System One Services Senior Scientific Programmer/Analyst – Neuroscience / Neuroimaging in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Scientific Programmer/Analyst – Neuroscience / NeuroimagingBoston, MA




Category:Information Technology

Job ID:90641

Date Posted:05/18/2017

Our university client is looking for someone to lead the technical aspects of Research Computing services and service components related to consulting, training, scientific application package support, and the development, porting, and optimization of research computing software focused on computational neuroscience, neuroimaging, neuroengineering, and synthetic biology.In addition you will serve as the primary support contact for faculty and graduate students working in the above areas particularly those located in the Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering (CILSE) on complex projects and issues which require in depth knowledge of the multiple technical areas, as well as the core computational research tools which they utilize. Work directly with faculty and other academic stakeholders to assess needs and recommend solutions as a representative of the Research Computing team. Coordinate with Desktop Support and other IT groups to ensure the most efficient and effective solutions to researcher’s computing needs. Requirements

  • Masters or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • PhD preferred. Strong analytical skills required with an ability to manage multiple projects and deliverables.

  • Extensive knowledge of numerical methods, computational methodologies, neuroimaging and computational neuroscience software packages.

  • Experience with fMRI analysis and constructing and optimizing analysis pipelines.

  • Fluency in multiple programming languages (including MATLAB, R, Python, and C), using and scripting for Linux clusters, and the ability to quickly learn new programming languages and tools as required.

  • Extensive experience with supporting life sciences research including neuroscience and neuroimaging research on clusters is required.

  • Excellent communication skills, and the ability to work well both independently as well as in a team. Five to eight years of related experience.

This is a full time, on-site role, so no relocation or visa sponsorship will be offered at this time.

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