The ADAPT Centre is seeking to appoint an early career Systems Administrator. This position is mainly based in DCU and is open to university graduates along with experienced candidates. The System Administrator (SA) will be responsible for effective installation, configuration and maintenance of our IT infrastructure. The infrastructure includes two High Performance Computing clusters, one Virtual Machine cluster and one Docker cluster, hosted in our data centres in TCD (Trinity College Dublin) and DCU (Dublin City University). The infrastructure runs GNU/Linux, mostly Debian. The SA will ensure that these systems are maintained to a high level, are reliable, secure and deliver the required performance. The SA will also provide user assistance to our researchers and help them to use our infrastructure optimally. Finally, the SA will report to the Senior Systems Administrator. The SA will have the opportunity to develop in-demand skills in today’s trending IT technologies (VMs, HPC, Docker, Kubernetes, Ceph, etc.)
The individual will be required to undertake the following essential compliance training: Orientation, Health & Safety and Data Protection (GDPR). Other training may need to be undertaken when required.
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ADAPT Senior Administrator: Cormac McKenna (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Please clearly state the role that you are applying for in your application and email subject line: Job Ref #RF1635ab System Administrator