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OPEN POSITIONS

Computer Systems Engineer

AL-Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Discover your future at Berkeley Lab!

What is Required

  • Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 3 years and a Master’s degree; or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience in developing open source code in areas such as synchrotron data reduction, management, and/or visualization.
  • Experience with Python, databases and web development/programming.

Location: Berkeley, California, USA
Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

NERSC Exascale Science Applications Postdoctoral Fellow (NESAP)

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

The National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC, http://www.nersc.gov/about/) at Berkeley Lab (https://www.lbl.gov/) seeks highly motivated postdocs to join the NERSC Exascale Science Application Program (NESAP, https://www.nersc.gov/users/application-performance/nesap/).  NESAP postdocs collaborate with scientific teams to enable the solution of deep, meaningful problems across all program areas (https://science.energy.gov/programs/) funded by the Department of Energy Office of Science (https://science.energy.gov/).

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Computational Science, Data Science, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, or a science domain area with a computationally-oriented research focus.
  • Research experience and knowledge in computing and/or code development for experimental science or HPC.
  • Experience in scientific computing, algorithms design, or applied mathematics. 
  • Ability to work productively both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team balancing objectives involving research and code development.

Notes:

  • Work will be primarily performed at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA.

Location: Berkeley, California, USA
Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Grace Hopper Postdoctoral Fellowship

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Apply now for the Distinguished Admiral Grace Hopper Postdoctoral Fellowship for High Performance Computing (HPC) application development and optimization, sponsored by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s NERSC division. Upcoming or recent Ph.D. graduates in computational science disciplines, computer science or applied mathematics who have received their degree within the last three years are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will work in a stimulating environment, can present their results at major conferences and workshops and establish strong connections to academic and industry partners.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a Ph.D. in a computational science discipline, computer science or applied mathematics.

Notes:

  • This is two-year postdoctoral appointment with the possibility of renewal based upon division review and approval, job performance, continuing availability of funds, and ongoing operational needs.
  • Work will be primarily performed at: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA.

Closing Date: January 10, 2019
Location: Berkeley, California, USA
Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

IPODI Fellowship

TU Berlin

The IPODI initiative offers several fellowships available for excellent female researchers at TU Berlin, Germany. Applications must be endorsed by a professor at TU Berlin, who will be the mentor of the applicant if accepted. The Embedded Systems Architecture (AES) research group at TU Berlin is willing to accept and endorse talented female researchers working on HiPEAC-related topics such as (but not limited to):

  • Deep learning on embedded systems
  • Augmented reality and virtual reality on embedded systems
  • (Low-power) Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) computing
  • Reconfigurable computing and FPGAs
  • Compiler technology and software optimization
  • Programming models for parallel architectures
  • Green computing
  • Embedded systems for automotive

Salary: The position offers a two-year employment contract at TU Berlin with a competitive salary according to salary group E 13 of TVL, including social security and health insurance as well as pension coverage. In addition, each fellow receives a contribution to their research costs of €10,000. The position also provides mentoring, funding opportunities, networking and family service. Additional information can be found at this link: https://www.ipodi.tu-berlin.de/ipodi/the_fellowship/what_we_offer/

Closing Date: November 16, 2018
Location: Berlin, Germany

To be endorsed by the AES research group, send the usual documents (CV, list of publications, research statement, 1 or 2 of your research papers) by November 5, 2018 to <cosenza@tu-berlin.de>  with subject “IPODI application + your name”. For additional information about the application process check the link: https://www.hipeac.net/jobs/10448/fellowships-available-for-female-postdocs-at-tu-berlin/

Research Software Engineer (RSE)

University of Sheffield – Faculty of Engineering: Department of Computer Science

Are you interested in developing and facilitating reproducible software through collaborations across the whole spectrum of university research areas?

An opening is available to join the growing Research Software Engineering (RSE) group on an open-ended contract. The role is ideal for someone with a passion for research software looking to use their skills in collaborative software development and reproducible research to make an impact on research projects across the whole of the University of Sheffield.

We are looking for applicants who are highly passionate about reproducible software and committed to advocating best practice. A key responsibility of the role will be embedding software engineering skills through collaboration and training/teaching. Applicants should have experience of collaborating with academics and researchers to specify, develop, improve and deliver research software. You will work within the existing RSE team to deliver services across a range of research projects, departments and institutes across the university, as well as free at the point of use support to assist in the development of new strategic collaborations.

