High Performance Computing (HPC) Computational Scientist Lead
Company: General Dynamics Information Technology
Posted on: January 26, 2023
**Type of Requisition:** Regular
**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** Secret
**Public Trust/Other Required:** None
**Job Family:** Scientists
At GDIT, people are our differentiator.
We are looking for an HPC (High Performance Computing) Lead Staff
Scientist to join our team at our ERDC location. The team is
working in a hybrid environment, primarily virtual but with
occasional office requirements for work that cannot be completed
virtually. Location: Engineer Research and Development Center
(ERDC) Vicksburg, MS
We are a part of the Department of Defense (DoD) High Performance
Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) User Productivity
Enhancement and Training (PET) initiative. PET enhances the
capability and productivity of the HPCMP community through
training, collaboration, tool and software development, and
You will lead a team of computational experts representing a
critical mass of expertise in key areas of support for the HPCMP.
These teams provide deep technical expertise in HPC that can be
applied to a diverse range of scientific disciplines.
Our teams provide deep technical expertise in HPC that can be
applied to a diverse range of scientific disciplines. Sample areas
include computational fluid dynamics (CFD); computational
structural mechanics (CSM); computational electromagnetics and
acoustics (CEA); forces modeling and simulation (FMS); integrated
modeling and test environments (IMT); autonomy; application
preparation for emerging HPC hardware; high-performance data
analytics (HPDA); and physics informed machine learning
(ML)/Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Duties may include the following;
Works with HPCMP centers leadership, customers, and DoD
stakeholders to identify potential multidisciplinary efforts.
Leads and/or participates on appropriate teams as part of the
Facilitates the process by which efforts are presented for
consideration to the Government.
Champions and initiates major efforts and may serve as principal
Analyze problems, identifies requirements, and develops workplans
to apply theoretical techniques to develop tools and software.
Help provide the day-to-day leadership needed for technical team
Qualifications and skills should include the following:
PhD in a technical or scientific field required.
8 years of HPC-related experience preferred. (flexible for strong
Development and/or application experience with one or more
prominent simulation codes is preferred.
Expertise with multiple common scientific computing programming
languages and programming models (e.g. Python, Julia)
Expertise with legacy scientific computing programming languages
(e.g., C, C++, Fortran).
Experience with Linux on large scale systems.
Extensive knowledge of HPC and parallel programming techniques
(e.g. MPI, OpenMP), in multiple physical science domains.
4+ years of experience with science or engineering programs.
Must be a US citizen and be eligible for a DoD secret
Active DoD Secret clearance preferred.
COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate
applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of
its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however,
GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully
vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend
on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex
government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country.
We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance
critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest
in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today
is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground,
beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering
the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services
needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or
any other protected class.
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