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Computational Research Consultant – ACENET

ACENET, a regional partner of Compute Canada, is seeking a Computational Research Consultant to be located at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia.

This is a user support position, reporting to ACENET’s Chief Technology Officer, which requires a motivated self-starter and relationship-builder who will be responsible for supporting the ACENET research community at St. Francis Xavier University, with duties extending throughout Atlantic Canada and nationally.

Working as part of a distributed team serving a broad community of researchers across a wide range of disciplines, the successful candidate will assist researchers in using and navigating the advanced computing resources available at ACENET and Compute Canada.

The ideal candidate will have a university degree in a scientific or related discipline and several years of computational science experience with significant programming skills.

The deadline to apply is July 29th, 2016. Applications will be considered as they are received. For more details or to apply, please visit