$250K — $500K+*
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusive excellence that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusive excellence as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.
The Institute for Computational and Data Sciences (ICDS) is seeking a Chief Architect (CA) for our ICDS Advanced CyberInfrastructure, called “Roar”. This position will be an integral contributor to a fast-paced and growing team of specialists supported by an exciting $60 million Penn State investment in research cyberinfrastructure. Penn State’s elite researchers use our high-performance research cloud to solve real-world problems by conducting simulations, data mining, and other high-performance computing operations. With ICDS, you will have the opportunity to accelerate this groundbreaking work.
As Chief Architect, you will create and maintain an architectural roadmap for the Institute focusing on the future of ICDS; 18 months to 5 years out. The Chief Architect will engage with researchers and staff at Penn State and other institutions, and industry-leading technical experts, such as chief technology officers, to:
This roadmap includes the expansion of the existing ICDS Roar cyberinfrastructure such as our ICDS' High-Performance Research Cloud Initiative (HPRC) to provide a hybrid architecture for on-premises and external cloud bursting of research workflows.
In addition to creating and maintaining our ICDS Roar Roadmap, the Chief Architect will work with ICDS leadership to:
Some travel is expected with this position.
Typically requires a Master's degree or higher in an Engineering of Science Discipline
Fifteen (15) years of related experience is required
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Experience should include:
Valid through: 11/13/2021