Salary: £31,302 to £39,609 per annum, with potential to progress to £43,267 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution.
Closing Date: 11th November 2018
Location: Sheffield, UK

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Archive Storage System Administrator

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Innovators and builders at heart, the Data Storage team seeks highly motivated, productive, inquisitive, and multi-talented candidates who are equally comfortable working independently as well as part of a team. There are frequent opportunities for collaborative work with scientists and staff within the group (for instance with scientists designing and operating our high-speed networking infrastructure) or with scientists from other groups, including close collaborative research opportunities with LANL’s Ultrascale Systems Research Center (USRC), to help drive cutting edge advances.

Salary: Scientist 2 $87,800-$144,800 / Scientist 3 $96,600-$161,300. 9.5% Company contribution 401k, free dental and vision, affordable healthcare, and generous relocation.
Closing Date: Open until filled.
Location: Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

HPC Scientific Cloud Architect

Los Alamos National Laboratory

You will be working closely with other Futures team members as well as team members in other groups in the HPC division and other divisions around the Laboratory. The use of cloud technologies to perform scientific work at the Laboratory is an emerging area of interest. You will be helping to develop this capability within the HPC division. You will also be working closely with scientists across the Laboratory to help them adopt cloud technologies where appropriate and also to develop new cloud technologies to meet new scientific workload requirements.

Salary: Scientist 2 $87,800-$144,800 / Scientist 3 $96,600-$161,300. 9.5% Company contribution 401k, free dental and vision, affordable healthcare, and generous relocation.
Closing Date: Open until filled.
Location: Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

HPC Network Specialist/Researcher

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Participate in process improvement, including deep multi‐system problem isolation and resolution often in collaboration with administrators of other HPC subsystems.

Work with team members and vendors to document, design, and implement new ideas and approaches for newer network topologies and improve those for existing ones.

Present best practices, experience reports, and/or research results to managers and to peers locally or at conferences.

Proactively create experiments and tooling to validate solutions and to detect and diagnose network and hardware health issues.

Analyze published research papers in the area of networking and high-speed interconnects, summarize, and share implications and connections to ongoing work with team members.

Salary: Scientist 3 $96,600-$161,300 / Scientist 4 $112,100-188,900. 9.5% Company contribution 401k, free dental and vision, affordable healthcare, and generous relocation.
Closing Date: Open until filled
Location: Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Research Software Engineer

UKRI – STFC Hartree Centre

The Hartree centre is seeking to recruit a Research Software Engineer to join our growing team. You will develop software solutions to industry-led challenge projects using technologies including HPC, Data Analytics and AI. As part of our Innovation Return on Research programme you will work with researchers at IBM Research, and STFC’s Scientific Computing Department, as well as Universities and industry partners. Candidates will work on a range of projects in areas such as Chemistry & Materials, Life Sciences and Engineering & Manufacturing, at all stages from scoping and planning to implementation, presenting and publishing results. Applicants should be degree educated or equivalent in a computing-related discipline. UKRI is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion as we wish to attract and nurture talented people from the widest possible pool.

Salary: £30,357-£33,997 dependent on experience. Excellent index-linked pension scheme and generous leave allowance.
Closing Date: 12th November 2018
Location: Daresbury Laboratory, UK

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Assistant Storage Engineer/ Storage Engineer/Senior Storage Engineer

University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

NCSA is currently seeking one or more Assistant Storage Engineers / Storage Engineers / Senior Storage Engineers in its Storage Enabling Technologies (SET) group. The incumbent/s will research, evaluate, deliver, install, configure and support storage-related products (hardware and software) and services to the NCSA community, which includes both internal and external users. This position focuses on storage engineering of multiple data-intensive activities that utilize a variety of storage strategies including object storage, distributed and parallel file systems and high speed interconnects. These tasks also include research into hardware configurations, new technologies and techniques for storage services. The Storage Engineer will eventually assume a primary role for one or more of these activities.

NCSA is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to apply.

