New Brunswick, NJ
Job posting number: #7069828
Posted: September 15, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Office of Advanced Research Computing (OARC) is a university-wide Presidential initiative that provides strategic Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (ACI) leadership to research faculty across all campuses of the University including RBHS, coordinates technology investments in ACI and related expertise, and catalyzes and nurtures cyberinfrastructure-enabled multidisciplinary research.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a System Administrator for the Office of Advanced Research Computing (OARC). The System Administrator supports the development of university-wide advanced cyberinfrastructure resources which are necessary to foster a scientific community of excellence in computation and data that empowers research, learning, and societal engagement. This position also serves as OARC’s primary contact for the Caliburn cluster infrastructure support and will work closely with the OIT Data Center team on Caliburn support.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
• Provides expertise in specific technologies used by multiple units around the University, such as parallization of code, Hadoop, and high-performance networking.
• Maintains contact with researchers around the University, developing recommendations for software that OARC should license, and hardware and service that require support.
• Assess the needs of research projects, recommending an appropriate mix of departmental, University, national and commercial resources , and helping researchers set up and use those resources.