ACER is hiring (Senior or Lead HPC Engineer)

ACER seeks a qualified Sr. or Lead HPC Engineer 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 COVID19 vaccine and drug trials. The 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 a qualified Sr. or Lead HPC Engineer 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 will provide leadership, expertise, and support to build and manage world-class HPC and AI platforms. This role will collaborate with others on the team to develop novel solutions to meet UIC's research needs either via on-prem resources or cloud environments. Works closely with the Director of ACER to build strong relationships with our users and communicate their needs effectively.

Salary range for a Sr Engineer with 1 year of HPC experience: $85,000-$105,000.
Salary range for a Lead Engineer with 5 years of HPC experience: $105,000-$130,000.

Hybrid and flexible work schedules available.

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