Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Senior Systems Operations Engineer in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 309569
Directorate: Communications and Information Technology
Division: Research Computing
PNNL is seeking to find a talented senior developer who is passionate about scientific data management systems in one or more of the following areas:
Leading Scientific Data Management Systems Operations – bringing an operations perspective to delivering a full scientific data life-cycle management built using a variety of programming languages, technologies, and frameworks.
Scientific Data Management Systems Development – bringing an API first design perspective to building bridges to various sets of systems that provide strong but resilient integrations.
Candidates will work with various computer technologies, on various platforms. They should understand a mix of technologies and have broad knowledge of basic science. Should possess advanced computer knowledge to design and customize programs.
Operating on the data-information-knowledge continuum, staff at PNNL employ diverse methods to confront significant problems of national interest—from distilling distributed data into knowledge that supports decision processes, to enabling resilient technologies that enhance computing at extreme scales, to equipping cyber defenders with tools that prevent damaging cyber-attacks.
Our research portfolio—spanning from basic to applied—includes data and computational engineering, high-performance computing, applied mathematics, semantic and human language technologies, machine learning, data and computing architectures, systems integration, and software and application development.
In Research Computing, the Data team works with our Researchers to develop data management workflows that help them collaborate on their research, manage data, share their data/workflows, and much more.
TASKS YOU MIGHT WORK ON:
Engage with our research community to facilitate the management of their scientific data workflows.
Lead the operations of new and existing data management systems.
Research new technologies in support of our research community.
Leverage cloud technologies for delivery where appropriate
EXPECTED OF YOU:
Apply knowledge of data science and software engineering practices with minimal oversight
Take initiative to set personal direction and goals
Effectively Lead technical teams to operate a full scientific data life cycle management system
Stay current about industry developments
Demonstrate good time management skills
Be able to work with different technologies
WHY WE SHOULD TALK:
You want to work in a lively environment full of scientists, engineers, and subject matter experts who love learning and thinking creatively
You want to have impact on people's lives and national security problems
You want to work in an environment where diversity and equality are highly valued
You want to build novel solutions to complex problems
You are independent in your every-day work, and self-directed in your career goals
Bachelor's degree with 5 years of experience, Master's degree with 3 years of experience, or PhD with 1 year of experience.
Degree in computer science
Degree in a Basic Scientific Domain
Experience leading projects
Experience leading teams
Experience with the Atlassian products
Familiarity with a wide range of data science technologies
Equal Employment Opportunity
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
Directorate: Comm & Information Technology
Job Category: Computation and Information Sciences
Opening Date: 2019-07-10
Closing Date: 2019-07-25