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NASA Overview

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) boldly goes where no one has gone before. The federal agency's Aeronautics division conducts research on new flight technologies while its Exploration Systems works on human and robotic exploration and its ... Read more

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    I have been working at NASA full-time

    Pros

    Amazing work environment and amazing people

    Cons

    Sometimes admin things move very slow

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NASA Photos

NASA photo of: Our old labratory has been cleaned and re-opened to our scientists for hobbyist use! (Our staff has a rich personal life.)TEST 1234
NASA photo of: NASA Headquarters (Photo thanks to Flickr user tweenina, available under by-nc-sa v2.0)
NASA photo of: Mission Control for the International Space Station - Johnson Space Center
NASA photo of: NASA's super Guppie - Langley Research Center
NASA photo of: US Astronaut Terry Virts - International Space Station - Low Earth Orbit
NASA photo of: Curiosity's Selfie - Mars
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NASA Interviews

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Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at NASA in October 2017.

    Interview

    I applied in the federal jobs website. Got an email about 3 weeks later scheduling an interview. Interview is made through computer/webcam. The interview is a panel interview, and question will be team and technical project related.

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NASA Awards & Accolades

  • Top 20 Government Employers - Readers' Choice, Equal Opportunity Publications, 2012
  • America's Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities -- Top 25 Government Agencies(#3), DiversityBusiness.com, 2012
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