Thread: Research Computing Facilitation Specialist

Started: 2021-12-01 03:39:46
Last activity: 2021-12-01 03:39:46
Brandon Schmandt
2021-12-01 03:39:46
Institution: University of New Mexico
Open Until: 2022-01-03

The Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC) at The University of New Mexico is hiring two Research Computing Facilitation Specialists. Research Computing Systems Specialists are key members of the systems team at CARC, focusing on supporting the research computing needs of the university's faculty, staff, and student researchers. This position will play a leading role in facilitating, promoting, and aiding the adoption of scalable research computing solutions by UNM researchers. The primary responsibility of this position is to work with a wide range of researchers through support requests (e.g. email, ticketing systems, chats) and in-person consultations to meet their diverse computing needs, primarily on Linux-based computing platforms.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• General understanding of computer systems configurations.
• Experience compiling and installing Linux software and packages.
• Ability to build and network Linux servers.
• Ability to execute tasks within specific and well-defined projects.
• Experience programming in a high-level language such as C, C++, Java, or Fortran.
• Working knowledge of one or more scripting languages such as bash, Perl, or Python.

For more information or to apply, visit For best consideration, please apply by January 3, 2022.
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