Salary: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: December 28, 2018
Location: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Assistant System Engineer/ System Engineer/Senior System Engineer

University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

NCSA is currently seeking one or more System Engineers/Senior System Engineers/Senior System Engineers in its Scientific Computing Services (SCS) Division. The incumbents will work as part of a team, providing hardware and software support functions advanced computing and data systems. The positions involve working on projects including the Blue Waters Petascale system, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Project; the Innovative Systems Laboratory exploring the next generation of computing hardware and software; the Illinois Campus Cluster Program providing scientific computing to the University of Illinois community; and the NCSA Private Sector Program enabling computing for industry and possible future projects.

NCSA is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to apply.

Salary: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: November 21, 2018
Location: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Assistant System Engineer/ System Engineer/Senior System Engineer

University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) is currently seeking one or more Assistant System Engineer/System Engineer/Senior System Engineer(s) in its Innovative Technology Services group. For more information and to apply for this position, please visit jobs.illinois.edu. The search close date is 11/28/2018. Search Number: 102764. The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu.

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

Salary: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: November 28, 2018
Location: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Security Engineer/ Senior Security Engineer

University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

NCSA is currently seeking two Security Engineer/Senior Security Engineers to work in an exciting environment at the intersection of R&D and real world security operations with one of the fastest computer networks in the world. Working in the NCSA’s Cybersecurity Networking Directorate (CSND) with partners around the country, the incumbent will utilize security tools at scale, such as: Bro IDS, Qualys, Splunk, SSH auditor, and blackhole routers. With users and developers sitting across the hall, he or she will have a chance to make a direct impact each day with opportunities to work on both R&D and operational activities at NCSA.

NCSA is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to apply.

Salary: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: November 21, 2018
Location: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Staff Scientist (ESnet/Scientific Networking)

SN-Scientific Networking, Berkeley Lab

Berkeley Lab’s Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) is currently looking for a Staff Scientist.

The Staff Scientist will focus on applied networking research and security, and will play a leadership role in Berkeley Lab’s development, implementation and application of new techniques and architectural approaches to network protocols, network performance and distributed security. In addition, the Scientist will be more broadly responsible for leading efforts to build a network research practice within the Scientific Networking Division.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related discipline and a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a researcher.
  • Recognized technical expertise in network and/or security research and a strong publication record with demonstrated experience leading research and development initiatives.
  • Demonstrated experience with network protocols, network performance and network security.
  • Ability to write computer code for complex simulations or for large-scale testing.
  • Understanding of networks and how to configure network equipment for building physical testbeds.

Location: Berkeley, California, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Research Computing Technologist

Case Western Reserve University-Cleveland

Working under general direction, the Research Computing Technologist 3 is responsible for extending research computing services to the university’s research community through active development of collaborative relationships with university researchers and scholars, UTech staff, and external collaborators, and by architecting solutions within the research community that leverage the university investment in its cyberinfrastructure. This includes identifying appropriate computational platforms (locally and externally) for research projects; tuning, debugging, optimizing, and enhancing existing algorithms on mid-scale and large-scale HPC, cloud computing, and national tera-/peta-scale facilities and other platforms; and creating new computational platforms and algorithms when none exist. The research computing technologist 3 carries out responsibilities at the pace required by the research community and often must act effectively with only partial information. In addition, the research computing technologist 3 leads training and development events for Case Western Reserve University researchers, scholars and graduate students on software porting techniques, parallelization and optimization methodologies, computational platforms, and data management. Finally, the position will lead in the design and development of new local service offerings and enhancement of existing service offerings in the area of research computing, collaborate on faculty-initiated research efforts, and lead research funding efforts involving NSF, NIH, DoE, NEA, NEH, and other funding entities. The job requires the technologist to use honesty and integrity when handling confidential research data, and comply with all regulatory requirements connected to such activities, as well as, to follow established change control procedures.

Closing Date: October 31st, 2018
Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA

CWRU offers a flexible benefits package including tuition waiver for employees and dependents; Respond in confidence, including salary history: jobs.case.edu, human resources job code #7093.

