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BAE Systems, a global defense, aerospace and security company employing more than 88,200 people worldwide, with wide-ranging products and services covering air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services. BAE Systems, Inc. is a top-ten prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, well positioned to support customers in what is the world's largest defense market is HIRING NOW!
We are seeking to hire a Senior HPC Engineer to support a new program and exciting program.
In this role, candidates will create and maintain operations of site reliability engineering (SRE) efforts on multi-user High Performance Computing (HPC) systems using a variety of configuration management, IT monitoring, and automation tools within a Linux environment (RedHat, CentOS). Candidates will work to create a new Nagios Alerting Database, new SRE Database, and develop an effective consistent SRE automation protocol.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Candidates are preferred to have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, and have ten (10) years of demonstrable experience in High Performance Computing systems administration and support of a large client-server based IT enterprise.
- Candidates will have experience and/or exposure with automation tools including: Puppet, Salt, Ansible, and Chef.
- Candidates shall also have experience with scripting in Bash, Python and/or Perl. Candidates will have experience or exposure to XFS/ZFS File Systems and NFS/Block Storage FS Sharing; SSH, TMUX, PDSH, CLUSH system access; VI, EMACS, AWK/SES, CRON system editing; and Nagios, Ganglia, SNMP information technology monitoring systems.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.
At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.