30/07/2019

PostDoc position in HPC Graph Analytics with ARM Research


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer scienceComputer architecture
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    22/01/2020 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Italy › Bozen
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined
  • JOB STATUS
    Negotiable

The Laboratory for Advanced Computing and Systems (LACS) of the Computer Science Faculty at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano is looking for an enthusiastic and highly qualified PostDoc to work on a research project called "SPGAS: Smart and Parallel Graph Analytics System" in collaboration with several international partners including ARM ltd, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and University of Trento.

The project aims at designing efficient and scalable parallel graph analytics suitable to run on ARM-based computing systems.

Successful candidates will have a strong background in computer science, mathematics, parallel computing, and/or computer systems.

Minimum requirements for successful candidates:

  • PhD in high-performance computing, computer science, mathematics, physics, electrical engineering, or equivalent
  • Premier HPC conferences publications, such as SC, PPoPP, IPDPS, HPDC
  • Strong C/C++ knowledge and experience in software development
  • Understanding of CPU parallel architectures
  • Familiarity with OpenMP and MPI and parallel programming models

Desirable Skills

  • Understanding of ARM architectures and vectorization techniques
  • Knowledge of graph/hypergraphs and linear algebra algorithms
  • Strong knowledge on the parallelization of irregular applications (e.g, graph analytics, sparse linear algebra)
  • Familiarity with parallel data partitioning methods

Applicants need to be proficient in written and spoken English.

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive salary for senior PostDoc (29K per year).
  • Meal vouchers
  • VISA and Social Security procedure support
  • Flexitime

Contract

  • Where: Bozen, Italy
  • Duration: 1-year renewable
    *Start Date: By the end of 2019
  • contact: flavio[dot] vella[at]unibz [dot] it - filippo[dot]spiga[at]arm[dot]com

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EURAXESS offer ID: 432954
Posting organisation offer ID: 11005

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