Research Scientist I - Innovative Computing Laboratory

Location
Knoxville, TN
Posted
Jun 08, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Description

RESEARCH POSITION IN PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT AND MODELING

RESEARCH SCIENTIST I

REGULAR, FULL-TIME, MARKET RANGE 13

This full-time position is in the area of performance measurement and modeling, including the Exa-PAPI (http://icl.utk.edu/exa-papi/) project.

We are looking for a Research Scientist who can work on the design and development of high-quality software that builds on our current projects and extends them with performance monitoring capabilities for new and advanced hardware and software technologies. Experience with high-performance computing performance tools, large-scale systems, compiler technology, and large software systems are all desired skills. However, candidates with a good computer science foundation and excellent systems skills are encouraged to apply.

These projects are leading the technology in performance analysis of scientific applications running on state-of-the-art hardware and in the modernization of code. This role will offer opportunities for publication, for travel that will involve interacting with research partners and participating in the research community, and for special training in new and emerging technologies that are relevant to the work.

The person chosen for this position will have the distinction of working at the Innovative Computing Laboratory (http://icl.cs.utk.edu/), a world-class research lab at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, which will include close and frequent collaboration with industry partners such as Intel and Nvidia. Another plus is the university’s proximity to the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in the US.



Qualifications
Minimum Requirements:

EDUCATION
A PhD in computer science or a related field with a demonstrable background in computer science, particularly in computer architectures and parallel processing; or an MS in computer science or a related field plus 3-5 years relevant research or work experience.

EXPERIENCE
Technical experience in system software, parallel computing, scientific applications, low-level libraries; prior experience and expertise with systems programming, benchmarking, performance analysis toolkits, C, C++, and Fortran. Significant experience developing large software systems is a significant plus.

JOB SKILLS
The following skills are required: extensive knowledge of programming techniques, strong low-level system programming abilities, high proficiency in C/C++, a basic understanding of the Fortran language, technical writing and presentation skills, excellent communication skills, and a strong publication record. 

HOW TO APPLY

All applicants must apply online to be considered for this position.  Please include CV and contact information for three references with your online application.



Job: Research Professional
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-Knoxville
Organization: Dist Rsch Prof-Elec Engr & Comp Sci
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 7, 2021, 5:16:45 PM

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