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Jason Sommerfield

Director of Facilities Technology


  • Management and technical leadership of talented, experienced systems, information and computer room facilities management teams

  • Support strategic evaluation and planning to address latent and emerging research needs

  • Integration and operation of novel technologies into unique HPC resources for a national resource community


phone:   412-268-9606
mail:   PSC
300 South Craig St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213



Previous experience

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Senior Manager of Systems & Operations

Management and technical contribution to team operating HPC and infrastructure systems

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Research Infrastructure Technology Developer

Development of frameworks and tooling to improve flexibility and efficiency of systems management

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Software QA Engineer (MTS3)

Development, execution and evaluation of systemic testing of complex storage systems

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Advanced Systems Specialist 

Responsible for vendor interactions, technology evaluation and creative compute+storage systems design and deployment



Educational background

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B.S. Electrical & Computer Engineering

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M.S. Information Networking



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Papers and publications