Job Title:         Geological Oceanography Scientist

Type:               Full Time

Location:         2705 Bladensburg Road, NE, Washington, DC 20018

Posted:            January 2019


Summary Description:

The geological oceanography scientist will have a solid knowledge base of remote sensing.


Tasks will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Develop new analytical techniques or sensor systems
  • Analyze or manage acquired data using geographic information systems
  • Build or develop databases for remote sensing or related geospatial project information
  • Design strategies for analysis, collection or display of geographic data
  • Perform other duties as requested

**Please note: this job description is not designed to cover and contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, and responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position. **


  • Ph.D. in Marine Science, Biology, Oceanography, GIS, Remote Sensing, or related field, and a minimum of 8 years of directly related experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently within general guidelines and direction
  • Demonstrated history of self-motivation and use of problem solving skills


  • Knowledge of and experience with remote sensing
  • Experience working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration