HPC Linux Systems Engineer
1+ year contract
Stennis Space Center, Biloxi MS
JOB DESCRIPTION: This resource will be looked to for guidance and support of an HPE SGI 8600 system. Client is running RHEL/SUSE, VMware and Aperture. This resource will be responsible for not only maintenance but also create/document site procedures, systems diagrams and other configuration or support documents. Provide expert technical leadership and execution for the maintenance of systems software and firmware revisions, including patches, updates and OS upgrades. Assist in solving systems hardware, software and third party software issues and provide detailed and thoughtful analysis of problem solutions. Gather data, perform analysis and escalate problems to higher level product support groups and appropriate management when necessary to ensure timely resolution of systems or customer issues. Determine solutions and implement repair or workarounds when possible, fully document steps taken when required
REQUIRED SKILLS: HPC System Admin exp, HP SGI 8600 exp would be ideal but not required. RHEL or SUSE Certification is probably the first requirement on top of a Clearance and they can support either a Secret or a Top Secret clearance.