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Maryland Cybersecurity Center, Senior Faculty Search
University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS)

The University of Maryland is seeking candidates for a senior faculty position in the Maryland Cybersecurity Center.

Founded in 2010, the Center has vibrant research and educational components involving over 25 faculty members from several academic departments across campus, including five hired in the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering over the past three years. The University of Maryland is also home to ACES, the nation’s first undergraduate honors program dedicated to cybersecurity. Candidates for the senior position are expected to be prominent researchers in the field of cybersecurity, defined broadly, with a strong publication and funding record.

The new hire will have a joint appointment in the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, as well as in the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies. The opening is for an appointment at the level of (tenured) Full Professor or (tenured) Associate Professor, depending on the level of experience.

The appointment can be effective as early as July 1, 2017.

Please apply online here (position number 121592). Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their applications by January 31, 2017.

Applications completed by January 31, 2017 will receive full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Faculty Specialist
University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS)

The University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS) seeks a faculty specialist. The position holder's responsibilities are to provide support for sponsored research activities in high performance computing (HPC), high throughput computing (HTC) and data intensive computing (DIC). Tasks will include, but are not limited to deployment and maintenance of the HPC/HTC/DIC resources/infrastructure, patching and maintenance of systems and applications, building highly customized software environments and interacting with other technical team members to support unique computing environments in UMIACS' 16 labs/centers.

Minimum qualifications:
-Bachelor of Science degree or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
-Minimum 2 years hands-on experience in supporting HPC resources
-Highly proficient software building skills
-Ability to establish strong working relationships with colleagues, faculty and staff
-Strong analytical and problem solving skills
-Excellent oral and written communications skills

The ideal candidate will have experience in SLURM, Hadoop and Condor computing platforms as well as integration experience with network-attached storage systems.

Please apply online here (position number 114052)

For best consideration, please apply by January 6, 2017.