Summary: Grand Valley State University’s Seymour and Esther Padnos College of Engineering and Computing (PCEC) invites applications for the position of Network Systems Engineer. The Administrative Professional position will oversee the Linux server, desktop, software, network, and database administration/support for areas supported by the High Performance Computing technology team.
Bachelor’s degree, computing related field preferred
Experience with Linux server, network, and desktop administration
Experience with VMWare virtual server and networking administration
Knowledge of databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, OracleDB, or similar
Ability to compile and deploy custom packages across a network
Experience with remote user support (SSH, X2go, xRDP, or similar)
Experience with OpenLDAP administration
Experience with managing web servers (HTTP Apache, NginX, or similar)
Knowledge of Linux Automation Tools (Ansible, Python, Chef, Puppet, or similar)
Knowledge of network stack security and troubleshooting
Familiarity with Windows and Macintosh operating systems and support
Responsibilities - Essential Functions:
Administration of CIS/HPC Linux workstations and servers
Support current custom software solutions in CIS/HPC environment with HPC technology team
Manage Linux software updates, system security, and account administration
Primary contact for the School of Computing and Information Systems for HPC technology team
Oversee and administer hardware/software for all CIS computing labs on Allendale campus
Support various server services (website, intranet, mail server, NTP, firewall, OpenLDAP, CUPs, and more) within CIS/HPC domains
Assist HPC technology team to administer Linux virtual server in Hyper-V, VMWare ESXi, and VMWare Horizon
Assist CIS/HPC users remotely connecting to the Linux systems
Repsonsibilities - Non-Essential Functions:
Other responsibilities as assigned
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Department/Division: Padnos College of Engineering and Computing Dean’s Office and Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence
Campus: Grand Rapids and Allendale
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately, and the posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University.
How To Apply: Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu and select "Apply now". Please include a cover letter and resume. The online application will allow you to attach these documents electronically. On the application, you will be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for three professional references. Applicants selected for interviews will be required to submit official transcripts prior to the interview.If you have questions or need assistance, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215.
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