"Early career" position opening with the ROOT team!


The ROOT team is looking for a computer scientist to work with us for at least two years, see the job opening From that opening:

You, as part of the ROOT team, will teach our existing C++ interpreter cling to execute SYCL code. Together with our experienced research software engineers, you will benchmark your implementation.

In short, you will:

  • Implement SYCL support for cling;
  • Investigate SYCL support for toolchains and backends (clang, CPUs, GPUs);
  • Implement and evaluate runtime offloading of SYCL kernels for data analysis;
  • Measure code performance.


  • You are a national of a CERN Member or Associate Member State;
  • You have a Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree with no more than 2 years of post-graduation professional experience.

Please share this with the computer science students of the world! I really hope we can find someone!

Cheers, Axel

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