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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 21-56 Atomic and Molecular Physics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11, $71,987 to $93,588 per year
Posting 21-57 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-54 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-62 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 22-03 Atomic and Molecular Physics Physicist (Post Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11, $71,987 to $93,588 per year
Posting 22-01 Central Engineering Computer Engineer, IS-0854, Grade 9; $61,290 - $79,676 annually
Posting 22-04 Solar, Stellar, and Planetary Sciences Astronomer (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 per year
Posting 21-67 Solar, Stellar, and Planetary Sciences Division Administrator, IS-0301, Grade 14; $121,243 - $157,614 annually
Posting 22-05 Central Engineering Engineering Technician (Supervisory), IS-0802, Grade 11; $71,987 - $93,588 annually
Posting 21-68 Solar, Stellar, and Planetary Sciences Astrophysicist, IS-1330, Grade 13; $102,601 - $133,382 annually
Posting 22-08 Radio and Geoastronomy Supervisory Electrical Engineer, GS - 0850, Grade 13; $95,012 - $123,516 annually
Posting 22-09 Radio and Geoastronomy Supervisory Electrical Engineer, GS-0850, Grade 13; $95,012 - $123,516 per year
Posting 22-10 Central Engineering Computer Engineer, IS-0854, Grade 12; $86,283 - $112,172 annually