Linux High Performance Computing System Administrator
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Linux High Performance Computing System Administrator

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Linux High Performance Computing System Administrator

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Company: Oceaneering
Skills: IT - Sys Admin & Support
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Company Profile Oceaneering Space Systems (OSS) is a precision engineering and manufacturing group which specializes in turn-key design, development, manufacturing, certification, maintenance, and testing of extra-vehicular and intra-vehicular (EVA & IVA) tools and equipment for astronauts; including life support and environmental control systems for space; robotic systems for military, space, and biological research; and thermal protection systems for launch vehicles. We also provide specialized engineering and support services in these areas, and astronaut training in NASA's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory. For more information please go to and click on Products & Services, then click Space Systems (OSS). This position is located in Clear Lake, Texas. Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries. Position Summary This position, working on the Jacobs JETS contract, will support the Flight Sciences Laboratory (FSL). You will be working with a team of System Administrators to build and maintain all FSL services. Duties & Responsibilities The FSL is one of JSC's primary computing labs and hosts a wide variety of analyses, which support most of the major programs at JSC including the International Space Station (ISS), Orion, Space Launch System (SLS), Commercial Crew Program, Lunar Gateway, Human Landing System (HLS), and many others. The FSL systems are currently comprised of over 700 machines, 15,000 cores and 3 PB of storage, which serve over 1000 users. This can include HPC administration, high-end Linux workstation administration, high-speed networking, parallel filesystem administration, and more. Some of the technologies we are looking for in this position is to expand the use of containerization using Singularity for HPC workloads and systems configuration automation. The FSL System Administration Team is critical in supporting the FSL users in effectively utilizing the systems. The team's day to day tasks include investigating system problems, proactively monitoring system health, and working with FSL lab users to make sure they can support the NASA human spaceflight mission. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES This position has no supervisory responsibilities Qualifications REQUIRED: BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and five (5) years of related engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and four (4) years of related engineering experience, or Ph.D. from an accredited engineering school and zero (0) years of related experience. - Linux system administration - HPC resource managers and cluster schedulers - Automated system configuration management - High speed parallel file storage - Monitoring and alerting - Containerization using Singularity or similar technology - Demonstrated problem solving, planning, and communication skills - Ability to work in a team environment DESIRED: Familiarity with the following is preferred but not required for the position: - RedHat-based systems - OpenHPC, or other Configuration management software (ansible, puppet) - Luster Parallel Filesystems - InfiniBand - Provisioners (xCAT, warewulf) - SLURM resource manager - SPACK software manager - Log consolidation and monitoring - Git/Gitlab and software development (CI/CD) - Johnson Space Center campus network - NASA security mechanisms (security plans, POAMs, ATOs, Risk Assessments) Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors.

Oceaneering pushes the frontiers of deep water, space and motion entertainment environments to execute with new, leading-edge connections to solve tomorrow’s challenges, today.
As the trusted subsea connection specialist, our experience combined with the depth and breadth of our portfolio of technologies allows us to engineer solutions for the most complex subsea challenges. From routine to extreme, our integrated products, services, and innovative solutions safely de-risk operational systems, increase reliability, and enable a lower total cost of ownership.
We are connecting what’s needed with what’s next as the world’s largest ROV operator and the leading ROV provider to the oil and gas industry with over 300 systems operating worldwide. With our safety-focused and innovative approach, we responsively and decisively react to subsea challenges while providing solutions swiftly and efficiently.


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Published On 12-11-2022