HPC Systems Administrator - Washington State University in Pullman Washington

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Washington State University

Pullman, Washington

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Linux High Performance Computing Administrator will support the hardware needs of a vibrant research community at Washington State University.

The candidate will need experience with large heterogeneous supercomputing systems as well as the supporting applications that run on them; demonstrated competency in the design, building and configuration of HPC services will be a necessity; a strong commitment and understanding of change and configuration management principles; the ability to relay information and conduct briefings to non-technical researchers; provide high quality of service and 24 × 7 uptime of customer systems.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years professional experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with a variety of programming and scripting languages.
• Experience deploying software using environment modules.
• Demonstrated ability to use Torque and Moab.
• Demonstrated ability to use xCat and Puppet.
• Knowledge of C, C++, math libraries, MPI, and multicore processing.
• Experience architecting HPC systems.
• Experience working with researchers in a fast paced academic environment.
• Experience with RedHat or CentOS.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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