Job: U of WY Cyberinfrastructure Analyst

February 19, 2016

University of Wyoming
Cyberinfrastructure Analyst, position 7875

The University of Wyoming seeks to hire a cyberinfrastructure analyst to work with University faculty and infrastructure
providers to fully exploit the current and planned capabilities of our research computing infrastructure.

This person would work within the Advanced Research Computing Center (ARCC) group and participate in the national dialog on research cyberinfrastructure within the NSF’s CC*DNI program and the Mountain West’s Rocky Mountain Advanced Computing Consortium (RMACC).

The incumbent will provide an ombudsman role within the University connecting with researchers, providing training materials and sessions, acting as liaison with University and National infrastructure providers and serve on planning and design committees as needed.

The ideal candidate will have excellent technical and English communications skills (written and verbal), familiarity with the
American research university environment, and excellent problem solving and critical reasoning skills.

In depth knowledge of data flows, data transport mechanisms, networking, and data intensive computing is highly desirable.

Interested candidates should apply at:
for position 7875.

The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West.

Wyoming is investing in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach.

The University of Wyoming embraces the perspective that modern discovery is a blend of theory, experiment and scientific

Cyberinfrastructure at UW is world-class and includes a robust community of computational researchers in many disciplines, high throughput connections to Internet2 and the nation’s research networks, access to computational and data resources at the NCAR Wyoming Supercomputing Center, significant local computational and data resources, and a support team devoted to enabling research and discovery.

For more information about UW’s Cyberinfrastructure see

The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and is a cultural center for the state.

Located on a high plain between the Laramie and Snowy Range mountain ranges, Laramie has more than 300 days of sunshine a year and is near year-round outdoor activities that include skiing, hiking, camping, bicycling, fishing and climbing.

The University of Wyoming is an Equal Employment 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 protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law and University policy.

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We conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment.

Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of the background check.

Applicants with disabilities may request accommodation to complete the application and selection process.

Please notify Human Resources at least three (3) working days prior to the date of need.