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HPC Linux System Administrator Job
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SAIC | Monterey, CA
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HPC Linux System Administrator (Job Number:427704)


HPC Linux System Administrator Supporting the Fleet Numerical Oceanography and Meteorology Center, Monterey, CA.

Job Description:

- HPC on-site systems analyst at FLENUMMETOCCEN providing systems administration, engineering and planning support.
- Provide Linux operating systems maintenance on HPC clusters, general systems and user support, and Cross Domain Security development and maintenance
- Responsible for improving the efficiency and reliability of identified computer models and applications.
- Responsible for ensuring all systems comply with applicable security regulations and practices, STIG's.

The ideal applicant will have:

- Experience (3+ years) with supercomputer (Linux cluster) systems running paralleled scientific applications and pre-post-processing, derived applications, and web services
- Experience in HPC technologies and processes in support of UNIX/Linux-type operating systems; HPC Maintenance and troubleshooting procedures, and user interfaces, reviewing security audit logs on the SGI Trusted IRIX systems
- Experience in Security hardening of computer systems when performing IA mandated quarterly update of the Linux cluster operating systems.
- Experience in Virtual operating systems and components including vSphere, and vCenter Server
- Experience in current security concepts and software such as MLS/CDS
- Experience in automated policy configuration
- Experience with ROCKS and Bright clustered computing
- Experience working at the system level with the main components of cluster computers and associated peripherals
- Experience in system programming and system administration functions including workload scheduling and job-queuing software with Altair's PBS Pro.
- Experience with VMWare in a Linux production environment: design, implementation and documentation through the VM C&A process
- Experience in software configuration management and promotion processes using SVN and CFengine or similar tools.



- Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.

- Active SECRET clearance with an SSBI (single subject background investigation).

- CompTia Linux +

- CompTia Security + CE

3+ years with supercomputer (Linux cluster) systems running paralleled scientific applications and pre-post-processing, derived applications, and web services.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: May 22, 2017, 11:34:47 AM
Primary Location: United States-CA-MONTEREY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time