Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center is a joint computational research center with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh. Established in 1986, PSC is supported by several federal agencies, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and private industry.

PSC provides university, government and industrial researchers with access to several of the most powerful systems for high-performance computing, communications and data storage available to scientists and engineers nationwide for unclassified research. PSC advances the state of the art in high-performance computing, communications and data analytics and offers a flexible environment for solving the largest and most challenging problems in computational science.

The PSC Advanced Networking Group is responsible for building, maintaining, and debugging PSC’s network infrastructure and its regional network, Three Rivers Optical Exchange. The specific projects will vary based on the needs of the Center but may include:

  • Develop tools to configure and monitor the network
  • Installation and debugging of new networks
  • Network performance debugging

Job Requirements     
Successful candidates will have the following:

  • Candidates must be pursuing an undergraduate (bachelor’s) degree.Examples of relevant majors are Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Sciences and Technology
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and creativity.
  • Knowledge of basic networking concepts. Knowledge of TCP, SNMP and routing protocols is desirable, but not required.
  • Knowledge and experience in programming in C/C++, Go, Python or Perl is required.

Keywords       Networking, network engineering, network performance engineering

This internship is open to anyone currently enrolled in an undergraduate program. This is a hybrid in-person/ remote or fully in-person position and all work must be conducted while in the United States. Our offices are located at 300 South Craig Street, Pittsburgh, PA.

Please send your resume to goodwin@psc.edu before March 15, 2024.