System Administrator I, Research Computing

New York Genome Center
Job Location
New York, NY 10013
Job Description

The System Administrator I will support the high performance computing and data storage environment for NYGC. This individual will be a member of the research computing team and will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks as NYGC grows.

Job duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist internal and external users with data transfer and utilizing compute facilities;
  • Install, configure and debug scientific software tools;
  • Assist with expanding size and functionality of compute and storage;
  • Create written documentation for other admins and users;
  • Work closely with scientific staff to ensure that the system is both useable and useful. 
  • At least 3 years experience in Unix / Linux system administration;
  • Experience with multi-server networked environments;
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, start-up like environment;
  • Familiarity with Linux scripting and automation technologies;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
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About Our Organization

The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is an independent, non-profit organization that leverages the collaborative resources of leading academic medical centers, research universities, and commercial organizations. Our vision is to transform medical research and clinical care in New York and beyond through the creation of one of the largest genomics facilities in North America, integrating sequencing, bioinformatics, and data management, as well as performing cutting-edge genomics research.

The New York Genome Center is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. The New York Genome Center takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

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