Operations and Maintenance Data Systems Operator in Asheville, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

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    Asheville, NC
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Job Description

Job #:  989919
Our client is looking for an Operations and Maintenance Data Systems Operator. The position sits in:
Asheville, NC
Silver Springs, Maryland
Stennis, Mississippi.
This position is part of a Kanban agile team supporting the Data Access Branch’s Data Access Operations team. This team works on a variety of science data and metadata management systems to monitor production processes, deploy software changes to the test and production tiers, and assess data and metadata quality. The position will:
  • Be suited for a motivated individual who is starting a career in technology, or in climatology, meteorology, or related environmental science.
  • Require monitoring service logs, data files and directories to ascertain service status.
  • Require performance of data management tasks.
  • Require integration testing of code prior to and after software deployments.
  • Require attention to detail and following established process.
  • Command line experience in Unix or Linux
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal

Minimum of two years of relevant experience, with up to eight years total relevant experience.
  • Familiarity with meteorological and climate science.
  • Programming experience, especially in Unix/Linux/Python shell scripting and Java.
  • Familiarity with THREDDS Data Server (TDS) operation and configuration.
  • Familiarity with meteorological and/or climate data formats, e.g NetCDF, GRIB, and/or generic data file formats like CSV and JSON.
  • Familiarity with revision control/deployment/CI/CD tools like git and GitLab

If interested and qualified please email your resume to sgoodwin@apexsystems.com
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