Postdoc

Stanford SLAC Computer Science

Mathematical optimization, numerical continuation, machine learning
This position is in the Computer Science division of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory at Stanford University. The division is directed by professor Alex Aiken of the Stanford Computer Science department. Members of the division conduct fundamental research and collaborate with groups on the Stanford campus and at other institutions.
The project involves several related activities:

  • Build a Machine Learning model of a Free Electron Laser from simulations
  • Implement a novel gradient-free Machine Learning algorithm in C++
  • Design and implement nonlinear programming models in AMPL
  • Develop methods to measure the quality and smoothness of solutions of the ML model

The position requires a PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field. Previous experience with machine learning is not a strict requirement for this position, but expertise with optimization and continuation are essential. Software development skills and experience are a plus.

The position is funded for two years with a possibility of renewal for a third year.

Closing Date: The position is available now and will be filled when a suitable candidate is found.
Location: California, USA

Interested candidates should send a c.v. and personal statement of interest to Alan Heirich.

Transportation Computational Research Scientist

NERSC

Berkeley Lab’s Energy Technologies Area (ETA, https://eta.lbl.gov/) has an opening for a Transportation Computational Research Scientist. The Research Scientist will need to have a passion for big data analytics and high-performance computing as applied to transportation systems modeling. You will work with researchers in ETA’s Sustainable Transportation Initiative, will be involved and take project leadership roles with researchers in LBNL’s Computing Research Division, and will be expected to contribute towards developing new project proposals to shape the directions of future research. You will be responsible for designing, developing, and analyzing numerical methods and algorithms for parallel simulation of large-scale urban transportation dynamics, starting with vehicle energy modeling.

What is Required:

  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Computational Science, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering with a strong research background in applied mathematics and computational methods or master’s degree and 5 years, or bachelor’s degree minimum 7 years equivalent relevant experience.

Closing Date: The posting shall remain open until the position is filled, however for full consideration, please apply by close of business on October 3, 2018.
Location: Berkeley, California, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

IT Engineer / IT Support Engineer

NERSC

Berkeley Lab’s National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC, http://www.nersc.gov/) has an opening for a Group Leader in the Data Science Engagement Group (DSEG). The DSEG is responsible for supporting NERSC’s growing user base from DOE’s experimental and observational facilities. As data sets from these user facilities increase in both size and complexity, users analyzing large scale datasets need training, new capabilities, and an advocate within NERSC to understand their requirements and challenges.
What is Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent related experience) in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Computational Science (or related fields) and a minimum of 8 years related experience and 2 years’ experience either in a supervisory role or as a technical team lead.
  • Expertise in data science, analytics or machine learning on large scale systems.

Closing Date: The posting shall remain open until the position is filled, however for full consideration, please apply by close of business on October 3, 2018.
Location: Berkeley, California, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

IT Engineer / IT Support Engineer

Shearwater Geoservices Limited

Job Description: Support of geophysical processing, cluster, server and workstation, IT operations on- and offshore. The successful candidate will be developed to support geophysical processing, cluster, server and workstation.  There will be occasional travel to other sites and to our vessels when alongside or whilst offshore. Full safety training will be provided for these tasks

HSE Responsibilities:
1.        Understand and follow the HSE management system.
2.        Assist your Department in achieving company’s HSE objectives.
3.        Demonstrate an awareness of HSE Risk.
Key Responsibilities:
1.        Support of geophysical processing, cluster, server and workstation, IT operations on- and offshore (remote access)
2.        Day to day operation of the IT systems as assigned by the IT Managers.
3.        End user support.
4.        Planning and implementation of systems as assigned by the IT Managers.
5.        Provide input to the IT Managers with regards to capacity planning and upgrades required.
6.        Travel to other sites on- and offshore as required.
7.        Keep up to date with technical development in the field of IT and other relevant areas.
Authority:
1.        None.
Education, skills and experience:
1.        Education to degree level or equivalent industrial experience.
2.        Minimum 2-3  year of experience in IT support and operations, procurement/deployment/user support
3.        Excellent Linux, Storage, network and windows desktop/server expertise
4.        Possess positive attitude, interpersonal and communication skills.
5.        Good spoken and written English skills.
External Contacts:
1.        Frequent contact with contractors and suppliers.
Internal Contacts:
1.        Frequent contact with Offshore IT focal point, Processing IT support staff and office staff.This job description is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and level o work that will be required and shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned that are of similar kind or level of difficulty. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under supervision.

