USCâs Information Sciences Institute (ISI), a unit of the universityâs Viterbi School of Engineering, is a world leader in the research and development of advanced artificial intelligence, information processing, computing, cybersecurity, and communications technologies. ISIâs 400 faculty, professional staff and graduate students carry out extraordinary information sciences research at three distinct locations - Marina Del Rey, CA; Arlington, VA; and Waltham, MA.
*This position is located in Marina del Rey, CA.*
Information Sciences Institute (ISI) seeks a Senior Computer Scientist.
This position will play a key role within a distributed project team carrying out network, systems, and cyber-security research.
Apply your technical and domain specific knowledge to design, develop, implement, and participate in test and evaluation of novel technical solutions.
Define and implement architectures and systems for a multi-facility testbed system
Develop large distributed system around a continuous integration and testing workflow approach. Use GitLab CI and work within a Â virtual testing platform, to deploy and test complex distributed systems in representative network environments.
Applies computer science principles and concepts in planning, coordinating and executing research objectives
Provide research support on problems of diverse scope
Execute research projects in collaboration with others
Qualified candidates for this position must be willing and eligible to obtain and maintain SECRET clearance and access. According to U.S. Government regulations, ONLY U.S. Citizens are eligible for a security clearance. Current TS or TS/SCI clearance is a plus.
The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
Minimum Education: Doctorate, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum educationMinimum Experience: 5 yearsMinimum Field of Expertise: Knowledge of research processes and computer science. Ability to take specific research problems, apply computer science principles, and derive solutions. May possess a specialized knowledge in one area such as linguistics, psychology, or physics, and be able to bridge the gap between that specialized knowledge and the physical constraints of machine architecture. Ability to interact with other project members in a positive and constructive manner to reach solutions to research problems.
Internal Number: REQ20084769
USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering has been one of the economic engines in Southern California and a vital hub in the California economy. The technical innovations and ideas generated by the Viterbi faculty and research community have resulted in countless innovations, many becoming the foundations for new companies, products and services. The thousands of students graduating each year bring new ideas and vitality to companies in California and beyond. With an annual research budget exceeding $205M each year, more than 46 research centers and institutes, more than 180 faculty members, 7,800 students and over 60,000 impassioned alumni world-wide, the Viterbi School is addressing some of the world’s great challenges.