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Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Appointee-Data-Driven Optimization and Algorithms in Lemont, Illinois

Postdoctoral Appointee-Data-Driven Optimization and Algorithms

Requisition Number: 407055 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: MCS-Mathematics and Computer Science

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Not Indicated

Level (Grade): 700 Shift: 8:30 - 5:00

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Postdoctoral position in the areas of optimization, applied mathematics, and scientific computing. This position is connected with the recently awarded DOE Early Career Research Program “Data-Driven Optimization under Uncertainty: Parallel Algorithms and Solver”. Candidate will address software/algorithm development and/or theory in areas of interest to the applied mathematics and numerical software group.

Candidates will possess a Doctorate Degree before starting in this role. Candidates should have expertise in one or more of the following: Robust optimization, stochastic optimization, and dynamic programming; Linear/nonlinear/integer programming and Parallel and distributed computing algorithms for scientific and high-performance computing. Also required is considerable knowledge in one or more of the following areas: modeling, algorithms, and software development in numerical optimization. Good proficiency levels in scientific programming languages (e.g., C, C++) are also required. Experience with Julia, parallel computing, large-scale computational science, energy systems and/or environmental applications is a plus.

The application must include a curriculume vita; list of publications, abstracts, and significant presentations; and the names and addresses of three references, other than Argonne staff, who can attest to the candidate's ability and potential.

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