Job Openings

Best Commitment

At the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), located on the campus of the University of California, San Diego, the rewards of a great career go hand-in-hand with personal fulfillment.

Overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, the campus at UC San Diego offers one of the most beautiful working environments you could imagine.

Our campus ranks among the top research universities 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.

SDSC's commitment to excellence, individual integrity, mutual respect, and trust has resulted in national recognition for both our technological advances and our scientific accomplishments.

Best Environment

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

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

Best Benefits

We offer a stable and stimulating educational environment for your career, enabling you to enjoy a more balanced, productive life. In addition to the numerous opportunities for career growth, we offer a competitive compensation package that includes the following:

  • Relocation reimbursement
  • 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
  • On-campus childcare

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Job Openings - Staff

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

Research Administrator 2 (Req# 106760)
Extended Deadline: 4/6/21

IT Architect 4 (Req # 108142)
Extended Deadline: 4/19/21

Applications Programmer (Req# 108755)
Filing Deadline: 4/20/21

Job Openings - Postdoctoral Scholars

Workflows for Data Science Center of Excellence:


Job Openings - Students

 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.



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

If you are interested in applying, 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.


Halicioglu Data Science Institute

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