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Postdoctoral Appointee - HPC Computational Science

Title:  Postdoctoral Appointee - HPC Computational Science Date Posted:  02/16/2013
Division:  Leadership Computing Facility Date Re-posted:  
Requisition:  320485 LCF Salary:  4586-7644
Employment Category:  Temporary Pay Cycle:  Monthly
Shift:  8:30 am to 5:00 pm Grade:  700
Hours:  40  
Job Description
  Basic Purpose
  Draws on knowledge of high performance computational science to introduce new techniques that substantially improve the performance or range of science and engineering that can be addressed by petascale science applications. Works closely with multi-disciplinary ALCF teams and science project teams to address challenges of high-performance science and engineering applications. May partner with other petascale centers or tool development efforts to address common challenges.
  Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Considerable knowledge of high performance computational science, particularly in one or more of these fields: computational biology, chemistry, earth science, engineering, materials science, nuclear energy, physics, renewable energy, energy science, mathematics.
Good communications skills, both verbal and written. Good skill in the solution of computational science problems using scalable parallel computers and large data systems. Good knowledge of programming languages and MPI. Good collaborative skills, including the ability to work well with other labs, universities, supercomputer centers, and industry. Good growth potential.
Some experience in interdisciplinary research involving discipline scientists and engineers.
  Minimum Education/Experience Requirements
Years Since Ph.D. -- 0-1, 1-2, 2-3
Posting title: Postdoctoral Appointee - HPC Computational Science

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