Job Opportunity: Research Scientist Position — Mars Science

The Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), a Federally-Funded Research and Development Center operated by the California Institute of Technology for NASA has an opening for a Scientist to participate in future Mars exploration missions.

We are seeking to build upon JPL’s existing strengths in Mars science in the areas of astrobiology, geology, inorganic geochemistry, specifically including isotope geochemistry, and Mars atmospheric science, especially as related to interactions with geologic processes.

The researcher will identify scientific questions and concepts to further our understanding of the origin, history, and/or habitability of Mars.

It is expected that the candidate will pursue new mission and/or instrument opportunities for Martian exploration through advocacy and outreach within the scientific and stakeholder community.

To view the full job description and apply to this position, please visit:

(Requisition #12541) 

JPL/Caltech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.