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Description

Job ID: 45451
Systems Engineer – Scientific User Support
Systems Engineers are sought to join an ambitious, well-funded interdisciplinary research group based in New York City.  These hires will provide software and infrastructure support that is critical to our research effort and involves close collaboration with our world-class team of chemists, biologists, and computer scientists.  Responsibilities could include installing and troubleshooting software, scripting and developing biomolecular simulation and analysis workflows, maintaining and improving documentation, and helping us support the broader scientific community by publishing data, software, and tutorials.  This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the development of transformative technology within a dynamic, interdisciplinary environment.

Systems Engineer – Scientific User Support Qualifications
BSc, MS, or Ph.D. in computer science or related relevant field.
Background or deep interest in scientific research and experience using Python to script and automate scientific workflows.
Working knowledge of computational chemistry software is preferred.
Demonstrated track record of improving past work environments, including the maintenance and improvement of documentation.
Familiarity with Linux/UNIX operating systems.
Experience with Python or other Shell scripting.
Excellent communication skills, extremely detail-oriented, and committed to providing superb user support.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.

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