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NERSC at Berkeley Lab is looking for a Computer Systems Engineer


The incumbent will contribute to ongoing group efforts to develop a complete understanding of the issues that lead to improved application and computer system performance on extreme-scale advanced architectures.  Contribute to efforts for NERSC in evaluating existing and emerging High Performance Computing (HPC) systems by analyzing the performance characteristics upcoming accelerator technologies with a particular emphasis on C++ programming. This position requires knowledge of HPC applications and C++, with a particular focus on understanding the implications of accelerator computing technology for future scientific computing applications.

The Engineer will:

  • Contribute to benchmarking and research activities at NERSC as an active part of the ATG group.

  • Profile the applications to identify architectural and algorithmic bottlenecks with a particular emphasis on emerging multicore and manycore effects.

  • Prepare timely reports, papers, and lectures describing significant results for dissemination within NERSC and throughout the broader HPC research community.

  • Produce technical reports and formal papers to document results.

  • May participate in the performance analysis of novel algorithms and programming models.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Experience in software development in scientific or numerical computing.

  • Minimum 3 years of C++ programming for High Performance Computing

  • Detailed understanding of state-of-the-art tools used to program, profile, and debug codes using C, C++, and/or Fortran 77/90 code.

  • Experience in the UNIX operating system environment and writing/maintaining large programs using C++, C,and/or Fortran.

  • Experience developing and analyzing applications.

  • Knowledge and understanding of computer architecture concepts and principles.

Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Use of script languages and system utilities such as configure, Perl, UNIX shell scripts, and "make."


 

Notes:


  • This is a one-year term appointment with the possibility of renewal and with the possibility of conversion to career based upon satisfactory job performance, continuing availability of funds, and ongoing operational needs.

  • Classification will depend upon the applicant's level of skills, knowledge, and abilities.

  • Full-time, M-F, exempt (monthly paid) from overtime pay.

  • Salary is commensurate with experience.

  • This position may be subject to a background check. Any convictions will be evaluated to determine if they directly relate to the responsibilities and requirements of the position. Having a conviction history will not automatically disqualify an applicant from being considered for employment.


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