Job ID: 1928698
Location: VICKSBURG, MS, United States
Date Posted: Jan 17, 2020
Subcategory: SW Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is hiring a Desktop Technical Support / Junior Linux Sys Admin at Vicksburg, MS for our High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP)!
In support of the High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) Integrated Technical Services (HITS) task order contract, Team SAIC provides program management and technical support necessary to advance the services, capabilities, infrastructure, and technologies in the HPCMP, Department of Defense (DoD) Supercomputing Resource Centers (DSRC) supercomputing centers. Team SAIC is looking for Desktop Technical Support / Junior Linux Sys Admin who will assist the program and user community with the effective and efficient utilization of HPC assets. The successful candidate will work along the side of leading HPC staff and researchers working to solve DoD’s most critical mission challenges.
The successful candidate will provide hands-on support to the user community regarding optimal use of DSRC infrastructure and assist users with adapting their codes to new TI platforms. This will include analysis of utilization, SW application usage, troubleshooting of basic user codes, and performing trend analysis. Specific daily tasks include:
Education and Experience:
Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and 3 years related experience; Additional experience in lieu of degree may be substituted.
Mandatory Skills and Abilities:
Prior Help Desk or Desktop Support experience
Possess excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to effectively interact with a highly skilled technical HPC support staff and users, internal staff, and management.
Organizational skills to balance and prioritize work in a dynamic work environment, and persistence to follow-through on tasks in the face of obstacles
Ability to work as part of a multi-faceted team, and leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
Must process a DoD Secret Clearance
ITIL Cert is a plus but not required
DoD 8570 Certifications a plus but not required
Linux and general Unix operating systems concepts
Service Desk Experience
Experience installing and maintaining COTS/GOTS, and open source software
Experience knowledge of scientific programming applications in an HPC environment.
Experience with HPC job scheduling concepts and applications, such as Altair (PBSPro).
Familiarity with CUDA and related Nvidia Toolkits.
Familiarity with OpenGL and related SDKs.
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