Systems Administrator

The Stowers Institute has an opening for a Systems Administrator to maintain and operate computer systems in a Linux environment.

Responsibilities include installing, configuring and updating operating systems, databases, and software packages; monitoring and troubleshooting operations; programming and scripting scientific and administrative applications for use on Linux and Linux high performance clusters.

The successful candidate will possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, strong scripting skills in any common language (Perl, Bash, Python, Ruby), excellent documentation skills, experience with a High Performance Computing Cluster, experience with monitoring tools.

Candidates with experience in SAN architecture, blade servers, Apache and virtual hosting, NIS and Active Directory/LDAP integration, Puppet, Foreman, Katello, PXE, virtualization or Docker are highly encouraged to apply.

Minimum requirements include an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field, two to five years of experience in cluster computing, and three to five years of Linux experience.

Application Instructions: To apply, please submit a current resume and 2 letters of recommendation to or to Administration Department, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 E 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110.