Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Principal Systems Administrator to join the Information Services Department. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position, and is eligible for benefits.
Work as part of an Information Services team to architect, implement, and support WHOI’s servers, data storage, and HPC clusters, with an emphasis on High Performance Computing (HPC).
Work closely with scientists and researchers who are leaders in their fields, advising and assisting them with their computing, storage, and HPC needs. Demonstrated ability to provide high levels of customer service, and to communicate with both technical and non-technical users. Must have the ability to guide and assist researchers in multiple disciplines to modify workflows and codes to take full advantage of HPC resources.
Willing and eager to quickly learn and introduce new technologies and applications, have experience with proprietary and open-source software, data storage platforms and operating systems.
Physical duties for this position include but are not limited to, ability to lift more than 50 lbs independently; carry more than 50 lbs. Visual abilities to include near and the ability to distinguish basic colors. Hearing requirements include the ability to hear and respond to instructions. Other physical tasks include mostly sedentary which includes repetitive motion; use of hands for basic /fine grasping and manipulation, kneeling, bending, and climbing ladders/stools. Talking, working around others, with others, and being able to work alone. Physical duties are subject to change.