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.

Senior Web UI/UX Developer Position # 20007357

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
Senior Web UI/UX Developer
Position #20007357

This position will aid in ongoing work at RENCI focused on the research, design, development, and maintenance of data-oriented software systems that enable scientific research across multiple fields of study. This position will have a strong focus on the development and design of User Interfaces for data oriented systems, following proper software engineering approaches and on development and maintenance of software systems that are responsive to the needs of project stakeholders and outside agencies. This position will work closely with other software developers and researchers at RENCI, UNC,...

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This position will aid in ongoing work at RENCI focused on the research, design, development, and maintenance of data-oriented software systems that enable scientific research across multiple fields of study. This position will have a strong focus on the development and design of User Interfaces for data oriented systems, following proper software engineering approaches and on development and maintenance of software systems that are responsive to the needs of project stakeholders and outside agencies. This position will work closely with other software developers and researchers at RENCI, UNC, and other institutions in developing novel approaches to crafting novel user interfaces that provide affordability and ease of use to complex software systems. It is expected that this position will both contribute to software development and maintenance and contribute to ongoing efforts to improve the ways in which software can be used to aid in data-oriented scientific research.

Knowledge of software engineering, design and development methodologies and best practices is required. Experience with Agile Software Development Methodologies, across multiple software development projects. Hands on experience in CSS, HTML5, Bootstrap, Javascript, AngularJS, some Jquery, Grunt, Unit and end-to-end testing experience, Server side MVC programming, REST, JSON, Maven, git, other build and code management skills.

The minimum educational requirements are a Bachelor’s degree plus five years of experience. At least three years of professional software development experience are required.

Interested candidates must click on the following direct link URL from any internet browser to apply for the position: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/79576


 

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 Application Engineer # 20007297

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
Senior Application Engineer
Position #20007297

This position will aid in ongoing work at RENCI focused on the research, design, development, and maintenance of data-oriented software systems that enable scientific research across multiple fields of study. This position will have a strong focus on the customization of data-oriented software systems to meet the unique needs of project stakeholders and outside agencies. This position will work closely with software developers and researchers at RENCI, UNC, and other institutions to develop custom data management systems. It is expected that this position will both facilitate the use of softwa...

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This position will aid in ongoing work at RENCI focused on the research, design, development, and maintenance of data-oriented software systems that enable scientific research across multiple fields of study. This position will have a strong focus on the customization of data-oriented software systems to meet the unique needs of project stakeholders and outside agencies. This position will work closely with software developers and researchers at RENCI, UNC, and other institutions to develop custom data management systems. It is expected that this position will both facilitate the use of software for data-oriented scientific research and aid the continued development of data-oriented scientific software.

Knowledge of software development and system operation best practices is required. Experience with Agile Software Development Methodologies, across multiple software development projects. Hands on experience with Unix shell scripting and command line operations, computer network configuration, machine virtualization, and Python and C++ programming languages.

The minimum educational requirements are a Bachelor’s degree plus five years of experience. At least three years of professional software development and/or system operation (e.g., DevOps) experience are required.

Interested candidates must click on the following direct link URL from any internet browser to apply for the position: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/79384


 

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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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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