Lab Computing Administrator

The Oregon Hazards Lab at the University of Oregon, Department of Earth Sciences seeks a skilled IT/System Administrator to support our mission of developing a real-time, multi-hazards monitoring system. Based in Eugene, OR, this position will support IT needs of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN) and the ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning system, which serves to increase public safety and resiliency. The PNSN is a cooperative network operated by the University of Oregon (UO) and the University of Washington (UW). This position will collaborate closely with our partners at UW.

We seek an individual to work as a member of a research team by supporting the IT needs of real-time seismic and environmental monitoring projects. Under the supervision of Oregon Hazards Lab management, this position will review the cyber security status of remote devices and implement improvements. This person will also be tasked with the development of improved data telemetry protocols, and will setup and administer development and production servers at UO.

This position is critical for managing remote data backhaul and developing data routing protocols, along with cybersecurity audit/planning. This individual must have good written and oral communication and management skills, since they will work within a large team at multiple institutions. We value the capacity to work independently with minimal direct supervision in a highly coordinated fashion within a collegial team.

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