Research Computing Systems Engineer

  • location: Boston, MA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $100,000 - $120,000 per year

job description

Research Computing Systems Engineer

job summary:
We are seeking a Research Computing Systems Engineer to join the development and operation efforts of newly formed project.. You will be contributing to the design, implementation, operation, and support of advanced Research Computing (RC) services based on technologies such as OpenStack, OpenShift, Kubernetes, KVM, and CEPH.

location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Permanent
salary: $100,000 - 120,000 per year
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
Duties and responsibilities include: contributing to design and implementation of virtualization and container services, automating deployments using a configuration management system, developing automation and monitoring capabilities using programming skills, identifying and developing resolutions for system and performance issues, contributing to development and support of client workflows utilizing NERC and other services. You will be working both directly with other team members, clients, and key stakeholders, as well as independently.

Required Skills

? Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience or relevant post-secondary education including a combination of these two.

? Experience in Linux systems administration, storage, and networking.

? Experience programming in Linux environment, preferably Python. Experience in multiple languages such as Perl, C, BASH is a plus.

? Hands-on experience and understanding of Linux virtualization and containerization technologies (e.g. KVM, VMWare, Openstack, OpenNebula, Docker, Kubernetes)

? Ability to work with Configuration Management systems (e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Chef) and Revision Control Systems (e.g. git)

? strong communication, problem-solving, and teamwork skills.

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Linux
  • perl

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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