HPC Linux Sys Admin

Evanston, Illinois


Full Time

$100k - $120k

Job Description We are helping a distinguished institution hire full time HPC Linux System Admins. They are offering a flexible hybrid scheduled with 2 days in their Chicago office. This company goes beyond being just a workplace; it's a vibrant community of passionate individuals committed to shaping the future through education, research, and innovation. They are dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace, where unique skills and perspectives are not only welcomed but highly valued. With a strong commitment to academic excellence and a dynamic, collaborative environment, this institution is the perfect place for you to grow professionally, develop your career, and make a lasting impact.

They are seeking a highly motivated and skilled individual to join our team as an HPC Sys Admin. While we are specifically looking for an individual with experience in High-Performance Computing (HPC), if you are a Linux Sys Admin with expertise in Splunk and SolarWinds for ticketing systems, we encourage you to apply. We are open to candidates who possess Redhat 8/9 proficiency and have experience with monitoring tools such as Grafana. If you don't have HPC experience but are eager to learn, we are prepared to provide the training necessary to master the HPC skillset. Required Skills & Experience
  • Manage and maintain High-Performance Computing systems and infrastructure.
  • Administer Linux systems and ensure their efficient operation.
  • Utilize Splunk and SolarWinds for ticketing system management.
  • Monitor system performance using Grafana and implement improvements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support research initiatives.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and best practices in the field.
  • Strong background in Linux system administration
  • Proficiency in Redhat 8/9.
Desired Skills & Experience
  • 5-7 years of experience
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • B.S. in related field
What You Will Be Doing Tech Breakdown
  • 50% Linux
  • 50% HPC
Daily Responsibilities
  • 70% Hands On
  • 30% Team Collaboration
The Offer
  • Bonus OR Commission eligible
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) {including match- if applicable}

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.


Posted by: Lizzy LaSota

Specialization: Linux / Unix