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Brookhaven National Laboratory Computational Scientist in Upton, New York

Computational Scientist
Job ID 2246 Date posted 03/10/2021

Brookhaven National Laboratory ( delivers discovery science and transformative technology to power and secure the nation's future. Brookhaven Lab is a multidisciplinary laboratory with seven Nobel Prize-winning discoveries, 37 R&D 100 Awards, and more than 70 years of pioneering research. The Lab is primarily supported by the U.S. Department;of Energy's (DOE) Office of Science. Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA) operates and manages the Laboratory for DOE. BSA is a partnership between Battelle and The Research Foundation for the State University of New York on behalf of Stony Brook University.

Position Description

This position is available in the laboratory of Shantenu Jha, a recipient of the Gordon Bell Special Prize for COVID-19 research related work -

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Experience with High-Performance Computing --- principles, practice, programming and performance analysis
Strong Software Engineering Skills
Experience with Scientific Workflows and Resource Management
Help develop application and HPC middleware software frameworks.
Contribute to interdisciplinary and community software development team.
Promote the research results through scholarly publications and presentations at leading conferences
Lead or participate in the development of related research proposals.
Promote collaborative research with interdisciplinary research team
Develop frameworks and libraries for high-Performance computing and Machine
Learning applications. Integrate frameworks and libraries with scientific
applications on DOE Leadership Facilities.

Position Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
PhD in Computer Science/Engineering, Statistics, Applied Math or related discipline
Experience in successful and modern software design and development and lifestyle methods.
Python and C programming experience
Experience working in multidisciplinary scientific collaboration
Track record of producing high quality software on schedule
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Appreciation for a range of scientific domains: high-energy physics, bimolecular, climate sciences, etc.
Experience working in inter-disciplinary teams
A degree in CS/CE in high-performance computing
Experience in system software design and implementation ofscalable systems
Moderate domestic and foreign travel

Other Information:
At Brookhaven National Laboratory we believe that a comprehensive employee benefits program is an important and meaningful part of the compensation employees receive. Our benefits program includes, but is not limited to:
Medical Plans
Dental Plans
Life Insurance
401(k) Plan
Retirement Plan
Swimming Pool, Weight Room, Tennis Courts, and many other employee perks and benefits
Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) is an equal opportunity employer that values inclusion and diversity at our Lab.We are committed to ensuring that all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a veteran, disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

BNL takes affirmative action in support of its policy and to advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Brookhaven employees are subject to restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Talent Recruitment Programs, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486.1A. You will be asked to disclose any such participation at the time of hire for review by Brookhaven. The full text of the Order may be found at: