Linux Systems Admin

Fast Switch

Linux Systems Admin

Linux Systems Admin #422331
Position Description:
Seeking an experienced Linux systems administrator to support our high-performance computing and machine learning ecosystem. Spanning multiple new data centers and built with the latest CPU, GPU, network, storage and middleware technology, the company’s HPC and ML infrastructure service provides capability for users globally. This position will support the engineering and operation of our ecosystem.
 
Responsibilities include:
  • Linux System Administration (deploying new hardware and software, diagnosing system problems, troubleshooting network problems, etc.)
  • Integrate related middleware components including container orchestration technologies
  • Automation of manual processes
  • Participate in the on-call rotation, roughly every eighth week
  • Other related duties as assigned
Skills Required:
  • 4+ years of experience as a Linux Administrator (RHEL preferred)
  • 2+ years of experience scripting from scratch (Python and bash preferred)
  • Ability to self-start, multitask and communicate effectively
Experience Preferred:
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking
  • Troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
  • Exposure to Kerberos and LDAP
  • Experience with containers (e.g. Docker) and orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes)
  • Exposure to automation tools such as Chef
  • Exposure to Infiniband networking
  • Experience in an HPC environment
  • Experience with GPUs as a compute accelerator
  • Experience with administering large, high-speed filesystems (GPFS, Lustre, etc.)
  • Knowledge of bash, Python, and/or Perl, and willing to learn the ones you do not know
  • During COVID-19, the company is in a work-from-home mode, but when things settle down this will be an on-site position.
  • Even with COVID-19, the resource will need to occasionally go to the data centers in southeast Michigan, potentially several times a week.
  • This position is for an on-site resource that will frequently interact with other engineering, operations and development teams based in and around Dearborn, MI.
Education Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
Additional Info:
 
At Fast Switch – Great Lakes (FSGL), Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.
We at FSGL, have been doing this for 22 years with pride, dedication and plain old-fashioned hard work.
We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:
 
  • Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
 
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
One of our pride points as that in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press.
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