Research Scientist - National Center for Supercomputing Applications

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Scientific/Technical Staff
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Department Name: 
National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Street Line 1: 
1205 West Clark Street
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) seeks a Research Scientist to join the Astronomy Group. NCSA uses a variety of local, national and cloud-based resources, as well as intellectual resources, to enable large scale observational science, such as the Dark Energy Survey (DES), the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), and a number of future projects in development. The scientist will: support, build, and operate ambitious data systems for observational astronomy; engage in scientific collaborations and also the data science and engineering communities to help improve the state-of-the-art in data tool kits and techniques for observational survey science; develop and support challenging data production systems and apply data science techniques to current and future large observational programs; process and analyze data and participate in the overall operations and success of NCSA projects. For more information and to apply for this position, please visit The search close date is 1/31/2020. The University of Illinois is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

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Application Deadline: 
Friday, January 31, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Wil Myers
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