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Applies skills as a seasoned, experienced IT research professional. Uses computational, computer science, data science, and CI software research and development principles, with relevant domain science knowledge where applicable, along with professional programming concepts. Develops and optimizes a variety of computational, data science, and CI research tools and components. Performs research on current and future HPC, data, and CI technologies, hardware and software projects.
Provides statistical and data analysis support to the Adolescent Brain and Cognitive Development (ABCD) study consortium in terms of data quality control, multivariate outlier detection, descriptive data analyses, inferential data analyses, and programming and disseminating these reports to data users in the consortium on an ongoing basis.
Will require expert programming using the R statistical language, handling and processing of large datasets, and the creation of professional-level data reports. Work closely with investigators in the ABCD Coordinating Center (ABCD CC) and the Data Analysis and Informatics Core (ABCD DAIC) to proactively identify data issues and solutions as well as respond to requests from the consortium for data quality control and analysis concerns.
Advanced knowledge and experience with R statistical programming language, including ability to present complex results from such analyses in professional-quality reports and manuscripts.
Advanced skills and experience in mathematical statistics, including Bayesian inference, longitudinal data analysis, and multi-level modeling.
Demonstrated experience in producing publishable manuscripts and communicating complex concepts and analyses to non-expert researchers.
Demonstrated ability to contribute research and technical content to grant proposals.
Advanced skills, and experience associated with one or more of the following: HPC hardware and software power and performance analysis and research, design, modification, Implementation and deployment of HPC or data science or CI applications and tools.
Demonstrated ability to regularly interface with management.
Proven skills and experience in independently resolving broad computing/data/CI problems using introductory and/or intermediate principles.
Self-motivated and works independently and as part of a team. Able to learn effectively and meet deadlines.
Thorough experience working in a complex computing/data/CI environment encompassing all or some of the following: HPC, data science infrastructure and tools/software, and diverse domain science application base.
Demonstrated ability to successfully work on multiple concurrent projects.
Proven ability to understand research computing/data/CI needs, mapping use cases to requirements and how systems/software/infrastructure can support those needs and meet the requirements. Ability to develop and implement such solutions.
Demonstrated broad experience in one or more of the following: optimizing, benchmarking, HPC performance and power modeling, analyzing hardware, software, and applications for HPC/data/ CI.
Strong effective communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization and to external research and education audiences.
Demonstrated experience and ability to collaborate effectively with all levels of staff; technical, students, faculty and administrators
Job offer is contingent upon a satisfactory clearance based on background check results.
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