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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; $74,129 to $96,363 annually
Posting 21-57 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $74,129 to $96,363 annually
Posting 21-54 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $74,129 to $96,363 annually
Posting 22-01 Central Engineering Computer Engineer, IS-0854, Grade 9; $62,639 - $81,432 annually
Posting 22-04 Solar, Stellar, and Planetary Sciences Astronomer (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $74,129 to $96,363 per year
Posting 22-10 Central Engineering Computer Engineer, IS-0854, Grade 12; $88,850 - $115,510 annually
Posting 22-06 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist, IS-1330, Grades 7-9; $50,089 - $79,650 annually
Posting 22-12 Central Engineering Electronics Technician, IS-0856, Grade 9; $55,466 to $72,107 annually
Posting 22-17 Optical and Infrared Astronomy Heavy Mobile Equipment Repairer, WG - 5803, Grade 08; $23.84 to $27.81 hourly
Posting 22-16 Optical and Infrared Astronomy Heavy Mobile Equipment Repairer, WG - 5803, Grade 08; $23.84 to $27.81 hourly
Posting 22-18 Radio and Geoastronomy Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $74,129 - $96,363 annually
Posting 22-13 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $74,129 - $96,363 Annually
Posting 22-19 Radio and Geoastronomy Physical Scientist, IS-1301, Grade 15; $146,859 to $176,300 annually
Posting 22-15 Director's Office Administrative Specialist IS 0301, Grade 11; $74,129 - $96,363 annually