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Parsons Corporation Linux System Administrator in Aberdeen, Maryland

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Lead Linux Systems Administrator to join our team!

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Lead the system administration for ARL computers installed in FY20

  • Support design of Army Research Laboratory A2I2 building for systems being delivered in 2024 and future platforms

  • Provide advice for persistent services to support diverse high performance computing (HPC) software stacks, especially AI/ML, for example, using Kubeflow

  • Advise in architectural tradeoffs including NVidia Grace/Hopper, ARM, and new file systems

  • Train new system administrators

  • Identify open source software tools and stacks for customer-specific and production platforms

  • Develop and implement software instrumentation to measure and visualize the performance of various systems, sub-systems, and user jobs

  • Serve as a subject matter expert to HPC program system administration team for research, development, and production HPC system

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Extensive background in diverse Linux operating systems and high performance computing

  • Extensive background in Linux tools, performance tuning, instrumentation

  • Extensive background in Linux container architectures

  • Open-source software tools, software stacks, and standards

  • Ability to manage a team of system administrators across a wide range of platforms and requirements

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Awareness of emerging hardware/software and their capabilities

  • Ability to translate customers’ needs into hardware and software solutions

  • Ability to integrate new capabilities into existing HPC systems

  • Ability to standardize software stacks to reduce complexity and cost of support

Education and Experience:

  • BS or MS degree in computer science or engineering

  • At least 5 years of directly related experience

  • Linux+ certification

  • Security+ certification

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret

This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.

Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.

Salary Range:

$83,300.00 - $145,800.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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