The HDF Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from veterans, minorities, females, and individuals with disabilities.

If you are interested in working at The HDF Group and do not see a job posted that is a fit for you, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to In your email, please note that you are not applying for a specific open position.


Chief HDF5 Software Architect

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As the Chief HDF5 Software Architect, you develop detailed architectural designs for software solutions. You are able to make and communicate fundamental structural choices that are costly to change once implemented. You demonstrate and instill the discipline that is necessary to keep HDF5 software gracefully extendible. You act as a mentor within the engineering team. You report directly to the Director of Software Engineering. Compensation is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Read more.

Director of Software Engineering

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As the leader of the Software Engineering Team at large, you set the tone and shape the engineering culture. You are the organization’s face to our closest partners and our most important customers. Based on your unique mixture of expertise and experience, you engage at all levels in research, development, consulting, opportunity analysis, and community outreach. You report directly to the Executive Director. Read more.

High Performance Computing (HPC) Software Engineer

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The HPC Software Engineer will be part of a team that develops and supports Hierarchical Data Format (HDF) technologies. This position focuses on the development of HPC data service libraries. High-performance storage and networking will be the primary focus of this position. The applicant for this position should have interest in API design and implementation, performance optimization, problem solving, and must be comfortable working with other team members. Location for this position is The HDF Group’s office in Champaign, IL. Read more.