Linux Supercomputer System Administrator - Aberdeen, MD - Top Se with Security Clearance

SOC/Day & Zimmermann Federal Services
Aberdeen, MD
Sep 28, 2022
Oct 02, 2022
Full Time
Linux Supercomputer System Administrator needed for a direct hire opportunity with SOC's client to work in Aberdeen, Maryland. Active Top Secret clearance is required! Responsibilities Maintain the Linux Supercomputer systems availability to the customer, but also create and document site procedures, system diagrams, and other configuration or support documents Maintain Linux based system software and firmware revisions, including patches, updates, and OS upgrades Solve Linux system hardware, software, and third-party software issues, and provide detailed and thoughtful analysis of problem and solution Gather data, perform analysis, and escalate problems to higher-level product support groups and appropriate management when necessary to ensure timely resolution of system or customer issues Provide solutions and implement repair or workarounds when possible, fully documenting steps taken when required Manage software issues for both the system and user applications, submitting and tracking bugs as required Answer customer inquiries concerning system software versions, product lifecycles, new releases, and third-party applications Qualifications US Federal Top Secret clearance required 8+ years' Linux HPC-related experience, ideally with large-scale HPC and parallel file system administration and support Linux+ and Security+ required Extensive knowledge and experience with Linux operating systems (RHEL or SLES), workload management systems, parallel file systems, networking and security Direct experience and demonstrated proficiency with multiple programming and scripting languages (eg Perl, Python, C, FORTRAN, etc.) preferred Ability to maintain system software, utilizing debugging tools for problem isolation; will perform software builds, software upgrades, and patch installation as needed Ability to lead and work effectively in a team environment Excellent interpersonal, customer relations and problem management skills, with the ability to stay calm and professional under pressure while working to strict deadlines Experience with project planning and management, process management, and team or project leadership preferred Able to clearly document processes and procedures with a focus toward mentoring and knowledge sharing Occasional travel for training is required Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related area of study. Employment Pre-requisites The following requirements must be met to be eligible for this position: successful completion of a background investigation, drug urinalysis, and verified compliance with Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. SOC, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability. #DZFED