Postdoctoral Fellow (HPC, NLA and heterogeneous computing)

2 years, full-time, postgraduate position, starting in february of 2021, in the HCL group ( of Instituto de Computación ( of Facultad de Ingeniería ( de la Universidad de la República (

--Montevideo, Uruguay--.

The grant is to work in the High Performance Computing (HPC) field. In particular, on the resolution of Numerical Linear Algebra (NLA) problems using heterogeneous hardware platforms (GPUs, FPGAs, ARM, DSP, multi-core CPUs). The offered position is in the context of a project with the CSC group of the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg, Germany (, with focus in the development of efficient NLA kernels, leveraging heterogeneous hardware platforms, and considering different performance aspects, such as resource utilization, runtime and energy consumption.

Salary $U 66250 (Uruguayan pesos, aprox. U$S 1550) ( The grant includes one air ticket in economic class of up to U$S 4000. The Uruguayan contact is Ernesto Dufrechou. Applications are received by e-mail to and will be considered until the position is filled.

Application deadline is 31/12/2020.

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