Job Number: 1800008A
Category: Information Technology
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 245101 - Bioinformatics
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field OR B.S. with demonstrated experience in software development projects. Four (4) years post-graduation experience in software development.

Job Duties

  • Oversees and contributes to the implementation of computer code for scientific software packages, both in individual assignments and in team efforts with multiple developers.
  • Formulates code design specifications of scientific software packages using state-of-the-art programming languages.
  • Analyzes, curates, and debugs codes written by other programmers and scientists.
  • Redesigns the logic of codes written by other programmers and scientists.
  • Evaluates, analyzes and integrates existing commercial and open-source software solutions with tailored in-house software solutions.
  • Formulates data models and oversees their implementation in databases using state-of-the-art languages to access databases.
  • Oversees the integration of scientific software packages with database solutions.
  • Designs and evaluates user interfaces to scientific software packages.
  • Designs and evaluates web- and app-interfaces to scientific software packages.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Develop and implement innovative and complex solutions for HPC research, ensuring that upgrades and changes comply with established guidelines and processes
  • Lead BioHPC technical efforts in one or more areas of HPC technologies such as job schedulers, high performance interconnects, parallel filesystems, cybersecurity, cluster management, VM infrastructure, networking, performance tuning, support of scientific applications, or data center planning
  • Lead group projects to implement and deploy new technologies and services
  • Design and Develop high performance web applications
  • Diagnose and resolve difficult problems in the configuration, tuning, and management of the HPC systems
  • Research, evaluate, and develop new technologies
  • Provide project management leadership and technical guidance to other team members
  • Apply in-depth HPC and Linux expertise to collaborate with stakeholders across IT and domain disciplines to expand HPC use in support of world class, cutting-edge scientific research

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; gender, including sexual harassment; age; disability; citizenship; and veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.