SMILE SXI Instrument Software Scientist at the Mullard Space Science LaboratoryJuly 24, 2017, from Richard Morton
SMILE SXI Instrument Software Scientist at the Mullard Space Science Laboratory
UCL Department of Space and Climate Physics
Salary: £ 31,076 – 38,183 per annum
Closing date: 22 August 2017
A new postdoctoral position has been created at UCL’s Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL, based at Holmbury St. Mary, near Dorking in Surrey), the home of UCL’s Department of Space and Climate Physics.
The position will entail creating and analysing science and instrument simulations, and designing and coding elements of the Soft X-ray Imager (SXI) Pipeline Processing Software. The SXI is the primary instrument onboard the SMILE (Solar wind Magnetosphere Ionosphere Link Explorer, http://www.mssl.ucl.ac.uk/SMILE/) mission which is currently under joint development by the European Space Agency and the Chinese Academy of Sciences and is due for launch at the end of 2021. For further details see:
This full time post is available from September 1st, 2017, initially for a period of 19 months, with the likelihood of being renewed for a further 3 years. The salary will be at Research Grade 7 (in the range £ 31,076 – 38,183 per annum).
Further details about MSSL can be found on http://www.mssl.ucl.ac.uk/ For further information regarding the post please contact Prof. Graziella Branduardi-Raymont (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Libby Daghorn (email@example.com).