Research Associate, World Data System

Research Associate, World Data System

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  • Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) is a world-leading organization supporting ocean discovery and technological innovation. ONC is a not-for-profit society that operates and manages innovative cabled observatories on behalf of the University of Victoria that supply continuous power and Internet connectivity to various scientific instruments located in coastal, deep-ocean, and Arctic environments. ONC is also a member of the World Data System (WDS), a global consortium of data distribution centers under the auspices of the International Science Council. ONC is the physical host, along with the Canadian Astronomy Data Center and the University of Waterloo’s Polar Data Catalogue, of the WDS International Technology Office (ITO). The ITO supports the contribution of WDS members to the global research data infrastructure and coordinates the development and integration of components of global research data infrastructure with other operational entities that are invested in research data management. The ITO seeks to empower and enable the WDS community to accomplish complex tasks when dealing with data volumes of increasing size and complexity. 

  • Victoria, BC
  • 21 Jul 2020
  • 05 Aug 2020
  • To apply: Send a CV and cover letter to: ncadmin@uvic.ca. This posting closes 4pm August 5th, 2020.