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Postdoctoral Appointee - Scalable Parallel System Software

Title:  Postdoctoral Appointee - Scalable Parallel System Software Date Posted:  01/25/2013
Division:  Mathematics and Computer Science Date Re-posted:  09/18/2013
Requisition:  320393 MCS Salary:  4586-7644
Employment Category:  Temporary Pay Cycle:  Monthly
Shift:  8:30am - 4:00pm Grade:  700
Hours:  40  
Job Description
  Basic Purpose
  The successful candidate will work with a team at Argonne National Laboratory to develop methods for efficient runtime systems and application optimization in large-scale high-end supercomputing systems. This will include research in runtime systems, power awareness, heterogeneous accelerators, light-weight data movement frameworks, fault tolerant and resilient runtime systems, and other advanced architectures. The incumbent will also work with large-scale parallel and distributed applications from various disciplines to understand their requirements and apply this research to application domains. The incumbent will participate at all the stages of the design and implementation of the resulting methods from prototyping to the development and deployment in a high performance computing environment.
  Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Comprehensive knowledge in C/C++ programming under Unix. Comprehensive knowledge in one or more of the following areas: data movement runtime systems, resilience, operating system kernels, parallel tools, parallel computing and/or software development.
Considerable understanding of HPC computer architecture issues including CPU, memory, interconnect and parallel I/O. Considerable expertise in parallel programming, multi-core systems, and scientific application codes. Considerable experience and skills in interdisciplinary research involving computer scientists, and other scientists
Good collaborative skills, including the ability to work well with other divisions, laboratories, and universities. Good self-motivation to get involved and participate in the project team`s research, and balance that against intense code development and optimization for next-generation networks. Good communication skills.
Candidate should have a Ph.D. in computer science, or related discpline.
  Minimum Education/Experience Requirements
Years Since Ph.D. -- 0-1, 1-2, 2-3

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