12572 - n.3 Scientific Software Developers applied to Machine Learning

Lecce, Lecce, Italy
Full Time
ASC GOCO
Entry Level
CMCC Position
n.3 Scientific Software Developers applied to Machine Learning
Junior/Senior Research associate; Post-doc; Junior Scientist
Deadline: May 31st, 2024


ABOUT US
CMCC Foundation is a cross-cutting scientific research center on climate change and its interactions with the environment, society, the world of business, and policymakers. Our work aims to stimulate sustainable growth, protect the environment, and develop strategies for the adaptation and mitigation of climate change. CMCC's core objective is to conduct cutting-edge science, to train the next generation of scientists at both national and international levels, and to be a beacon for climate modelling.

CMCC pursues fundamental and applied science with utmost scientific integrity, prioritizing data-driven science and providing data, information, and research results that can support informed public debate and decision-making processes. To achieve climate research objectives at the highest international standards, we invest in training all our talents, and strive to create a workplace where everyone can excel.

At CMCC you will find a strong, professional environment. Join an inclusive community that values diversity, where every voice is heard and respected. Help foster a culture of innovation and societal change, where individuals from all backgrounds can thrive and succeed.


WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Our Advanced Scientific Computing (ASC) and Global Coastal Ocean (GOCO) Divisions are looking for 3 new positions of Scientific Software Developer, responsible for supporting the ASC and GOCO Division in the design, development, and deployment of AI-based applications for climate science, especially related to data-driven ocean forecasting.

To learn more about this opportunity and submit your application, please refer to the following:


ROLE
The Scientific Software Developers applied to Machine Learning report to the ASC and GOCO Directors and are responsible for supporting the ASC and GOCO Division in the design, development, and deployment of AI-based applications for climate science, especially related to data-driven ocean forecasting.


REQUIREMENTS
  • M.Sc. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent fields
  • Experience in Data Science (DS), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL). An added value would be experience in climate and ocean science applications.
  • Advanced knowledge in scientific Python programming.
  • Experience with well-known tools and software libraries for DS, ML and DL (e.g., numpy, pandas, xarray, scikit-learn, matplotlib etc.).
  • Experience with at least one DL framework (e.g., TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, etc.).
  • Knowledge of HPC and distributed environments, as well as training massive DL models with such environments.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team.
  • Good knowledge of the English language.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS:
  • Strong problem-solving attitude
  • High motivation to learn
  • Experience in managing NetCDF and ZARR data.
  • Contributing to scientific paper production.

DURATION, COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
  • Please note that this opportunity will be issued both internally and externally.
  • The Developers will be based in Lecce CMCC office.
  • The appointment period will be initially of n°12-24 months starting from June 2024, renewable for n°12 months additional months pending a positive evaluation. The gross annual salary range is from 25 to 40K Euros, depending on qualification and working experience.
  • Welfare package.
  • Flexible working time as per internal policies.
  • Remote working from Europe is considered as an option.
  • Support during the immigration process, if needed.

PROTECTED CATEGORY
Belonging to legally protected categories (ex L. 68/99) will constitute a preferential condition.
Some fiscal benefits could be applied for repatriated workers or foreign researchers/professors, having the requirements defined by Dlgs 147/2015 (for repatriates) or Dl 78/2010 (for foreigners).
CMCC is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, familial status, and other legally protected characteristics. Please omit from your CV any data you or we might consider discriminatory.
This job announcement is an invitation to express interest in the above-mentioned CMCC Position.
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We will keep your information on file for up to 1 year.

Applicants responding to this posting declare that they have read, understood and agreed to the Official Rule for the CMCC Personnel recruitment".

We will keep your information on file for up to 1 year.

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