job summary: Job Description:
Client has an immediate opening for a Computer Operator, Linux (HPC Control Room Analyst) to support the NASA Advanced Supercomputing facility that houses Pleiades and Electra, two of the world's fastest supercomputers at Moffett Field, California. This entry-level position is on 3rd shift (10pm to 6:30 am) and offers a full benefits package including tuition reimbursement.
location: Mountain View, California
job type: Contract
salary: $14 - 24 per hour
work hours: 10pm to 7am
education: High School
Provides support for two elements--
- first is to monitor and operate the supercomputer and support systems;
- second is to provide first-level assistance and problem resolution to users of the NASA Advanced Computing Facility.
Active monitoring of high performance computers (HPC) and mass storage systems
Triage issues and escalate to backline support groups as necessary
Junior system administration activities
User account management
Develop scripts and tools to automate repetitive tasks
First level troubleshooting and analysis of system problems
Communicate information to the operations and technical support groups
Complete physical floor checks of the computer systems in separate facilities
Tape library media management
- Experience level: Entry Level
- Minimum 3 years of experience
- Education: High School
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Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
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