Research Engineer - Network Packet Processing (RE2)

Job Reference

426_20_CS_AHPC_RE2

Position

Research Engineer - Network Packet Processing (RE2)

Data de tancament

Dijous, 30 Setembre, 2021
Reference: 426_20_CS_AHPC_RE2
Job title: Research Engineer - Network Packet Processing (RE2)

 

About BSC
 
The Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centro Nacional de Supercomputación (BSC-CNS) is the leading supercomputing center in Spain. It houses MareNostrum, one of the most powerful supercomputers in Europe, and is a hosting member of the PRACE European distributed supercomputing infrastructure. The mission of BSC is to research, develop and manage information technologies in order to facilitate scientific progress. BSC combines HPC service provision and R&D into both computer and computational science (life, earth and engineering sciences) under one roof, and currently has over 700 staff from 49 countries.

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Context And Mission
 
The Accelerators and Communications for HPC team leads cutting-edge research and development around accelerators/coprocessors in HPC and high-performance networking. We collaborate closely with the two major accelerator/coprocessor vendors for HPC: NVIDIA and Intel. While we run the BSC/UPC NVIDIA GPU Center of Excellence, we also collaborate with the Intel-BSC Exascale Lab. activities. We are involved in low-level networking and MPI research, collaborating directly with leading vendors such as Mellanox and Huawei. We organize locally international events such as the PUMPS Summer School, PATC Courses on CUDA/OpenACC, and annual hackathons, and collaborate in the organization of related international conferences and workshops such as SC, IEEE Cluster, or AsHES.
 
Key Duties
 
  • Enhance networking simulation infrastructure to incorporate new research ideas and adapt workload applications to carry out research studies.
  • Demonstrate thorough understanding of subject matter to solve complex engineering problems to accomplish a given research task.
  • Design experiments to thoroughly evaluate research ideas and conduct required experimental evaluation.
  • Analyze results and draw conclusion out of experimental data.
  • Write or assist in writing research outcomes and technical reports.
 
Requirements
 
  • Education
    • BS / Masters / PhD in Computer Science
  • Essential Knowledge and Professional Experience
    • Background in Computer Architecture with good understanding of execution models (In-order, Out-of-Order, Single Instruction Multiple
      Thread) and memory sub-system.
  • Competences
    • Excellent coding skills in C/C++
    • Understanding of computer architecture simulators
 
Conditions
 
  • The position will be located at BSC within the Computer Sciences Department
  • We offer a full-time contract, a good working environment, a highly stimulating environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure, flexible working hours, extensive training plan, tickets restaurant, private health insurance, fully support to the relocation procedures
  • Duration: Temporary - 1 year renewable renewable
  • Salary: we offer a competitive salary commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the candidate and according to the cost of living in Barcelona
  • Starting date: ASAP
 
Applications Procedure
 
All applications must include:

  • A Cover Letter with a statement of interest in English, including two contacts for further references - Applications without this document will not be considered

  • A full CV in English including contact details


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Deadline
 
The vacancy will remain open until suitable candidate has been hired. Applications will be regularly reviewed and potential candidates will be contacted.
 
Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment
 
BSC-CNS is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable state or local law.

 

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