Job Opportunities
Summer Research Contracts 2019
Area of job
Type of job
The Gaia group ( at Institut de Ciències del Cosmos, Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya, opens TWO research contracts for the months July to September.

 The contracts address to:

(A) students of the last years of the degree of Physics or double degree on Physics and Mathematics, that have done the credits of Observational Astronomy or that can certify equivalent knowledge.
(B) Students of the last years of the degree in Engineering (preferences for Informatics or Telecommunications) or Mathematics.

Good knowledge of programming and capacity to work independently.

During the period of the contract, the student will perform a research project related with the research carried out by the group. The Gaia group is involved in the Gaia space mission that is measuring the positions, movements, parallaxes and physical properties of a billion stars in our Galaxy. Launched in December 2013, it has been already five years in operational phase and has delivered two Data Releases (Gaia DR1 and DR2). The projects to be developed are related with the scientific and technological data exploitation, and eventually giving support to the data processing systems in BSC-MareNostrum.

The net salary is 700 Euro per month.

Interested people should send a CV, a copy of the academic record and a Letter of interest to Lola Balaguer before 31st of May 2019.

Resolution will be around 15th June 2019.
Generalitat de CatalunyaUniversitat de BarcelonaUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaConsejo Superior de Investigaciones CientíficasCentres de Recerca de Catalunya