Join the Materials Design Team
The MedeA software package developed by Materials Design is the leading environment for the atomistic simulation of materials. MedeA enables professional, day-to-day deployment of atomic-scale and nano-scale computations for materials engineering, optimization, and discovery. In MedeA, world-class simulation engines are integrated with elaborate property prediction modules, experimental databases, structure builders and analysis tools, all in one user-friendly environment.
Support and Application Scientist
San Diego, CA
We are seeking a Support and Application Scientist with expertise in first-principles methods and high-performance computing to join our dynamic and growing team in San Diego, CA!
What Your Job Will Be Like
Daily duties may include:
Provide scientific support for customers and prospects in using the MedeA® software environment to solve their research and development problems
Provide technical support for customers and prospects on installing and configuring the MedeA® software environmenton their computing resources
Prepare presentation and training materials and conduct on-line and on-site presentations and trainings for customers and prospects
Participate in software development and/or contract research activities
Qualifications We Require
PhD in physics, chemistry, materials science, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science/engineering, or related discipline with a focus in first principles methods
Experience with high-performance computing platforms, parallel computing (multi-core and many-core), and cluster management
A resourceful and creative person with excellent interpersonal skills and attention to details who thrives on helping others solve problems
A record of publication of results in peer-reviewed journals and external presentations at scientific conferences
Qualifications We Desire
Experience with the MedeA® software environment, or at least one of the following packages: VASP, LAMMPS, GIBBS, MOPAC, and Gaussian
Experience with software development and shell scripting
Experience with kinetic Monte Carlo, quantum Monte Carlo, machine learning, coarse-grained methods, or phase field methods is a plus
Active in scientific forums and mailing lists
This position is a full-time position based in San Diego, CA, U.S.
We offer competitive compensation and benefits including:
30 days of PTO per year
Flexible working arrangements including telecommuting is possible
Legal authorization to work in the United States required.
How to Apply
Please send your cover letter and resume in one pdf document to email@example.com with the subject of “Support and Application and Scientist: your name”