic and Molecular Physics Physicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually