Research Technician – Data (CeNCOOS)

The successful applicant will work with a team of ocean observing enthusiasts and be responsible for the capture, curation, and distribution of in situ oceanographic data and computer model output. The individual will also develop products from this information and post on websites. Development and maintenance of websites, implementation of web and social media communications are additional tasks.

The individual works within a small team that interacts with scientists/engineers collecting the in situ data, creating the model simulations and managing and visualizing data.

Requires a minimum of a B.S. in Oceanography, computer programming or related fields, M.S. is desirable. Applicants must have programming experience. Experience with MatLab a plus. Highly desirable are working knowledge of data systems and formats used to store information as well as web site development

MBARI, Human Resources
Job Code: RT-CeNCOOS
7700 Sandholdt Road
Moss Landing, CA  95039

Submit your cover letter and resume by e-mail to, or by mail to the above address, or by fax to (831) 775-1620.

MBARI offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

MBARI is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. MBARI considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or covered veteran status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.


MBARI Welcomes Diversity