Research Data Storage Architect
New York University
New York City

Position Summary: Reporting to the Director of Research Technology Services in
NYU IT, the Research Data Storage Architect will be responsible for
coordinating the building and management of the storage infrastructure
environment for services in support of the research data lifecycle. This
infrastructure will support researchers and library curators during the full
research lifecycle, including storage, data processing and analysis,
publication, preservation, and data discovery and dissemination. This
individual will work closely with storage, networking, and system engineers;
digitization experts; archivists; web developers; functional requirements
writers; and project managers in both IT and the Libraries in building and
managing the service environment.

Qualifications/Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education: Master's Degree in related field

Required Experience: Minimum of 5 years related experience, experience with
management of data storage systems, running Linux/Unix servers and application
systems, experience working with identity management tools, e.g. Active
Directory, LDAP, provisioning services, experience with scripting, e.g.
Python, shell, PHP

Preferred Experience: Experience in an academic environment working with
researchers and/or research data, experience with large-scale data storage
systems and databases (big data)., and experience with managing projects.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Conceptualize, design, develop,
test, validate and implement integrated systems and services, collaborate and
coordinate goals and work efforts with a variety of colleagues in multiple
organizations, lead projects of moderate complexity, communicate effectively
with leaders in computational research as well as non-technical scholars,
develop technical build documentation, and ability to prioritize tasks.

When you come to work at New York University, it's more than just a job that
awaits you. You have the opportunity to Experience Excellence.

You are joining an exciting intellectual and cultural community, one where
employees - faculty and staff - come together to create a unique product:
excellence in education and research. You are part of a diverse, multi-
cultural and creative institution, one with a world-wide reputation as a
leader in higher education. NYU is the largest private university in the
United States, with 12,000 faculty and staff from all over the world and
40,000 students from all 50 states and more than 120 foreign countries. NYU
offers opportunities to have an impact on a truly global level.

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