R&D Software Engineer IV
Posting Number: req7197
Department: School of Information
Location: Main Campus
Address: Tucson, AZ USA
The R&D Software Engineer IV will take the role of developer of software supporting multiple projects funded by DARPA and other agencies in the Machine Learning for Artificial Intelligence Lab. Research in the lab is inherently interdisciplinary and includes active collaboration with diverse researchers in applied science domains. Expected contributions to ongoing projects include supporting original research aimed at developing models and algorithms, software architecture design and contributing to the lab software codebase, contributing to project management and coordinating software development with postdocs, graduates and undergraduate students contributing to the lab. Initial focus of the work will be on the development of the Program Analysis pipeline of the AutoMATES system (https://ml4ai.github.io/automates/).
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
- Contribute to the design, implementation and maintenance of multiple large-scale software architectures, contributing to a shared project code base, and including integration of and with other research code from sources outside the lab (other research groups, open source software, etc.)
- Engage in and promote professional software design practices within the lab, including design, implementation and running of unit tests, code documentation, and code reviews
- Support the design and execution of software experiments, including using the UA High Performance Computing facility and other lab HPC resources. These generally include multi-CPU and GPU clusters
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through professional level experience required
- Minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience required
- Master's degree in Computer Science or related field
Full Time/Part Time: Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 20
Job FTE: 0.50
Work Calendar: Fiscal
Job Category: Research
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Rate of Pay: DOE
Compensation Type: salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)
Career Stream and Level
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Contact Information for Candidates
Associate Professor, School of Information
Open Until Filled: Yes
Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter
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