Employment

Below is a list of current open positions at RENCI. Ideal candidates should enjoy working with internationally known researchers and with the tools and technologies that comprise an advanced cyberinfrastructure. An interest in multidisciplinary research and in collaborating with researchers, including the development of new proposals, projects and programs, is expected. A Ph.D is required for Senior Research Scientist positions; a master degrees and/or a mix of professional experience and a bachelor's degree is required for software development positions.

Sr. Linux and Network Systems Administrator #01001737

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
Sr. Linux and Network Systems Administrator
Position #01001737

This position provides experienced computational infrastructure and research software support for RENCI projects that involve local, national, and international collaborations with a range of researchers and other computer and computational scientists. In particular, it focuses on deployment and operation of widely-distributed Linux clusters and allied hardware and networking capabilities. Specialized knowledge of distributed systems, Layer 2 networking, Java and Python programming skills, Linux/LAMP systems administration, ability to build collaborative efforts with appropriate departments...

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This position provides experienced computational infrastructure and research software support for RENCI projects that involve local, national, and international collaborations with a range of researchers and other computer and computational scientists. In particular, it focuses on deployment and operation of widely-distributed Linux clusters and allied hardware and networking capabilities.

Specialized knowledge of distributed systems, Layer 2 networking, Java and Python programming skills, Linux/LAMP systems administration, ability to build collaborative efforts with appropriate departments, capacity for self-education, interdisciplinary study and inquiry, excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal communication, human relations and team building skills, ability to foster and maintain collaborations with both academic and industrial researchers, ability to write proposals, knowledge of research field, ability to bridge several disciplines, ability to work with fellow scientists and administrators, experience supervising student research. Hands-on experience with SDN/NFV/OpenFlow technologies required.

Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred in computer science or a related field. At least three years of senior level Linux/Unix infrastructure design and administration experience.

Interested candidates must click on the following direct link URL from any internet browser to apply for the position: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/75547

 

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Consideration of candidates will begin immediately, and will continue until the search has been successfully concluded.

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Senior Research Informatics Developer Position #01004835

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
Senior Research Informatics Developer
Position #01004835

The Senior Research Informatics Developer is responsible for leading research programs in the many scientific domains that support RENCI's mission. Specifically, the applicant will provide leadership in the application of informatics and data science by designing and developing computing and data systems, computer software, and computational approaches that advance the use of data-driven approaches. The applicant will apply their work in a variety of scientific domains, including principally the life sciences and environmental sciences, by carrying out technical as...

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The Senior Research Informatics Developer is responsible for leading research programs in the many scientific domains that support RENCI’s mission. Specifically, the applicant will provide leadership in the application of informatics and data science by designing and developing computing and data systems, computer software, and computational approaches that advance the use of data-driven approaches. The applicant will apply their work in a variety of scientific domains, including principally the life sciences and environmental sciences, by carrying out technical aspects of funded research and by leading proposal development and submission.

Educational Requirements: PhD in Computer Science or other scientific discipline related to informatics and data science with at least 1 year of documented track record of relevant practical experience.

Specialized scientific knowledge in: software design and implementation; data analysis and mining; informatics; data visualization; high performance computing; or algorithm design and development. The candidate should have practical experience with: Java or C/C++; Unix environments; scripting languages (e.g., shell, Perl, Python); relational or non-relational databases; analysis software (e.g., R, Python). Ability to build collaborative efforts with appropriate departments. Capacity for self-education. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Interpersonal communication, human relations and team building skills Ability to foster and maintain collaborations with both academic and industrial researchers. Ability to successfully multitask between several long-running projects and generation of new funding through proposals and collaborations.

Interested candidates must click on the following direct link URL from any internet browser to apply for the position: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/71335

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We also encourage protected veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately, and will continue until the search has been successfully concluded.

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