Salary: minimum of £28K + benefits per annum, however, more experienced and or qualified candidates should apply with their salary expectations.
Closing Date: October 19, 2018
Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

ORNL Distinguished Staff Fellowship Program

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The ORNL Distinguished Staff Fellowships are awarded to outstanding early-career scientists and engineers with demonstrated success within their academic, professional, and technical areas, who have high potential to be future science leaders. Distinguished Staff Fellows (DSFs) are expected to conduct scientific research of the highest quality and impact during their 3-year tenure appointment, become leaders in their fields, and be effective representatives of the Laboratory in their interactions with colleagues and with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and other sponsors of R&D at ORNL. A key aspect of this fellowship program is a mentorship plan that is designed to facilitate the successful integration of each DSF into ORNL’s scientific community and the alignment of each fellow’s research activities with DOE missions. To learn more about the exciting work we are doing, visit  https://www.olcf.ornl.gov/.

Closing Date: October 30, 2018
Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Software Engineer

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Future Technologies group and Experimental Computing Laboratory (ExCL) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is seeking a highly-motivated Software Engineer to assist in hands-on exploration of the architectures and software systems for future extreme-scale high-end computer systems. FTG works at the cutting edge of computer architecture, codesigning and evaluating technologies for future systems including quantum computing, neuromorphic computing, heterogeneous computing with GPUs and FPGAs, nonvolatile memory, and alternative programming models and systems software. Many of these artifacts are deployed in important applications and released publicly as open source software (e.g., SHOC https://github.com/vetter/shoc, MPIP http://mpip.sourceforge.net/, Papyrus https://code.ornl.gov/eck/papyrus). This research has been sponsored by DOE, DARPA, NSF, and others, and has resulted in numerous awards including ACM Gordon Bell prizes, Best Paper awards, and Early Career recognition

Closing Date: October 31, 2018
Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Performance Engineer

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

We are seeking to build a team of Performance Engineers who will serve as liaisons between the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS) and the users of the NCCS leadership computing resources, particularly Exascale Computing Project application development teams and will collaborate with the ECP application teams as they ready their software applications for the OLCF Exascale computer Frontier. These positions reside in the Scientific Computing Group in the National Center for Computational Sciences at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

The National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS) in the Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is currently seeking to hire a team of up to 5 Performance Engineers with deep expertise in both high performance computing architectures and programming models and experience collaborating directly with scientific software teams. In this role, you will serve as a liaison between the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS) and the users of the NCCS leadership computing resources, particularly Exascale Computing Project application development teams. You will also be expected to develop, apply, and publish innovative ways to advance scientific knowledge using ORNL’s world-class computational resources.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Research Software Engineer

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

ORNL is the United States Department of Energy’s largest science and energy laboratory tasked to provide the United States government agencies with technology and expertise to support national and homeland security needs.

We invite applications for the position of Research Software Engineer within the Computer Science and Mathematics Division. This position is part of ORNL’s Scientific Software Initiative, which provides scientific software development expertise to the Laboratory, by providing software engineering and development services across the Laboratory in a broad range of areas. The Initiative supports the mission of the Laboratory by creating a community for software professionals at the Laboratory to connect people, projects, and interested parties; by providing software engineering expertise for development, evaluation, quality assurance or other needs; by providing training and continuing education opportunities; by providing fair performance evaluation criteria; by recruiting new software engineering talent; and by mentoring students and early career scientists and engineers. The Initiative currently contributes to scientific computing projects in advanced materials, advanced manufacturing and 3D printing, astrophysics, batteries, neutron science, nuclear energy, quantum computing and pure computer science projects. Initiative members are active in the open source community, including the Eclipse Foundation, and most Initiative projects are available on GitHub.com

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Computational Scientist

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is the United States Department of Energy’s largest science and energy laboratory tasked to provide the United States government agencies and departments with technology and expertise to support national and homeland security needs.

We invite applications for the position of Computational Scientist within the Computer Science and Mathematics Division. This position is part of ORNL’s Scientific Software Initiative, which provides scientific software development expertise to the Laboratory, by providing software engineering and development services across the Laboratory in a broad range of areas and topics. The Initiative supports the mission of the Laboratory by creating a community for software professionals at the Laboratory to connect people, projects, and interested parties; by providing software engineering expertise for development, evaluation, quality assurance or other needs; by providing training and continuing education opportunities; by providing fair performance evaluation criteria; by recruiting new software engineering talent; and by mentoring students and early career scientists and engineers.

