David Silva, who is in charge of the telescopes on Kitt Peak, is looking for a CS generalist to help with an external review of a computer system designed to handle a large flow of event information from future telescopes such as LSST (lsst.org
If you're interested in spending a couple of days on this, please let me know via mail and I'll give you more background. Or, if you know someone outside who might be able to help, feel free to have them contact me.
No astronomy background required. In fact, it is preferable that the reviewer have little or none.
The problem is challenging.