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Postdoctoral Assistant in Scientific Computing

Applications for this vacancy closed on 2 July 2018 at 12:00PM
We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Scientific
Computing to join AstroAccelerate project at the Department of Engineering
Science Oxford e-Research Centre. The post is funded by STFC and ERC and is
fixed-term to 31 March 2019.



The postholder will be a member of the scientific computing group based at the
Oxford e-Research Centre. They will work on the AstroAccelerate project that
focuses on developing GPU accelerated software for processing time-domain
radio astronomy data in real-time. Their primary responsibility will be to
manage our existing C++ library, incorporate new code (written in c and CUDA)
into it and upgrade some existing code to C++ according to agreed coding
standards. They would also be responsible for maintaining documentation and
web presentation of the project. The postholder will be responsible for
communication regarding the libraries development within the group and with
external contributors.



You should hold a PhD/DPhil or be near completion in
physics/mathematics/computer science or a related subject together with
relevant experience. Possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline
to work within established research programmes and excellent communication
skills, including the ability to write for publication, present research
proposals and results, and represent the research group at meetings. Whilst
the role is a Grade 7 position, we would be willing to consider candidates
with potential but less experience who are seeking a development opportunity
(candidates holding a relevant degree/Masters and working on PhD/DPhil), for
which an initial appointment would be at Grade 6 (£28,098 - £33,518 p.a.) with
the responsibilities adjusted accordingly. This would be discussed with
applicants at interview/appointment where appropriate



Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Wes Armour using the email address
below.



Further information can be found at: www.eng.ox.ac.uk/jobs/home



You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement,
including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past
experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the
details of two referees as part of your online application.



Only online applications received before 12.00 midday on Monday 2 July 2018
can be considered.



The Department holds an Athena Swan Bronze award, highlighting its commitment
to promoting women in Science, Engineering and Technology.

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We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Scientific Computing to join AstroAccelerate project at the Department of Engineering Science Oxford e-Research Centre. The post is funded by STFC and ERC and is fixed-term to 31 March 2019.


The postholder will be a member of the scientific computing group based at the Oxford e-Research Centre. They will work on the AstroAccelerate project that focuses on developing GPU accelerated software for processing time-domain radio astronomy data in real-time. Their primary responsibility will be to manage our existing C++ library, incorporate new code (written in c and CUDA) into it and ...

We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Scientific
Computing to join AstroAccelerate project at the Department of Engineering
Science Oxford e-Research Centre. The post is funded by STFC and ERC and is
fixed-term to 31 March 2019.



The postholder will be a member of the scientific computing group based at the
Oxford e-Research Centre. They will work on the AstroAccelerate project that
focuses on developing GPU accelerated software for processing time-domain
radio astronomy data in real-time. Their primary responsibility will be to
manage our existing C++ library, incorporate new code (written in c and CUDA)
into it and ...
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