Computer Specialist (Systems Manager)
The Laboratory of Molecular Systematics (LMS) of the National
Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, seeks a highly skilled
individual to manage our computer systems. The position will include the
* System administration for a multiprocessor Unix server, associated
networked Unix workstations, and and AppleShare file server (including
network management; hardware and software specification, purchasing, and
installation; backups; maintenance of user accounts; and backups).
* Technical support for researchers and other LMS staff (on use of standard
system software, peripherals, etc.)
A detailed knowledge of Unix system administration is required, as
is extensive experience with either the Macintosh operating system or
DOS/Windows (preferably both). Ability and willingness to communicate
clearly and patiently with users of varied computer backgrounds and
experience is essential.
Starting salary range $38,330 - 45,939. For more information about the
position, contact Dr. Matthew Kane at (301) 238-3444, ext. 108; email
kane at onyx.si.edu; for application information, call our 24-hour automated
request center (202) 287-3102, press 9, and request Vacancy Announcement No.
97MW-1146 and a full application package. Applications must be postmarked
by November 12. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Dr. Matthew D. Kane
Laboratory of Molecular Systematics
National Museum of Natural History
Smithsonian Institution Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, MD 20746
Telephone: (301) 238-3444 EX. 108
Fax: (301) 238-3059
email:kane at onyx.si.edu