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#89947 Systems Integration Engineer 1

Filing Deadline: Mon 9/25/2017

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 09/14/17 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible Disability Counseling and Consulting services (DCC) or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for assistance.


Under supervision applies professional systems and software integration concepts to evaluate, resolve and implement small projects or portions of projects. Resolves routine business processes, system functionality, implementation issues and system and software integration problems. Works on issues and projects of limited scope. Follows standard system lifecycle procedures to analyze situations and data from which answers can be readily obtained.

Acts as technical member in support of the Center for Applied Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) program at UCSD/SDSC. The duties of this position include hardware and operating system support, use of specialized equipment for data collection, documentation, software maintenance and process monitoring, research and data presentation. Systems administration duties include configuration of measurement systems, with particular attention to maintaining infrastructure and data security.

The position participates in configuration management, system testing, system integration solutions, disaster recovery, performance testing, and troubleshooting. This position interacts with researchers with whom we share our data, collaborators with whom we share measurement infrastructure, and other research programmers and group members, visiting researchers, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows with whom the group collaborates on publications and research.

The primary operating systems are FreeBSD and Linux. Includes working with complex, advanced systems and networks in a TCP/IP research environment.

Conduct light research and analysis of data and metadata as needed. Travel to present results, interact with the Internet measurement and research community.

For more information, please visit www.caida.org


  1. Proven experience with version control services (e.g., Git, GitHub).

  2. Experience with scripting languages e.g., Python, Ruby, Perl, and UNIX shell.

  3. Experience writing programs with the C programming language.

  4. Demonstrated experience with multi-platform troubleshooting.

  5. Demonstrated experience with UNIX system administration.


~ Job offer is contingent on a clear background check.

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Payroll Title:
Supercomputer Center
Hiring Salary Range
$48,900 - $90,000 /year
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Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Mon-Fri