Established Researcher (R3)

Job Reference

40_20_CS_GCS_R3

Position

Established Researcher (R3)

Closing Date

Thursday, 20 February, 2020
Reference: 40_20_CS_GCS_R3
Job title: Established Researcher (R3)

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

The Computer Sciences Department at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) is offering a full-time Senior Researcher position. The main responsibilities will be to a) advance research in accelerators and communications for HPC, b) lead a team of students, engineers, and postdocs, and c) take a leadership role in the organization of international and local scientific events and dissemination activities.

Key Duties

  • Lead research and development in accelerators and communications for HPC.
  • Lead a team of students, engineers, and postdocs.
  • Prepare competitive proposals and lead projects.
  • Take a leadership role in the organization of international and local scientific events and dissemination activities.

Requirements

  • Education
    • PhD in computer science
  • Essential Knowledge and Professional Experience
    • Strong knowledge of computer architecture, parallel programming models, heterogeneous computing, and inter-node communications.
  • Additional Knowledge and Professional Experience
    • Experience preparing research project proposals and implementation of collaborative projects.
    • International research experience.
    • Supervision of students, engineers, and postdocs.
  • Competences
    • Leadership and broad vision in research.
    • Strong analytical skills.
    • Ability to take initiative, prioritize, and work independently.
    • Fluency in English.
    • Must be willing to travel.

Conditions

  • The position will be located at BSC within the [department] 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: Permanent
  • 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: 01/03/2020

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
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Please, upload your CV document using the following name structure: Name_Surname_CoverLetter
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Please, upload your CV document using the following name structure: Name_Surname_OtherDocument
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** Consider that the information provided in relation to gender and nationality will be used solely for statistical purposes.