#991882.1 PEA - Term
Start Date 7/2/2019; End Date 6/30/2022
Salary Grade $64,167.00 - $83,460.00
University of Victoria and Ocean Networks Canada
The Data Steward is primarily responsible for acquiring, verifying and maintaining metadata and data for ONC. Properly curated data is critical for scientific and non-scientific users to understand, interpret and analyze the information collected via the instruments on the network operated by ONC. ONC’s primary mission to maintain long time series data sets cannot be achieved without robust and accurate metadata. Secondary duties include field and at-sea support during infrastructure maintenance operations that occur multiple times a year for up to four weeks duration, or day and multi day trips.
The successful candidate will have at a minimum a Master's Degree in Information Science, Computer Science or related field, and 3 years of experience working in a related discipline. Other requirements include:
Additional assets for this position include a demonstrated interest in ocean sciences and/or Earth sciences, familiarity with problem and project tracking software such as Jira, Bugzilla or equivalent, and experience with oceanographic expeditions.
Equivalent combinations of education, training, and/or experience may be considered.
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About Ocean Networks Canada, UVic
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 obse...