Department: Renaissance Computing Inst
Position Summary: This position provides advanced Linux administration for cloud, network research, and computational infrastructure and software in support of RENCI projects that involve local, national, and international collaborations with a wide range of researchers and other computer and computational scientists. In particular, it focuses on design, deployment, and operation of distributed Linux based cloud technologies emerging from network research projects within the institute.
Education Requirements: Bachelor's degree, Master's preferred in computer science or a related field. At least three years of senior level Linux Unix infrastructure design and administration experience beyond Bachelor's degree required.
Qualification and Experience: Programming scripting skills (e.g. Python, Perl, Ruby), Linux and LAMP systems administration experience (e.g. Puppet, xCAT, ROCKS, Crowbar). Additionally, some of the following technical requirements must be met: experience with using and managing cloud technologies (e.g. OpenStack, Open vSwitch, AWS, Eucalyptus), software defined networking (e.g. OpenFlow), computational science applications and environments (e.g. Condor, Pegasus), batch systems (e.g. Maui, torque, LSF, SGE). Personal and collaborative skills: ability to build collaborative efforts with appropriate departments, capacity for self-education, interdisciplinary study and inquiry, excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal communication, human relations and team building skills, ability to foster and maintain collaborations with both academic and industrial researchers, ability to contribute to proposal-writing activities, ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment, ability to work with fellow scientists and administrators, experience supervising student research.
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