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Take a look at our organizational chart, followed by information about how to apply and links to open positions.



How to Apply

To apply for a particular opening, use the Position Number for that posting and follow the instructions at the UC San Diego Application Center for information on how to apply.

Job Openings


Please follow the instructions at the UC San Diego "How to Apply" webpage for employment procedures.

Communications Specialist 3
This position, part of the SDSC communications team, works collaboratively to represent the SDSC brand within the context of UC San Diego. The individual in this position will be responsible for media relations, news and information content for the National Research Platform website and the NIAID project, assisting leadership with SDSC internal relations communications, and performing other communications-related activities.

Req # 128949
Application Deadline: 4/5/24


Postdoctoral Scholars

Workflows for Data Science Center of Excellence: Careers


Students can apply for positions in Handshake, and more information on Handshake can be found on TritonLlink.

Descriptions of some current student position openings can be found on the HPC Students page.

The Science Gateways Center of Excellence has an upcoming offering for undergraduate students. 

  • SGX3 Virtual Coding Institute:
    The SGX3 Coding Institute is focused on gateway development for undergraduate students through a virtual coding experience. The workshop will take place over four weeks, from June 3-27, 2024. During these weeks, you will learn core skills needed to be productive in designing and maintaining science gateways. The program is presented as short tutorials alternated with practical exercises, and all instruction is done via live coding. Selected participants receive a stipend.
    Apply before April 30, 2024, at


There are consistently student internship opportunities among the various departments at SDSC.

If you are interested in applying to internship opportunities, please send your resume and any other supporting materials to Please also review our Groups, Labs, & Projects page and our Services page, and let us know the SDSC projects in which you are most interested.

More information about internships for K-12 and UCSD students, such as the Research Experience for High School Students (REHS) and the Mentor Assistance Program (MAP), can be found on our Internships page.


The San Diego Supercomputer Center’s (SDSC) commitment to excellence, individual integrity, mutual respect and trust has resulted in national recognition for both our technological advances and our scientific accomplishments.

SDSC is a place where the rewards of an extraordinary career go hand-in-hand with personal fulfillment.

Overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean on the campus of UC San Diego, SDSC offers one of the most beautiful working environments imaginable. Our university ranks among the top research institutions in the United States, and our work environment promotes continuous learning and personal growth. SDSC's team of computing and science professionals is among the best in the nation at developing technological innovations for research and higher education.


Ranked among the 10 best public universities in the nation, and recognized by the international community for its outstanding achievements in research and development, UC San Diego, home to SDSC, offers one of the most stimulating work environments anywhere. Academic excellence is supported through creative technology and ongoing multidisciplinary collaboration.

As a national leader in computational science and engineering, SDSC houses advanced computing and networking resources, and it conducts research in computing technologies and computational sciences such as biology, chemistry and environmental science.

Best Benefits

SDSC’s stable and stimulating professional growth environment enables its employees to enjoy a balanced and productive lifestyle.

In addition to the numerous opportunities for career growth, we offer a competitive compensation package that includes the following:

  • Tax savings programs
  • Choices for medical, dental and optical programs
  • Excellent retirement programs
  • Life and short/long-term disability insurance
  • Outstanding recreational facilities
  • Innovative training programs
  • Access to on-campus childcare
  • Quality of Work-Life

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Halicioglu Data Science Institute

For detailed information about HDSI professorial postings, please visit: HDSI - Jobs.