HPC Applications Programmer- 100% Remote

at General Dynamics Information Technology in Bangor, Maine, United States

Job Description

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Public Trust/Other Required: NACLC (T3)

Job Family: Software Development

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on an Applications Programmer joining our team to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Weather and Climate Operational Supercomputer System (WCOSS) in College Park, MD (or potential for 100% remote.)

WCOSS provides NOAA the operational High Performance Computing (HPC) resources essential to process sophisticated numerical models used to predict and understand atmospheric and oceanic phenomena for weather and climate operational use. Operating 24/7, the next 10-year WCOSS program will deliver significant computational capability that will evolve over time to keep pace with NOAA’s growing environmental modeling needs.

We are looking for individuals to join GDIT’s team to deploy, operate and support leading-edge technology for WCOSS. Specific technology training will be provided.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity.

In this role, a typical day will include:

+ Devising or modifying procedures to solve complex problems in the HPC environment, considering items such as HPC computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.

+ Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents.


+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 10+ years of experience working in a HPC environment.

+ Experience with HPC parallel applications, tuning and optimization.

+ Experience with various programming and scripting languages including MPI, OpenMP, FORTRAN, etc.

+ Knowledge of various HPC architectures, processors, compilers and libraries.

+ Good communication skills to identify and resolve problems.

+ Team spirit and willingness to work in teams to maintain operational performance.


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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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Job Posting: JC194566802

Posted On: Oct 10, 2021

Updated On: Dec 01, 2021