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.*
ISIâs Division of Networking and Cybersecurity seeks a Senior Computer Systems Engineer.Â This Senior Computer Systems Engineer will plan, coordinate and execute research and development of computer-based systems. They will collaborate with senior researchers on problems of a diverse scope and provide innovative conceptual solutions to difficult engineering problems.
Applies electrical and computer engineering principles in planning, coordinating and executing research and development activities. Contributes to development of state-of-the-art technology. Develops innovative solutions to complex engineering problems.
Interacts with peers. Presents at conferences, participates in workshops and collaborates in specific areas of research.
Writes technical reports and publishes technical papers and articles.
Provides leadership, guidance and direction to lower level staff.
Stays informed of new developments and technologies by reading journals and other pertinent publications, maintaining contact with vendors, and participating in professional organizations, meetings and seminars.
The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
Minimum Education: Master's degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum educationMinimum Experience: 7 yearsMinimum Field of Expertise: Thorough knowledge of all aspects of computer system hardware and software design and development, laboratory and test procedures and modern system design methodologies. Related industrial experience highly desirable. Excellent understanding of the fundamental concepts of how computing systems are architected, designed, fabricated, tested, and qualified.
Internal Number: REQ20086613
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.