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IT System Admin - Journey Bellingham, WA
The Computer Science Department seeks to hire a journey-level IT System Admin to help facilitate the continued operation of the IT infrastructure and fulfilling technical requirements established by department faculty and staff to meet curricular, research, and departmental objectives. The position functions as a Systems and Network Administrato, and Software Developer, utilizing an "Operations and Development" (DevOps) workflow to deploy and manage IT infrastructure with a collection of code so group efforts are self-documented and programmatically reproducible in the event of a disaster, and so that it is possible to reliably and quickly scale-up compute environments as curricular and research requirements evolve. The primary objective of the position is to provide computer, network, and domain-specific technology administration to meet the demanding academic and operational requirements of the department, as well as the needs of faculty and students from other departments and programs who utilize any system operated by the CS department, such as faculty and students both within CS and from other departments who rely on CS-hosted computational resources (HPC) on a daily basis to support research and curriculum that ultimately contributes towards completion of degree for students, tenure and promotion for faculty, etc. The CS Technical Group is responsible for the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of all hardware and software components of the WWU CS IT infrastructure. This position is responsible for delivering on a diverse set of complex to highly-complex technical requirements (e.g. installing and maintaining physical and logical networking components, server hardware and operating systems, lab and research systems, HPC environment admin., developing code to programmatically apply environment configuration changes, install software on CS servers and in specially configured lab environments, etc.
Director of the Institute for Energy Studies Bellingham, WA
The Institute for Energy Studies at Western Washington University (WWU) invites applications for a director. The director will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the institute's programs and execution of its mission.