HPC and Cloud platforms Linux system administrator

Context And Mission

We are looking for candidates with a technical background who will become part of the Operations Department of the Centre.

Key Duties

Installation, maintenance, update and resolution of issues related to IT services of the centre (mail, web, databases, servers, etc.)
Configuration and administration of the different storage subsystems and backup system
Configuration and administration of the BSC HPC supercomputing resources
Configuration and administration of BSC cloud platforms (OpenStack, OpenNebula and ovirt )


Minimum university qualification: diploma or ordinary degree, preferably in IT
Essential Knowledge and Professional Experience
Knowledge and experience in system administration of Linux platforms (4 years minimum)
Initiative, responsibility and good organisational skills
Availability to travel and assist with project events/workshops


The position will be located at BSC within the Operations Department
We offer a full-time contract (37.5h/week), a good working environment, a highly stimulating environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure, flexible working hours, extensive training plan, restaurant tickets, private health insurance, support to the relocation procedures
Duration: Open-ended contract due to technical and scientific activities linked to the project and budget duration
Holidays: 23 paid vacation days plus 24th and 31st of December per our collective agreement
Salary: we offer a competitive salary commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the candidate and according to the cost of living in Barcelona
Starting date: asap