The Initiative currently contributes to scientific computing projects in advanced materials, advanced manufacturing and 3D printing, astrophysics, batteries, neutron science, nuclear energy, and quantum computing. It also contributes to pure computer science projects. Initiative members are active in the open source community, including the Eclipse Foundation, and most Initiative projects are available on GitHub.com.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Research Scientist in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is seeking research scientists in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and statistics. Oak Ridge National Laboratories is a leader in computational and computer science, with unique strengths in high-performance computing and data analytics with applications to the physical and biological sciences.

Specific areas of research interest include:

  • Machine and statistical learning algorithms, including optimization and approximate algorithms that address issues in algorithmic complexity, online or continuous learning, encoding and transfer learning, and reinforcement learning,
  • Physics-informed AI, including the application of AI/ML to physical and biological sciences and the interface between AI and traditional modeling and simulation and theory,
  • Computational scalability and performance of AI/ML algorithms, including both the ability to use computing hardware efficiently and the scaling of algorithms and HPC implementations,
  • Uncertainty quantification, sensitivity analysis, validation, and explainability of AI/ML systems, particularly for high-consequence application areas, such as control systems, and
  • Statistics and data analytics, especially computational statistics and the ability to deal with sparse or missing data.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Senior Research Scientist in Biomedical and Health Data

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Computational Sciences and Engineering Division in the Computing and Computational Science Directorate at Oak Ridge National Laboratory is seeking a senior scientist to lead and develop R&D biomedical programs within the Biomedical Science, Engineering, and Computing (BSEC) group. In addition to executing the group’s science agenda vision, you will provide technical leadership within the BSEC Group, create partnerships with other complementary research groups, internally and externally, to carry out program goals, and actively seek other external funding sources.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Data Scientist/Architect

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Data Driven Modeling and Analysis Team within the Computational Sciences and Engineering Division at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory is seeking a dynamic data scientist/architect in the area of advanced technology solutions for data-driven R&D and applications.

We’re looking for candidates passionate about joining an interdisciplinary team of computer scientists, mathematicians, and engineers. You will have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and impactful research and development programs in computational and data sciences and data-rich application areas such as healthcare informatics, bioinformatics, imaging, national security, and data-driven physical sciences challenges. in the area of advanced technology solutions for data-driven R&D and applications.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Computational Scientist in Earth System Modeling

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Computational Science and Engineering Division in the Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate and the Climate Change Science Institute (http://climatechangescience.ornl.gov/) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seek to hire a Computational Scientist in Earth System Modeling.

Major Duties/Responsibilities

  • You will contribute to ORNL and multi-lab efforts to develop and implement novel capabilities for next generation global and regional Earth system models, to be executed on pre-exascale architectures and in preparation for exascale.
  • You will collaborate with highly diverse and multidisciplinary teams of computer scientists, applied mathematicians, climate and weather scientists, and computational scientists at ORNL’s Climate Change Science Institute (CCSI), other DOE Labs, and partner universities and provide expertise in the area of Earth system model development and execution.
  • You will join a growing team within CCSI focused on the development and analysis of Earth system models for advanced architectures to address pressing science questions for Earth systems. Maximizing computational performance on hybrid and multicore architectures that are slated to be among the fastest in the world is a priority.
  • You will conduct research and develop software, and report results in open literature journals, technical reports, software releases and at relevant conferences.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is seeking postdoctoral research associates in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and statistics. Oak Ridge National Laboratory is a leader in computational and computer science, with unique strengths in high-performance computing and data analytics with applications to the physical and biological sciences.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Quantum Computer Science

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

We are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate who will focus on research into heterogenous quantum-classical programming models. The applicant will be at the cutting edge of quantum computer science research and lead in the development of quantum algorithm language constructs and associated compilers, and enable large-scale quantum program verification via pre-exascale and exascale modeling and simulation activities. This position resides in the Computer Science Research Group in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division (CSMD), Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate (CCSD) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

The Computer Science Research (CSR) Group addresses challenges in technical computing at the largest scales, especially scientific and engineering modeling and simulation, from a computer science perspective. We research and develop solutions in programming environments, system software, and the engineering of scientific software with the goal of making current and future high-end computer systems more productive/usable.

