Scientific Computing Specialist

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Scientific/Technical Staff
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
West Virginia University
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
White Hall
City: 
Morgantown
State/Province: 
WV
Zip/Postal: 
26506-6315
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

West Virginia University Research Corporation is seeking applications for a Computer Engineer in the Physics and Astronomy Department. The incumbent will work with the North American Nanohertz Observatory for Gravitational Waves (NANOGrav) Physics Frontiers Center, a consortium between US and Canadian astronomers whose aim is to detect low-frequency gravitational waves by timing millisecond pulsars. The successful applicant would be primarily responsible for; developing and maintaining web-accessible databases of NANOGrav and pulsar search observations, maintaining the NANOGrav website, wiki, and Jupyter notebook server, administering computer systems at WVU, managing NANOGrav data and processing pipelines, maintaining pulsar data analysis software at WVU, and helping to train undergraduate and graduate students at multiple institutions in the use of this software.

For more information and to apply, please see https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/wvu_research/jobdetail.ftl?job=14847&tz=GMT-04%3A00&tzname=America%2FNew_York.

West Virginia University Research Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. West Virginia University Research Corporation values diversity among its employees and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

 

Included Benefits: 

Benefits eligible.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, July 2, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, July 2, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Interviewing Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Maura McLaughlin
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
West Virginia University
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
G59 White Hall
City: 
Morgantown
State/Province: 
WV
Zip/Postal Code: 
26506-6315
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
3042900416
Email: 
maura.mclaughlin@mail.wvu.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Maura McLaughlin
Subject: 
Scientific Computing Specialist
Email: 
maura.mclaughlin@mail.wvu.edu