HPC Application Expert (m/f)
The Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS) is operated by ETH Zurich and is located in Lugano, in the south of Switzerland. CSCS develops and provides key supercomputing capabilities for solving important problems in science and society and is now fully integrated in the European scenario where the scientific computing community is facing massive application software development challenges due to node architectures that are rapidly becoming more massively parallel and heterogeneous.
We offer a position in the CDSS (Compute and Data Services Support) group, where you will contribute to the different aspects of the service life cycle: from conception to deployment, optimization and support of a wide range of scientific workflows and services in production.
You have a Master in Computer Science or a related field and are expected to have proven experience in HPC technologies (shared and distributed programming, HPC toolchain and software stack, accelerator devices like GPUs) and as well as skills in at least one of the following topics: Cloud Computing (containers, orchestration and RESTful APIs) and Data Science (models, workflow requirements, data handling).
Experience in the following areas are highly appreciated: supporting users, optimizing existing scientific software, programming in C or C++ as well as Python, Continuous Integration and Parallel I/O. With strong interpersonal and communication skills, you will collaborate with peers and research teams. Your excellent command of spoken and written English (our official working language) and enthusiasm for working in an international environment will help you fulfil your tasks.
We look forward to receiving your complete online application, addressed to Stephanie Frequente, CSCS Human Resources, via Trevano 131, 6900 Lugano. Applications via email cannot be considered. We also do not take agency applications into consideration.
For further information, please contact Guilherme Peretti-Pezzi by email firstname.lastname@example.org (no applications please) or visit our website www.cscs.ch.