System Administrator - Linux

Job Title: System Administrator - Linux
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 194177_1555309151
Contact Name: Vidya Sadawarte
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 15, 2019 16:19

Job Description

Our client is seeking to engage a System Administrator to administer and manage Linux and Windows based environment.

The primary duties of the role include:

  • Assist with deployment of any new infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot and resolve any IT service issues relating operating system and application software
  • Work with vendors and partners on any hardware or software related faults
  • Administer HPC batch management software
  • Perform Linux administration to ensure efficient and secure operation of HPC clusters
  • Assist with delivery of training to build knowledge of the HPC capabilities
  • Assist with adhoc backup and restore requests
  • Preparation and update documentation as required
  • Follow change management processes to ensure continuous business operations

Highly Desirable Qualifications/Certifications/Skills

  • Experience with batch management software (ideally PBS Pro) and supporting parallel applications
  • In-depth knowledge of HPC parallel file systems and experience with mass storage systems and hierarchical storage management software using tape libraries. E.g. HPE DMF
  • Experience managing HPC software environments and supporting staff
  • Broad knowledge of distributed file systems and object storage, such as, SUSE Enterprise storage (Ceph), BeeGFS
  • Knowledge of Window HPC Cluster management using HPC Pack
  • Working knowledge of scripting and programing languages such as bash, Perl, Python, R

Take the next step - APPLY NOW! Or contact Vidya Sadawarte on 07 3319 7501.