To enable next-generation supercomputing capabilities, the CSR group is pursuing R&D in quantum computer science. The goal: develop novel strategies, models, and software that enable the integration of quantum computation (treated as co-processors) with existing classical computing architectures.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Research Software Engineering

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is the United States Department of Energy’s largest science and energy laboratory tasked to provide the United States government agencies and departments with technology and expertise to support national and homeland security needs.

We invite applications for the position of Research Software Engineer within the Computer Science and Mathematics Division.

This position is part of ORNL’s Scientific Software Initiative, which provides scientific software development expertise to the Laboratory, by providing software engineering and development services across the Laboratory in a broad range of areas and topics. The Initiative supports the mission of the Laboratory by creating a community for software professionals at the Laboratory to connect people, projects, and interested parties; by providing software engineering expertise for development, evaluation, quality assurance or other needs; by providing training and continuing education opportunities; by providing fair performance evaluation criteria; by recruiting new software engineering talent; and by mentoring students and early career scientists and engineers.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Power Systems Modeling and Simulation

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Modeling and Simulation group at Oak Ridge National Laboratory uses advanced modeling techniques to develop and demonstrate solutions for a wide range of energy, biomedical, homeland security and defense-related applications, including: electric grid modeling and simulation, systems analysis for optimization and reliability, design and performance evaluation of renewable energy, design and analysis of fuel production systems, critical infrastructure analysis, nuclear systems analysis and atmospheric risk and quality assurance.

We are currently seeking a postdoctoral research associate to work in the areas of:

  • Resilience analysis of distribution systems
  • Optimization and control algorithms to utilize demand side assets for providing grid reliability and resilience services
  • Distribution system modeling
  • Electric grid control system development
  • Extensive software development for power systems and automation • Power systems modeling and simulation

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cloud Physics for Exascale Computing

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Computational Science and Engineering Division in the Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate and the Climate Change Science Institute (http://climatechangescience.ornl.gov/) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seek to hire a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the area of cloud physics for exascale weather modeling.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Scalable Statistical Computing

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Data Driven Modeling and Analysis team within the Computational Sciences and Engineering division is seeking to fill a postdoctoral research associate position to provide statistical computing support and collaboration in a high-performance computing environment for biomedical research. The position serves a partnership project between the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the US Veterans Administration (VA) to bring world class high performance computing (HPC) and analysis algorithms to veterans’ medical data. The project is known as MVP-CHAMPION (Million Veterans Program – Computational health Analytics for Medical Precision to Improve Outcomes Now). The MVP data is hosted in a secure HPC environment at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where authorized researchers can access the data for approved biomedical research.
The position serves the goals of the VA to increase its use of open source statistical analysis software and to take advantage of HPC capabilities. The R project for statistical computing (r-project.org) and the pbdR project (pbdr.org) are major components of the ORNL approach to serve these goals.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Scientific Visualization

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Scientific Data Group (SDG) in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division (CSM) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seeks to hire a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Scientific Visualization to research and develop collaborative visualization and analysis tools and technologies that will be utilized by scientists running large scale simulations and/or analyzing large scale experimental/observational data.

The Scientific Data Group conducts research in the analysis and exploration of data, the collection and organization of data, and decisions based on data. Our collaborative work concerns all stages of the scientific life cycle and utilizes computing platforms ranging from the desktop to large clusters and supercomputers. We team on projects ranging from small single discipline efforts to large multi-disciplinary and multi-institution partnerships. This research has resulted in numerous awards and software including an R&D 100 award for the Adaptable I/O System (ADIOS), programming big data in R (pbdR), and VTK-m. Our emphasis is on team work, and it is important for the applicant to show a strong desire to work within a team.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Applied Math for Computational Earth and Weather Modeling

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Computational Science and Engineering Division in the Computing and Computational Sciences Directorate and the Climate Change Science Institute (http://climatechangescience.ornl.gov/) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seek to hire a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the area of algorithmic development for Earth System Modeling.
Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Computer Science

