High Performance Computing (HPC) Facilitator (Working Title: Advanced Research Computing Facili...

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DescriptionPutting technology to work at Georgia State University. Are you passionate about technology, your clients’ success, and looking to make a difference? Ranked the #2 Most Innovative National University by US News and World Report, Georgia State is a leading force in the digital transformation of higher education. Georgia State's central technology services group, Instructional Innovation and Technology (IIT), seeks to inspire, support, and enable innovative solutions to advance learning, research, and economic enterprise. IIT is leading the pursuit to find solutions to the unique challenges associated with information technology and serve as leaders in a global network of knowledge creation and sharing by earning the role of valued partners and trusted advisors for evolving technology solutions, discovering, creating, and implementing new models of higher education for a community of diverse learners, creating and supporting innovative solutions that improve the lives of our students, our city and our state, attracting, developing and retaining talented and capable professionals and fostering an innovative culture of leaders where collaboration, ownership, creativity, and efficiency are key.

IIT is searching for a well-qualified candidate to join our vibrant and growing team as a High-Performance Computing (HPC) Facilitator (Working Title: Advanced Research Computing Facilitator). This position will act as a technical liaison with a scientific background to support a variety of research needs across multiple disciplines. Key responsibilities include assisting in advancing HPC capabilities and advocating for its beneficial use for the research community, work closely with the GSU high-performance computing user communities across the colleges and departments, to assess the needed programs and software environments for the users’ needs, and communicate what is needed with the other ARTIC team members.

The scope of responsibilities for this position will include these essential duties but is not limited to the following,

  • Developing and conducting training workshop to promote Advanced Cyberinfrastructure

  • Working collaboratively with faculty, researchers, and students from across a range of disciplines with varying leveling of technical expertise to facilitate funded computational research.

  • Working with ARCTIC leadership on funding endeavors, industry partnerships, etc.

  • Work with Advanced Computing staff to develop and maintain technical documentation, both internal (admin facing) and external (user facing)

  • Attend conferences and workshops relevant to HPC to advance skills.

QualificationsMaster's degree.

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College/Business Unit: Instructional Innovation & Technology
Location: Atlanta Campus
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Posted: 10/24/2020
Application Due: 11/30/2020
Work Type: Full Time