Working at the CRC

Building on Notre Dame’s mission, the Center for Research Computing (CRC) strives for a well-defined, pervasive culture that supports the Center's work, people, and place in the University. Learn more about the CRC's core values

Open Positions

Associated Research Programmer - Limited Term Position in the Center for Research Computing
University of Notre Dame: Notre Dame Research: Center for Research Computing
Location:  Notre Dame, IN; Open Date: July 29, 2020

This position focuses on software support, middleware and interface developments for multiple projects in the Center for Research Computing. Specific Responsibilities Include: – Assist with research projects to ensure that current features remain functional. Maintain and develop software frameworks that support scientific work. Install and upgrade hardware and software as needed. – Develop web interface design, usability analysis, accessibility regulations, and be responsible for the user experience; specific skills include Python, HTML, AJAX, database access and other modern Web 2.0 design elements. – Create tools in Python, SQL, Javascript to support scientific web portal, database, and analysis of data. – Design and implement information architecture, user interface, and functionality of web portals. – Assist with the development of online help facilities, training materials, and conduct periodic usability studies at gatherings of users, such as training courses and user conferences. *This position is a three-year limited term position with renewal possible.

Bachelor’s degree (4 years); 6 to 12 months experience

Candidate should be at lease a major Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Experience with and/or strong knowledge and interest in some or all of the following is preferred: Development skills in Python/Django or PHP, Javascript (jQuery,Bootstrap etc.), HTML/CSS and SQL. DBA and development skills in PostgreSQL, MySQL or any other DBMS. Web and application server administration skills with Apache or Nginx. System administration skills with Linux, MacOS X and Windows. Some programming experience outside of the academic environment is highly desired. Some experienced with OOP (C/C++), introduced to Python/PHP, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, and/or some sort of DBMS. Knowledge of NodeJS, Express, MongoDB, AngularJS is a plus. Should be able to work with revision control. Provide readable and thorough documentation in code. Code is structured properly to avoid unnecessary duplication, and split apart into sensible structures. Should test own code before commitment.

Excellent oral and written communication skills. The ability to pick up and learn general concepts and technologies quickly and independently. Excellent oral and written communication skills. The ability to pickup and learn general concepts and technologies quickly and independently. One-year minimum experience with: Database development, Web portal development (HTML/CSS, Javascript, Django, PHP etc.), Linux server administration. Two-years minimum experience with any programming language.

Application Instructions:
Applicants must submit a CV and Cover Letter.
To apply, visit: https://jobs.nd.edu/postings/19594


Open Rank Research Faculty position in the Center for Research Computing
University of Notre Dame: Notre Dame Research: Center for Research Computing
Location:  Notre Dame, IN; Open Date: Oct 7, 2019

The University of Notre Dame's Center for Research Computing (CRC) is expanding the scope of its quantum science and technology community to include quantum computing, and is looking for new research faculty with appropriate expertise. This new research faculty member is expected to pioneer the development of novel quantum computing applications in physics, engineering, and finance to create tools for increasing the efficiency of quantum computers, and to develop quantum algorithms and techniques to address new application areas.
With the Colleges of Science and Engineering, the CRC has established a partnership with the IBM Q Network, and is seeking a new research faculty member who wishes to collaborate in this quantum computing effort.
The CRC invites applications for a Research faculty position, without tenure, at the assistant or associate level with expertise in quantum computing paradigms, algorithms and applications.
We seek to attract, develop, and retain an excellent faculty member with a strong record and promising future. The CRC is interested in candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the University's academic community through their research and service, and especially take a leadership role in the CRC's initiatives in quantum computing.
The CRC at the University of Notre Dame is an innovative and multidisciplinary research environment that supports collaboration to facilitate multidisciplinary discoveries through advanced computation, software engineering, data analysis, and other digital research tools. The Center enhances the University's innovative applications of cyberinfrastructure, provides support for interdisciplinary research and education, and conducts computational research.
More information about the CRC can be found at: http://crc.nd.edu/

A PhD in computer science, quantum computing, quantum science or related field.
Ability to work in a multidisciplinary manner.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Application Instructions
Applicants must submit a CV, a research statement, and contact information for three professional references.
To apply, visit: apply.interfolio.com/69727


There is currently one open staff position within the CRC. 

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