True, this “city” of anywhere from 250 to 1,000 hearty souls (the population swells during the “summer”) does need IT support year round—an
IS group assists the McMurdo community with
“installation of new computers, repairs, software training” and a 24×7 help desk. And, of course, many consider it a researcher’s paradise—if, by
paradise, you mean “freezing your ass off.”
For the masochists out there like Ken Klassy (who took this photo in Antarctica), here’s an IT jobs page.