Snr Systems Specialist (Linux Systems Administrator), The University of Melbourne

The Senior Systems Specialist, Research & Teaching Platforms, will be responsible for providing operational support and expert advice in relation to specialised computing systems used in scientific research and teaching by clients of the Faculty of Science. Those systems include computers connected to lab equipment, a large Linux desktop fleet, various application servers and other hosted platforms.

We are looking for an experienced Systems Administrator with excellent Linux administration skills for project and BAU activities. Must have automation (e.g. Puppet) and some Service Desk experience.

Established in 1853, the University of Melbourne is a leading international university with a tradition of excellence in teaching and research. The main campus in Parkville is recognised as the hub of Australia’s premier knowledge precinct comprising eight hospitals, many leading research institutes and a wide-range of knowledge-based industries. With outstanding performance in international rankings, the University is at the forefront of higher education in the Asia-Pacific region and the world.

The University employs people of outstanding calibre and offers a unique environment where staff are valued and rewarded.

Science at the University of Melbourne is the most highly ranked Faculty of Science in Australia. Science is defined by its research excellence in the physical and life sciences and is at the forefront of research addressing major societal issues from climate change to disease. Our discoveries help build an understanding of the world around us.

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