ACER is hiring (Computational Scientist)

ACER seeks an enthusiastic computational scientist to join our impactful team and advance scientific discovery

The University of Illinois at Chicago is growing (ranked 1st in diversity in the Midwest, top 25 public university, top 10 best value, and many more). Our research portfolio is rapidly expanding and is above $400M annually. Recently, UIC played a critical role in the COVID-19 vaccine and drug trials. Advanced Cyberinfrastructure for Education and Research (ACER) is responsible for delivering cyberinfrastructure (e.g., HPC, AI, Cloud, Data Lake) and consulting services to over 3000 researchers, and we are rapidly growing our team of engineers, computational scientists, and data scientists.

ACER seeks an enthusiastic computational scientist to join our impactful team and advance scientific discovery. If you are looking for an inclusive environment that provides challenges, learning opportunities, and work-life balance, then this opportunity is for you to consider. We also support our staff’s pursuit of further education through UIC's significant tuition waiver benefit. ACER also encourages staff exploration of emerging technologies such as deep learning, blockchain, IoT, and quantum.

This position works closely with researchers to help evaluate their research computation needs, recommend novel computational methods and work with the team to develop solutions to meet research needs. Works closely with the Director of ACER to build strong relationships with our users and communicate their needs effectively.

If you are interested in joining us, please see the full job listing and apply here.