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Job ID: 147956

Senior Research Software Engineer
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Oct. 22, 2020
Title Senior Research Software Engineer
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory
    Information Technology

Center for Hybrid Rocket Exascale Simulation Technology (CHREST) at University at Buffalo, State University of New York (UB- SUNY) has an opening for a Senior Research Software Engineer (RSE). CHREST is a newly funded PSAAP III center by Department of Energy focusing on investigating turbulent reacting flow physics of hybrid rocket motors through exascale computing coupling with model reduction strategies on machine learning algorithm for design optimization and uncertainty quantification. The recruited architect is expected to play a pivotal role in creating a PETSc based computational framework for exascale computations of turbulent reacting flows and capable of collaborating with other researchers from academia and National Labs. The primary responsibilities of the RSE are to:

  • Lead computational framework development and milestone calculations
  • Serve as the Technical Contact for the PSAAP Computer Resource Team (CRT) and Processing Agent for new accounts on the DOE computers
  • Organize annual reports for the center
  • Have the ability to mentor undergraduate and graduate students.

The position is renewable on a year-to-year basis upon satisfactory annual review. Interested applicants should send the package, including a cover letter (indicating the area of interest), CV and names of at least three professional references. All applications (US Citizens Preferred) should be submitted, as a single PDF document, to the contact person in each area as well as the UB hiring system.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our… packages.

About UB
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the at Buffalo.
As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

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