Senior Research Software Developer

Position Type: Permanent Staff

Department: Renaissance Computing Inst - 637100

Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty

Vacancy ID: NF0002689

Position Summary: This position provides experienced research software development support for RENCI projects that involve local and national collaborations with academic researchers, state agency subject matter experts, and other computer and computational scientists.

Application Deadline: 09/28/2017

Education Requirements: Ph.D. (preferred) or Master's in computer science or related field. Amount and type of experience may be a viable substitute for specific degree field listed.

Qualification and Experience: Prefer a Ph.D. with 2 years software development or M.S. in Computer Science or related field with five years professional software development experience. Programming and development skills: significant experience with Python and Java required; exposure to or experience in container technologies such as Docker and Singularity, Linux, Unix Shell Scripts, Tomcat, HTML, JSON, XML, Mesos and Kubernetes, basic system administration, web services, software engineering, DevOps, Continuous Integration, Jenkins or Hudson, and GitHub a big plus. Ability to build collaborative efforts with appropriate departments. Action oriented, should be able to follow up on feedback to ensure positive outcomes. Capacity for self-education. Interdisciplinary study and inquiry. Effective oral and written communication skills. Interpersonal communication, human relations and team building skills. Ability to foster and maintain collaborations with local and national researchers, subject matter experts.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Ray Idaszak

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: rayi@renci.org