Texas Advanced Computing Center
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Full Time
$82,500 + depending on qualifications
Senior Systems Administrator

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin is one of the leading supercomputing centers in the world, supporting advances in computational research by thousands of researchers and students. TACC staff help researchers and educators use advanced computing, visualization, and storage technologies effectively, and conduct research and development to make these technologies more powerful, more reliable, and easier to use. TACC staff also educate and train the next generation of researchers, empowering them to make discoveries that advance knowledge and change the world.

The Large Scale Systems group is seeking a candidate with advanced knowledge of storage hardware configuration, parallel filesystem design and operation, and Linux systems administration. Highly desire expertise in Linux-based clusters, high performance computing (HPC) software environments, high-speed interconnects such as InfiniBand, and parallel file systems such as Lustre or BeeGFS. A significant grasp of Linux/Unix shells and scripting languages will also be necessary to perform in this role.

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The Texas Advanced Computing Center supports individuals from all communities by respecting and encouraging mindfulness of diverse viewpoints and experiences. We strive to promote diversity in our recruiting and retention practices as we believe inclusivity contributes to the development of excellence in all of our endeavors. TACC fosters a culture of innovation, passion, and fun by encouraging staff members to actively collaborate to investigate the latest technologies, team up for charities, and celebrate successes together. TACC promotes a healthy workplace by helping employees achieve balance between their personal and professional lives in order to increase employee engagement, job satisfaction, and overall well-being.

Candidates will need to upload a resume, letter of interest, and the names of three references to apply for this position.

UT Austin offers a competitive benefits package that includes:

100% employer-paid basic medical coverage
Retirement contributions
Paid vacation and sick time
Paid holidays