High Performance Computing Specialist, SHARCNET/UOIT (Oshawa)

July 30, 2014 in HPC Jobs, HPC Jobs Ontario

University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) in partnership with the Shared Hierarchical Academic Research Computing Network (SHARCNET) is currently seeking a High-Performance Computing Technical Consultant, based out of UOIT. SHARCNET is a consortium of 18 universities and colleges operating a network of high-performance computer clusters across south western, central and northern Ontario.  SHARCNET is a partner organization of Compute Ontario and Compute Canada.  SHARCNET and these other organizations provide advanced computing resources and services for researchers.  See www.sharcnet.ca for more information.

Job Summary:

This position reports to the SHARCNET Technical Manager and is part of the technical team that provides HPC support across the consortium.  Locally, this position will report to the UOIT site lead.

For more information, or to apply, visit this link.

HPC Analyst – Research Scientist, IBM/SOSCIP (Toronto)

June 23, 2014 in HPC Jobs, HPC Jobs Ontario

Required:
• PhD in quantitative science, statistics or engineering (e.g. Mech or Electrical engineering, Computer Science, Astrophysics, Computational biology)
• Experience using and developing large-scale cloud-based data analytics tools such as R, SPSS, and Cognos
• experience and understanding scientific numerical codes, compilers, code optimization, Linux kernel & OS
• Proven knowledge of R, Fortran, C and or C++ under Linux/Unix
• Demonstrated communication skills, both written and verbal

Preferred:
• Experience in multi-disciplinary projects where team has a diverse set of domain expertise
• Experience working directly with clients and/or industry partners

Job Responsibilities:
• Assist research teams in making effective use of IBM Big Data software
• Install, upgrade and lead day-to-day operations for scientific infrastructure including mathematical software packages, libraries, visualization software

Work Locations
• Toronto, London, Oshawa, or Kingston

For more information, or to apply, see this web page.

Research Scientist, Amazon (Toronto)

April 20, 2014 in HPC Jobs, HPC Jobs Ontario

Basic Qualifications

· Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related technology field
· Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl
· 2+ years of experience in operations research or research science
· Ability to research, identify, evaluate, and implement potential changes to complex algorithms
· Familiar with fundamentals of statistics and data analysis
· Ability to find simple solutions to ambiguous large-scale problems
· Experience with production scheduling algorithms and optimization.
· Familiar with fundamentals of combinatorial optimization

To find out more about this job, or to apply, visit this web page.

HPC Systems Administrator (Toronto)

June 30, 2013 in HPC Jobs, HPC Jobs Ontario

Currently seeking a Senior LAMP Administrator for our valued client located downtown Toronto. As the Senior LAMP Administrator, you will be responsible for configuring, monitoring and maintaining two High Performance Cluster (HPC) environments. Additionally, as the Senior LAMP Administrator, you will be responsible for ensuring that all servers and related storage systems operate at optimum levels. Due to the close contact you will have with internal groups consisting of Scientists and Researchers, the prime candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. The Senior LAMP Administrator should be comfortable working independently and collaboratively within a team environment, should be vocal in bringing solutions to table discussions, as should be willing to work flexible hours.

For more information and to apply, see this website.