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Kitware, Inc. Sci Visualization Software Developer in Clifton Park, New York

Scientific Visualization Software Developer Intern

Company Description
Kitware, Inc. ( creates and supports leading edge, high quality software in the fields of computer vision, medical imaging, visualization, 3D data publishing, and technical software development. Kitware employs an open source development model to foster extended, collaborative communities, and an open source business model to provide flexible, high-quality technical solutions.

Job Description
Kitware is seeking to hire Research and Development Engineer Interns to join our Scientific Computing team during the Summer of 2019. R&D Interns on the Scientific Visualization and HPC team will have the chance to contribute to our scientific and information visualization efforts. Candidates will work to develop and improve leading visualization software solutions.

Kitware collaborates on a multitude of basic and applied research and development projects. Our collaborators include the top universities from around the world, national research labs, medical device manufacturers, car manufacturers, oil and gas companies, financial institutes, and many others. The projects range from extending our open source C++ libraries and applications, such as VTK, ParaView, and CMake, to developing proprietary domain-specific vertical applications for a wide array of platforms including web and mobile devices.

A passion for C++ programming and for developing and delivering practical solutions to challenging data analysis problems
An interest in learning more about scientific computing and visualization
Working towards a B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in computer science or a related field with corresponding emphasis on visualization, computational science, and good software development practice;
Strong communication skills

Some experience with HPC including MPI, GPU programming, multi-threaded programing would be useful but not required.

Company Description
Founded in 1998, Kitware is a leader in the creation and support of open-source software and state-of-the-art technology, and is a fast-moving and ever-changing company. Kitware leverages its diverse technical expertise to provide advanced custom solutions for a host of complex technical problems. Kitwares mission is to advance the frontiers of understanding by developing innovative open-source software platforms and integrating them into research, processes, and products.

Additional Information
Kitwares Computer Vision group is distributed between our two offices in Clifton Park near Albany, NY, and Carrboro near Chapel Hill, NC. Interns at the Clifton Park headquarters will enjoy visiting beautiful and vibrant areas including the Adirondack Mountains, entertaining Lake George region, and historic Saratoga Springs. There are numerous outdoor music concerts and festivals during summer in the area. Compensation is competitive and work schedules are flexible within an open atmosphere which encourages collaboration.

Kitware actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, protected veteran status, uniformed service member status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.