IT Engineer/IT Support

Research Triangle Park, NC
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IT Engineer, Platform Support
Research Triangle Park, NC
Pay Rate: $37-41/hr
The IT Engineer will serve as an expert specifically in R platform (R servers, RStudio, R packages). They will also provide expert support to data scientists and statisticians.
IT Engineer Responsibilities:
  • Advise teams in the planning, designing and utilization of the R based data analysis platform. 
  • Interact and consult with global R community to translate business requirements into solutions.
  • Provide functional support to the scientific community using the R data analysis platform.
  • Provide guidance for coding standards and discover new methodologies
  • Maintain the data analysis platform, provide technical support, and assist troubleshooting day-today operational issues.
  • Provide monitoring of the platform to proactively identify and resolve issues. Conduct root cause analysis to identify and resolve complex problems impacting service levels.
IT Engineer Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Informatics, Computer Science, or similar
  • 5+ years experience supporting R statistical programming language
  • Experience with bioinformatics tools and data analysis
  • 5+ years experience working with OS - Red Hat Enterprise Linux Version 
  • Experience with high performance computing environments
  • Configuration and System Management System - Puppet 4+, GitLab, etc.
  • Background in scripting and code development: Python or Perl
  • Analytic Computing experience (RStudio Emphasis preferred)
  • Knowledge of cloud computing and data analytics
  • Knowledge of big data methodologies (e.g. Spark)


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