SYSTEMS ENGINEER, RCF – ID# 18502

Oct 24 2018
Job Description

SYSTEMS ENGINEER, RCF – ID# 18502

 

School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology.  Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the Research Computer Facility (RCF), School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology (SOEST), located at the University of Hawai‘i, Manoa campus Honolulu, Hawai‘i.  Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and compliance with applicable Federal/State laws. 

 

MINIMUM MONTHLY SALARY: $3,663/Mon. 

 

DUTIES:  This is an advanced professional, highly responsible position that oversees the configuration, installation, maintenance/upgrade and monitoring/security of a distributed network of computers/servers, peripherals and software used for education, administration and research. 

 

PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING:  Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.  EXPERIENCE: Four to six (4-6) years of progressively responsible professional experience, which includes computer program development, systems and network administration, technical support, and consulting.  ABIL/KNOW/SKILLS:  Extensive knowledge of installations, maintenance, and operation procedures for UNIX and Windows systems. Thorough knowledge of computer network communication standards, IP/TCP/NFS protocol sets, DNS, NIS, AD and LDAP services.  Ability to plan, direct, and implement complex systems and analysis programs.   PHYSICAL/MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS:  Ability to work effectively at sea.  Ability to crawl through tight areas to string cable.  May need to open up computer machines to diagnose hardware problems. POLICY AND/OR REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:  As a condition of employment, employee will be subject to all applicable RCUH policies and procedures and, as applicable, subject to University of Hawai‘i's and/or business entity's policies and procedures.  Violation of RCUH's, UH's, or business entity's policies and/or procedures or applicable State or Federal laws and/or regulations may lead to disciplinary action (including, but not limited to possible termination of employment, personal fines, civil and/or criminal penalties, etc.). 

 

SECONDARY QUALIFICATIONS:  Scientific application program development experience involving other programming languages (FORTRAN, C, C++, Python, R, PHP, and Java), real time data acquisition, image processing, numerical analysis, RPC’s (Remote Procedure Call), DBMS’s (Data Base Management Systems), PC’s or supercomputers.  Study or work experience relating to any of the School’s academic disciplines (geology, geophysics, oceanography, meteorology, or ocean engineering).  Experience in setting up and managing multiple networks of heterogeneous UNIX computers using the IP protocol suite.  Working knowledge of Window Managers, Toolkits, and Widgets.  Seagoing experience. 

 

INQUIRIES:  Pat Townsend 956-5243 (Oahu). 

 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Please go to www.rcuh.com and click on “Job Postings.” You must submit the following documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Resume, 3) Supervisory References, 4) Copy of Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawai‘i Standard Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send additional documents to rcuh_employment@rcuh.com. If you have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please call (808)956-8344 or (808)956-0872. 

 

CLOSING DATE:  November 22, 2018. 

 

RCUH’s mission is to support and enhance research, development and training in Hawai‘i, with a focus on the University of Hawai‘i.

 

Equal Opportunities Employer – Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran.