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R&D Computer Science - HPC Systems and Applications (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking a computer science or computational science professional to lead analyses of HPC systems and applications\. Are you passionate about using your skills and expertise to deliver state\-of\-the\-art HPC user environments, including associated system and application software technologies? Do you thrive in high\-energy, state\-of\-the\-art computational science and engineering environments where you can craft creative solutions to uniquely\-challenging scientific problems? If so, you will want to consider applying for this opportunity\.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Provide technical user support, HPC cluster systems administration, application porting and debugging, benchmarking, performance analysis and tuning, and application/tool development and support
+ Apply tools and expertise to perform analysis and debugging of applications and their interactions with the HPC system software, user environment and associated hardware
+ Support large scientific computing platforms and the applications/users that make use of them
+ Partner with other Sandia teams, projects and other supercomputer sites
+ Provide software development expertise in direct support of systems management, operations, monitoring and benchmarking
+ Energize the team to achieve fulfillment of specific job responsibilities as well as the broad\-based objectives of a well\-integrated HPC support team
+ Provide technical leadership and/or mentorship of less experienced staff

This job is classified as R&D Computer Science\.


+ Master's degree in computer science, engineering or related STEM discipline plus four years of experience in computer science and/or computational science
+ Experience with HPC systems and applications
+ Experience with UNIX/LINUX environments
+ Experience with software development in C/C\+\+


+ Familiarity/experience with HPC architectures and HPC environments
+ Familiarity/experience with massively parallel programming, including MPI and/or multi\-threading
+ Familiarity/experience with GPU programming and performance analysis
+ A blend of skills related to computer science, science, engineering, and/or mathematics and an interest in working across multiple disciplines
+ Abilities and interest in technical problem solving and in\-depth consulting for applications in HPC environments
+ Familiarity/experience with modeling and simulation
+ Familiarity/experience with applications in data\-intensive computing
+ Familiarity/experience with debugging large scale, parallel applications
+ Familiarity/experience with scalability studies and parallel efficiency analysis
+ Familiarity/experience with software engineering tools, processes and practices, such as Agile \(Scrum and/or Kanban\) and Extreme Programming \(XP\)
+ Familiarity/experience with emerging programming models and languages
+ Familiarity/experience with Fortran
+ Familiarity/experience with cloud\-computing environments
+ History of successful research and development efforts
+ Ability to organize and lead technical teams
+ Ability to learn and apply new software tools
+ Ability to work effectively in a team environment and also work independently
+ Effective verbal, writing, and presentation skills
+ Customer service experience
+ Active DoE L or Q clearance, or DoD TS clearance

Department Description:

The Scientific Applications and User Support Department provides capabilities and in\-depth support for a broad range of scientific/engineering computing, including high performance computing and visualization\. The department provides user environments, it provides expertise and direct support to users, it provides and/or supports application\-level software and tools, and it partners with application communities to develop and support scientific/engineering computing solutions\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre\-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\. If you hold more than one citizenship \(i\.e\., of the U\.S\. and another country\), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status\.


Posted: 2018-11-13 Expires: 2018-12-14

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