This technical management position is responsible for the overall administration, operational standards, and security of institutional Linux operating systems and associated server hardware, including High Performance Computing (HPC) infrastructure. The position leads a team of experienced systems and database administrators, and is responsible for the overall architecture of Linux and HPC system deployment, configuration management, automation, lifecycle management, and capacity planning. This position provides a unique opportunity to directly support the world-changing mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and its growing research computing infrastructure needs. This position reports to the Director of Operations and Research Computing in Information Services.
Resources include a new state-of-the-art data center and network, a robust virtualization infrastructure, and partnership with a research services support division within Information Services to effectively engage and support the St. Jude research community.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated capability to deliver a high standard of system performance and availability, 24 x 7 operational support, systems management and upgrades, security, and customer service. This professional requires experience with enterprise production operations environments, and use of industry best practices in technology and processes to ensure St. Jude Children's Research Hospital systems are architected and supported to peak efficiency and availability
Bachelor's Degree is required.
Master's Degree preferred.
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