Please note that this is a 50% part-time position through 05/31/2022. This may be extended based on the needs of the department.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 04/18/19 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 04/29/19. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
The Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department embodies the university's tradition of excellence as a world-class leader in computer science and engineering education and research. Ranked in the top 20 nationwide, the department is dedicated to research, education and overall excellence.
CSE has approximately 60+ faculty FTE, 20+ professional researchers, 45+ staff in career/casual titles, 300+ tutors, and 135+ TAs. There are approximately 1,800 undergraduate students enrolled in 4 majors, with annual enrollments of 27,000+. The department has a graduate education program involving over 700 students (240 PhDs and 500 Master's).
OpenROAD:To remove barriers of cost, time and expertise to hardware design, OpenROAD is a multi-institution project that seeks to develop open-source, machine learning-enabled electronic chip design automation tools for 24-hour, no-human-in-the-loop hardware layout generation across IC, package and printed circuit board domains.
ABKGroup (UCSD VLSI CAD and Applied Algorithmics Lab):UCSD ABK Group typically has 8-10 M.S. and Ph.D. students, along with 1-2 industry or academic visitors. Research support is from DARPA, NSF, and industry. Research foci include IC physical design, IC performance modeling and estimation, design margin reduction and signoff, design for manufacturability, machine learning "in and around" IC design, development of open-source EDA software, and development of nascent infrastructure and standards for the semiconductor design industry.
Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI), the Project Manager contributes to new and ongoing research projects and programs. The incumbent provides recommendations and guidelines involving programs/initiatives. The incumbent participates in administrative/research policy and program project planning and development.
The Project Manager applies professional concepts to conduct analytical studies or projects of moderate scope and complexity to address a variety of policy, research and procedural issues. The incumbent fully analyzes issues and problems, gathers data and information, compiles project reports, finds and evaluates alternatives and makes sound recommendations.
Using subject matter knowledge, the incumbent collects and prepares information for use in discussions, meetings of internal and external constituents. The Project Manager organizes and prioritizes reports and information requests for timely completion. The incumbent coordinates relations with faculty, staff, students, private industry, and government organizations, including multiple sub-awardees in industry and academia.
Additional duties may include planning large research group events including technical coordination of demonstrations; performing high-level administrative support for special projects and programs of a complex nature, and curating website content for the lab.
Occasional evenings and weekends may be required. Overtime may be required.
Please submit a cover letter for a complete application.
Demonstrated project management experience and working knowledge of applicable policy analysis techniques.
Experience in working effectively in an international and multicultural setting. Ability to interact professionally with national and international guests and university figures.
Proven experience in coordinating logistics for meetings, events, seminars and/or research conferences. Experience making travel arrangements and processing expense reimbursements.
Excellent skills to edit and proofread material for accuracy and completeness. Knowledge of proper grammar, spelling, punctuation, sentence construction and formatting styles. Ability to edit for stylistic consistency, logical organization, rational development of content, and ensuring technical accuracy.
Demonstrated experience working on proposals, grants, or similar documents that require following guidelines, a specified format, within a tight time frame.
Strong ability to analyze, research and synthesize large amounts of data with strong attention to detail. Skill in researching compiling, organizing, interpreting and selecting data and material
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 8 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom - life is their laboratory. UC San Diego's rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and five graduate and professional schools. The university's award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs.