Special Instructions to Applicants Please apply through Academic Jobs Online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/xxxxx. Please include a cover letter, CV, research statement and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent on your behalf.
Department Summary The Center for High Energy Physics enhances the experimental and theoretical high energy physics research at the University of Oregon. The Center is one of several centers and institutes supported by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation, and maintains a close relationship with the Department of Physics and the Institute of Theoretical Science.
On the Experimental side, the Center currently has 6 faculty members, 9 research staff and 13 graduate students. On the Theoretical side, there are 7 faculty members, 2 research staff and 1 graduate student.
Position Summary The Oregon High Energy Physics group has a strong and exciting research program with major commitments to ATLAS and the LHC, the LIGO gravitational wave observatory and the detector development for future accelerator-based experiments. This position will contribute to core software for use by the Trigger Activity Area in the ATLAS experiment based at CERN, near Geneva, Switzerland.
Minimum Requirements • PhD in Physics or a related field
Professional Competencies • Ability to lead and manage software projects involving large teams of software professionals, physicist programmers and graduate students. • Five years of experience with the ATLAS Trigger software and the ATLAS Trigger configuration database. • Expert in the use of C++ and PYTHON and knowledgeable in how they are used by the High Level Trigger (HLT) of the ATLAS experiment and in the optimization of the ATLAS software.
The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits.
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status.
UO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression in all programs, activities and employment practices as required by Title IX, other applicable laws, and policies. Retaliation is prohibited by UO policy. Questions may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity, or to the Office for Civil Rights. Contact information, related policies, and complaint procedures are listed on the statement of non-discrimination.
In compliance with federal law, the University of Oregon prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and services. The Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at http://police.uoregon.edu/annual-report.
The University of Oregon, founded in 1876, is the stat'?s flagship institution. Located in Eugene, an energetic college town, the university offers academic excellence and hands-on learning opportunities in a welcoming atmosphere. Towering trees shade the 295-acre campus, where students, faculty members, and employees from a wide variety of backgrounds share a commitment to preserving the environment and pursuing innovation in more than 260 academic programs that range from Eugene to Portland and from the coast to the mountains. For more information visit http://www.uoregon.edu/about