Senior HPC Customer Support Administrator - System Admin

Fuse Engineering   •  

Fort Meade, MD

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 165 days ago

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A TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.

SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR shall have aBachelor’sdegree in Computer Science or related field, and have tenyears of demonstrableexperience in system administration andsupport of a large client-server based IT enterprise. Or the individual shall have fiveyears of full time computer science work that can be substituted for theBachelor’sdegree, and have tenyears of demonstrableexperience in system administration andsupport of a large client-server based IT enterprise. An industry recognized professional certification may substitute as oneyearexperience.Experience shall include installation, configuration, andnetworking of UNIX and/or NT based platforms. Thisexperience shall include: creating, modifying and deleting user accounts, performing system back-ups, and maintaining system configuration files. Individual shall have a fundamental understanding of operating systems and be familiar with either UNIX or NT commands or utilities at the user level. Experience shall include the installation and configuration of hardware, operating systems, and commercial software packages. Individual shall be able to develop and implement enterprise backup/recovery strategies, server configuration and consolidation, and verification of the health and status of the entire ITinfrastructure. Individual shall be able to providesupport for enterprise services such as DNS, NFS, email services,security protection mechanisms, and the interoperability of UNIX and NT based systems.

SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR IV for HPC In addition to the abovequalifications,SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR IV FOR HPC must have the followingqualificationsrequired by the relevant TTO: • Installation, configuration, tuning,troubleshooting and administration of:o Multi-vendor servers running numerous COTS, opensource, and in-house applications to accommodate HPC Division ITsupport requirementso Multi-vendor servers running Red Hat of SuSe with direct attached, FC SAN storage or SSDs

• Distributing computing tools such as ReS, LSF, and SLURM• HPC farm systems, HPC MPP clustered systems, Front End servers of Special Purpose devices (SPDs)• IBM of HP Blade servers with FC/SAS/Network back end• Multi-vendor filesystems such as XFS, GPFS and Lustre

• Pre-Factory testing, Factory testing, System integration and Acceptance testing during the purchase process of the HPS systems

• Accepted professional certifications include:o Valid RHCSA or higher red Hat certificationo Valid VMWare certification


A TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.