Undergraduate Summer Internship (R0)

Job Reference

175_20_CASE_Q_R0

Position

Undergraduate Summer Internship (R0)

Closing Date

Thursday, 09 July, 2020
Reference: 175_20_CASE_Q_R0
Job title: Undergraduate Summer Internship (R0)

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 650 staff from 49 countries.

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Context And Mission

Study interconnection types in social networks and how they help or hinder the transmission of information.

Key Duties

  • Analyze social network data, develop graph models, study information propagation.

Requirements

  • Education
    • Undergraduate studies in computer science, applied mathematics, or mathematics.
  • Essential Knowledge and Professional Experience
    • Good familiarity with graphs.
  • Additional Knowledge and Professional Experience
    • Willingness to learn to use tools to program the algorithms for graph propagation, compute network metrics, etc .
  • Competences
    • Mathematical modeling, basic use of graph tools, interest in the subject.

Conditions

  • The position will be located at BSC within the CASE 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 - 2 months 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: 16/07/2020

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


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.

Application Form

Please, upload your CV document using the following name structure: Name_Surname_CV
Files must be less than 3 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx.
Please, upload your CV document using the following name structure: Name_Surname_CoverLetter
Files must be less than 3 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx zip.
Please, upload your CV document using the following name structure: Name_Surname_OtherDocument
Files must be less than 10 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx rar tar zip.
** Consider that the information provided in relation to gender and nationality will be used solely for statistical purposes.