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View the latest job vacancies available at our sites across the UK. You may also wish to read information on the staff benefits available to BGS staff, work experience opportunities or find out more about the range of possible careers that we offer.

Geomagnetic Scientist

UKRI – NERC – BGS

An excellent opportunity for a Geomagnetic Scientist to join our team at BGS. The Geomagnetism Capability undertakes long-term monitoring of the Earth’s magnetic field through the operation of magnetic observatories in the UK and overseas. We use worldwide land, marine, airborne and satellite data to make global models describing how the Earth’s magnetic field changes in space and time and what that reveals about physical processes within the solid Earth. We also research the magnetic field changes in satellite and observatory data that result from space weather and solar activity.

Geomagnetic Scientist
Closing date 15 November 2020
Posted 19 October 2020
Junior DevOps Platform Engineer

UKRI – NERC – BGS

A vacancy for a self-motivated software developer or IT professional to specialise in DevOps at BGS. As a junior DevOps Platform Engineer you will have a varied role building and maintaining the platform infrastructure that underpins our research software development projects.

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Closing date 01 November 2020
Posted 08 October 2020
DevOps Platform Engineer

UKRI – NERC – BGS

An excellent opportunity for an experienced DevOps specialist to join our team at BGS. As a DevOps Platform Engineer you will have a varied role building and maintaining the platform infrastructure that underpins our research software development projects.

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Closing date 01 November 2020
Posted 08 October 2020

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