From time to time CEDA has a number of open positions and student placements available. Further details are given on this page, but positions will generally be advertised through the Science and Technology Facilities Council and the CEDA news feed.
Present Open Positions
Positions will be announced via our news channels when available. See our "Contact Us" page for details of how to subscribe to or news feeds.
The Centre for Environmental Data Analysis advertises all vacancies through its parent organisation the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC). Please see the STFC vacancies website for further details of any open positions. We will also post news items on the CEDA news feed to highlight these positions when they are open for applications.
To support CEDA's core work CEDA staff undertake a wide range of tasks such as:
- Answering queries form users.
- Providing support for NERC programmes.
- Facilitating access to other data suppliers.
- Implementing computer technologies to store and distribute large volumes of data.
- Writing web pages and CGI programmes.
- Developing web based services
- Engage with international community to develop data standards
Skills used within CEDA
CEDA staff use a wide variety of hardware and software in its day to day running. The list below gives an idea of technical skills needed.
|Tape handling||Linux||System Admin||Tape libraries|
Qualifications or research experience in any of the disciplines below is very desirable. Knowledge of how NERC funds these areas is also useful.
|Solar Terrestrial Physics|
For further information please contact us.
Year Long Sandwich Student Placements
CEDA offered it's first year long placement in 2014 as part of the STFC Sandwich Student scheme.
We take on sandwich student placements most years. These may be advertised on our news channels or prospective students may contact us to discuss this further.