Computer Operator with Unix/Linux - College Grads Apply!
Job Description Our direct client has an immediate opening for a contract to hire Computer Operator to work in Silver Spring, MD or Asheville, NC as follows Description Our direct client is seeking a Scientific Data Systems Operator to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA's) National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) in Asheville, North Carolina. Position This position is part of a kanban agile team supporting the Data Access Branch s Data Access Operations team. This team works on a variety of science data and metadata management systems to monitor production processes, deploy software changes to the test and production tiers, and assess data and metadata quality. The position will Be suited for a motivated individual who is starting a career in technology, or in climatology, meteorology, or related environmental science. Require monitoring service logs, data files and directories to ascertain service status. Require performance of data management tasks. Require integration testing of code prior to and after software deployments. Require attention to detail and following established process. Required Skills Command line experience in Unix or Linux Excellent interpersonal skills Good communication skills, written and verbal Preferred Skills Familiarity with meteorological and climate science. Programming experience, especially in UnixLinuxPython shell scripting and Java. Familiarity with THREDDS Data Server (TDS) operation and configuration. Familiarity with meteorological andor climate data formats, eg NetCDF, GRIB, andor generic data file formats like CSV and JSON. Familiarity with revision controldeploymentCICD tools like git and GitLab.