We are seeking a back-end Scientific Software Engineer to join our Intangible Realities Laboratory at CiTIUS | Centro Singular de Investigación en Tecnoloxías Intelixentes da USC in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. In this role, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining high-performance cloud computing systems and molecular simulation software, as well as mentoring and training junior members of the team. The ideal candidate will have expertise in parallel programming strategies for multi-threaded CPU and GPU applications, as well as a strong working knowledge of tools such as Docker, gRPC, continuous integration, and version control.
Expertise in parallel programming strategies for multi-threaded CPU and GPU applications.
Experience with cloud computing platforms such as AWS, Google Cloud, or Azure.
Strong programming skills in Rust, C++, Python, or other scientific computing languages.
Significant previous experience of independent research (or transferable skills gained from professional or clinical experience combined with some experience or an awareness of the research environment)
High-level analytical skills.
High level of proficiency in using integrated development environments, and also source management tools like Github.
Experience in managing agile development workflows, software lifecycles, and leading technical teams.
Experience with cloud deployment procedures such as Docker & Terraform.
Ability to work independently towards pre-defined goals: to devise, review and deliver complex projects.
Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team.
Proficient English Speaker.
Familiarity with scientific visualization and data analysis.
Proficiency with molecular dynamics visualization tools like VMD, pyMol, etc.
Experience in designing and maintaining virtual reality-enabled simulation codes.
Database management systems such as MySQL or PostgreSQL.
Familiarity with the Rust programming language.