Engineering position in the Thematic Core Service Anthropogenic Hazards Team (TCS AH Team)

Institute of Geophysics Polish Academy of Sciences is recruiting a person for an engineering position in the Thematic Core Service Anthropogenic Hazards Team (TCS AH Team) in Kraków. The TCS AH Team of Institute of Geophysics leads the integration and making available through the IS-EPOS digital platform ( of world research infrastructures (data and software) of anthropogenic seismicity and anthropogenic hazards under the European Plate Observing System (EPOS) program.

The successful candidate will lead a group dealing with the maintenance and development of the services of the IS-EPOS digital platform and the maintenance and development of the resources of the data node 'Centre for Induced Seismicity Research Infrastructure - CIBIS' of the Institute of Geophysics. The candidate will also take part in fieldwork related to the maintenance of the seismological monitoring network of the Department of Seismology.


  • Master Degree in Geophysics, or similar
  • Fluency in English - both spoken and written
  • Ease of remote contact (teleconferences, e-mailing) in English
  • Willingness to participate in business travels, project meetings, conferences etc.
  • Programming skills (Matlab, Python) and knowledge of scripting languages (bash/shell/awk)
  • International work experience will be an advantage
  • Experience in research data structures and data management will be an advantage
  • Ability to undertake the role of a strong leader of the aforementioned group
  • Driving license

Required documents:

  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Documents confirming education
  4. Recommendations and other documents which are vital to the case (at the discretion of the candidate).

Please send your application documents:

posted: 27 July 2020     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.