The Research Computing Center invites you to join our team.

Open positions:

Computational Scientist

The Research Computing Center and MRI Research Center at The University of Chicago are working together on a project to investigate the early detection of prostate cancer using multi-parametric MRI (mpMRI) imaging and quantitative MRI.  A computational scientist with experience in machine learning is needed to implement deep learning tools for deep learning computer-aided diagnostic systems that will demonstrably help clinicians to get the best possible prostate cancer diagnosis from mpMRI. Research activities will be to focus on MRI, although other imaging modalities will likely be employed to provide complementary information.

This is a one-year position, and if additional funding is secured the position may continue beyond one year.

To review the full job description and qualifications, and to apply, click here.

Senior HPC Systems Administrator

The University of Chicago is seeking a highly qualified Senior HPC System Administrator to join the system and operation team that builds and manages RCC HPC systems and facility operations. The individual in this position will be involved in the procurement and management of HPC hardware and software.

To review the full job description and qualifications, and to apply, click here.

Application Software Developer/Team Lead

The Research Computing Center (RCC) is seeking a highly motivated Application Software Developer to work closely with faculty and researchers at the University of Chicago. The person in this position will be an experienced software developer leading the development of and improvements to faculty and researchers’ software projects. The successful candidate will contribute to the application development team’s goal of successfully completing software development projects on time, maintain the team’s application portfolio, assist with the creation of project specifications documentation and prototypes and do well in a mentoring environment while learning new technologies and systems.

To review the full job description and qualifications, and to apply, click here.

Employment for University of Chicago Students

The Research Computing Center hires University of Chicago students throughout the year. Students employed by the RCC work on a variety of projects based on their skills and interests. If you are interested, please email a resume and cover letter to


Please note that all applications are handled through the University's main hiring website, Workday. To apply, click on the links provided under each job summary.

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Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-1841 or email with their request.