Computer Systems Engineer

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Jun 12, 2021
Closes
Jun 13, 2021
Ref
STF10230
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Computer Systems Engineer

George Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS) - located on the Fairfax, Va., campus-invites applications for a Computer Systems Engineer position within the Enterprise Infrastructure Services, Cloud, Compute & Storage Operations team. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: * Serve as subject matter expert in compute, storage, system virtualization, and orchestration technologies; * Primary focus is maintaining the operational stability of the university's enterprise infrastructure systems and services; * Serve as a Linux Systems Engineer for our clients and will work on multiple efforts.

Required Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience; * Familiarity with installation, configuration, and administration of Linux network servers, both physical HW and Virtual Machines; * Familiarity design, develop, and maintain custom scripts and utilities to exercise Linux network servers to measure performance and test for defects in a variety of configurations; * Strong working knowledge of Linux and IP Networking, IP Networks and Protocols, hardware issue troubleshooting, and maintaining enterprise software tools; * Familiarity with manage and maintain multiple database and servers using Linux OS; * Familiarity with data networking technologies and concepts; * Familiarity with scripting or programming; * Ability to work independently and manage multiple concurrent tasks; * Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; * Must be eligible to work in secure computing environments that process and store restricted data, including information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI).

Preferred Qualifications: * Advanced degree in a technical discipline; * Red Hat or other Linux System Administration certifications; * System/Network Administration or Design certifications; * Significant experience in a systems administration or engineering role in a multi-user environment.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position 01093z at https://jobs.gmu.edu; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information. References must include name, email address and phone number.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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