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Future Technologies group and Experimental Computing Laboratory (ExCL) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seeks highly-motivated postdoctoral research associates to explore the architectures of and software systems for future extreme-scale high-end computer systems. FTG works at the cutting edge of computer architecture, codesigning and evaluating technologies for future systems including quantum computing, neuromorphic computing, heterogeneous computing with GPUs and FPGAs, nonvolatile memory, and alternative programming models and systems software. Many of these artifacts are deployed in important applications and released publicly as open source software (e.g., SHOC https://github.com/vetter/shoc, MPIP http://mpip.sourceforge.net/, Papyrus https://code.ornl.gov/eck/papyrus). This research has been sponsored by DOE, DARPA, NSF, and others, and has resulted in numerous awards including ACM Gordon Bell prizes, Best Paper awards, and Early Career recognition.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Artificial Intelligence for Health

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The Biomedical Science, Engineering, and Computing (BSEC) Group in the Computational Science and Engineering Division (CSED) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seeks to hire postdoctoral research associates with a focus on artificial intelligence for biomedical applications. We are seeking creative people with solid analytical capabilities, broad machine learning and statistical modeling skills, and strong programming experience.
Our group is committed to conducting research in computational, data, and engineering sciences in the context of biomedical, clinical, and public health disciplines and applying this knowledge to support the nation’s leading health initiatives.

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

For more information, please contact Lawryn BevelsTalent Acquisition Partner,Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Computer Systems Engineer 4 – 85314

AL-Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Discover your future at Berkeley Lab!
Berkeley Lab (LBNL, http://www.lbl.gov/) addresses the world’s most urgent scientific challenges by advancing sustainable energy, protecting human health, creating new materials, and revealing the origin and fate of the universe. Founded in 1931, Berkeley Lab’s scientific expertise has been recognized with 13 Nobel prizes. The University of California manages Berkeley Lab for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science.
What is Required: 
  • PhD in Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field or equivalent combination of skills and experience. 
  • Experience in developing open source code in areas such as synchrotron data reduction, management, and/or visualization.
  • Significant experience with Python, databases, flask/django and web development/programming.
  • Familiarity with software version control systems (git, github, bitbucket) and automated documentation systems (sphinx etc.)

Location: Berkeley, California, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Network Engineering Manager

Berkeley Lab’s Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)

Berkeley Lab’s Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), the fastest science network in the world, is seeking an experienced Network Engineering Manager who combines extensive technical and operational skills with superior analytical, project management, process development, communications, and leadership experience.

As a Network Engineering Manager for ESnet, you will serve as one of two networking managers providing leadership for network engineering and operations in support of ESnet’s current network and provide architecture and engineering for the innovative next-generation network design and build (ESnet6). Working closely with ESnet senior management and key stakeholders on formulating network, services and operational strategies, you will be responsible for leading the network engineering, detailed design, deployment, and escalation level operational services supporting ESnet mission and scientific collaborations around the world, Requires extensive technical skills with superior analytical, process development, communications, and leadership experience as well as comprehensive understanding of technologies and disciplines, with a focus on wide-area networking and demonstrated ability to manage projects, processes, and people. Outstanding communication skills are essential, as is the ability to work productively and collaboratively with networking technical and leadership members representing national and international research and education networks, technical experts, scientific customers, senior Berkeley Lab and Department of Energy management.

Closing Date:
Location: This position may be located remotely, with a preference for Berkeley, CA.

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.

Senior Data Analyst

University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

NCSA is currently seeking a Senior Data Analyst to work in high-performance data informatics, data analytics and big data for industry partners and scientific communities. The successful candidate will lead a team of Data Scientist and Data Analysts to work on a wide variety of applications using state of the art data analytic tools with a focus on distributed computing in HPC environments. The Senior Data Analyst will be responsible for leading a team in the design, development, maintenance, and support of large-scale data analytics tools which turn data into information, information into insight, and insight into business decisions for NCSA Industry partners.

NCSA is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to apply.

Please create your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your cover letter and CV/resume by the close date. Contact information for three references must be included on the application. For full consideration, candidates must complete the Hiretouch application process by the above date.

Salary: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: November 6, 2018
Location: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Further information and details on how to apply are available here.
Questions can be sent to Bryan Fijalkovich.

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