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[job list] ACM@UIUC Weekly Job Postings

ACM@UIUC Weekly Job Postings
Week of May 25th, 2008

With postings from:
Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group


Title: Computer Systems Engineer
Company: Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
Contact: Beckman Human Resources <jobs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> (217) 333-5441 
Hiring for: Full-time  
Computer Systems Engineer
Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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The Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group (www.ks.uiuc.edu) at
the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology seeks to fill
a vacancy for a full-time Computer Systems Engineer. The purpose of this
position is to manage the group&#8217;s computational environment,
including system administration duties.  Specific duties and
responsibilities include:

&#8226; Administer and maintain a network of 50 desktop workstations
running Red Hat Linux, 20 file and application servers running Solaris,
and 100 TB of data storage
&#8226; Lead a team of graduate and undergraduate assistants to handle
troubleshooting and basic user support for technically skilled
scientific users
&#8226; Other duties as assigned (duties may expand over time)

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor&#8217;s degree, preferably in a
technical or scientific field. Experience with UNIX systems
administration using Red Hat and Solaris. Ability to maintain and write
basic software tools using scripting languages such as Perl or Bash. The
candidate must be capable of working productively with an existing team
of software developers, and forming effective working relationships with
other campus technical and administrative units. Strong written and
verbal skills, and an ability to perform duties using independent
judgment and decision-making without extensive direction/supervision.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with the University of Illinois
system, or other higher education experience. Background in budgeting
and purchasing for system and network upgrades, writing grant proposals,
and a general familiarity with grant-driven/funded groups.

The Computer Systems Engineer position is a 100% full-time,
benefits-eligible Academic Professional position.  Applicants must be
eligible to work in the United States and salary is commensurate with
qualifications and experience. In order to ensure full consideration,
applications must be received by June 4, 2008. Applicants may be
interviewed prior to the closing date; however, no hiring decision will
be made until after that date. The expected start is as soon as possible
after the closing date. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three
letters of professional references, preferably via email, to the

Beckman Institute Human Resources
1209 Beckman Institute
405 N. Mathews Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 244-4474
Fax: (217) 333-5441

The University of Illinois is an affirmative action, equal opportunity