Job ID: 205824
Location: GREENBELT, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jul 1, 2020
Subcategory: SW Systems Engr
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
SAIC has an immediate opening for a senior-level Software Systems Engineer to support the Computational and Information Sciences and Technology Office at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. Successful candidate will help develop cutting edge system design and programming techniques for optimizing performance of Earth and space system models on state-of-the-art massively parallel architectures. Initial work will focus on the dynamical core of the Goddard-EOS (GEOS) General Circulation Model using Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) architectures. Candidate will be an integral part of a team of NASA scientists and engineers, working in a collegial environment with access to the most advanced computing technologies available to the US Government.
Required/desired education and experience:
MS or PhD in STEM-related major, with at least 10 years working experience in the field of computer science, and/or computer software/systems engineering. Required software skills include Fortran, C++, MPI, Python, Unix/Linux shell scripting. Requires experience developing massively parallel code for modeling physical systems, such as weather and climate models or other models used for scientific/military applications. Experience using profiling tools such as Tau and Xcode is highly desired. Must be a self-starter, have excellent communication skills and the ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
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