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Junior Cloud Engineer (EMEA 20221108)

Do you want to help researchers and engineers around the world to solve the most exciting and challenging computational problems? HPCNow! is looking for a passionate and proactive Junior Cloud Engineer to join our international High-Performance Computing team. We work in sectors like drug design and discovery, genomics, bioinformatics, aerospace, aeronautics, astrophysics, quantum chemistry, energy, automotive, visual effects, and many more.

Reference

EMEA 20221108

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, or Vocational Training (CFGS) in the administration of systems and networks or related.

Job Description

HPCNow! is looking for a passionate and very proactive Junior Cloud Engineer to join our team. Job functions include teaming with HPC support and R&D staff to answer user questions and solve technical problems by telephone, email, and onsite. Tasks include interactive issue troubleshooting, following client issues through to resolution, documenting resolutions in a knowledge base, working with application and system owners or supporters to identify advanced solutions, installing and configuring applications, developing GitHub/GitLab pipelines, and studying and improving applications’ performance. Possibility to participate in a European project offering cloud support.

Job Requirements

Eligible to live and/or work in Spain.

Skills and Experience

Required
Minimum two years of experience in Linux and HPC environments
Experience in AWS
Fast learning and a strong interest in learning new technologies.
Fluent in English.
Knowledge in version controlling (Github, Bitbucket) and pipelines (Github actions and Bitbucket pipelines)

Desired 
Hands-on experience with Python.
Applications support experience (ticketing)
Experience with Slurm and LSF.
Experience with containerization (Singularity, docker, apptainer).
Knowledge of other Cloud solutions or certifications.
Open OnDemand at user level.
Experience in Elastic, Grafana, or related monitoring software.

Job Conditions

We offer a permanent full-time position in a good working environment and a highly stimulating and challenging environment.
Full-time remote office workplace based in Spain.
Flexible working hours.
We offer a competitive salary commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the candidate and according to the cost of living in the country.
Position linked with a European four years project, but continuity in the company after the project is over.

About HPCNow!

HPCNow! is a global services company focused on High-Performance Computing, High-Performance Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence consulting. We help scientists and engineers around the world, from the design of the hardware solution to the very end of its life cycle, setting up complex pipelines, and accelerating their workflows and applications. We also extend our services by delivering professional training and providing ongoing remote administration and scientific support.

At HPCNow! We not only focus on business but also try to achieve a healthy work/life balance, facilitating pleasant working conditions as much as possible. This includes remote work, a flexible work schedule, amenities in our offices, and a diverse and inclusive work environment. Our commitment is to provide our people with all they need for personal and professional growth, involving them in discovery, innovation, and achievement environments.

Core Values

Science Enablers –  We play a crucial role in migrating workloads from the regular desktop computer to HPC clusters and supercomputers. We work to bridge the gap between these two distant worlds by capacitating the end users and upskilling them to bring their computational research to a world-class level.

Excellence – We strive for excellence in everything we do for our team members and clients. We feel proud of our contributions and celebrate our client’s success as our own.

Empowering science with technology – we are a trusted partner that accelerates research and discovery thanks to our commitment to continuous innovation and new technology adoption.

Diversity and Inclusion – Our very talented team includes different mindsets, cultures, backgrounds, and experiences, making HPCNow! an inclusive company. Our team is from eight different countries and can speak ten other languages.

Gender equality – While we haven’t reached full gender equality yet, we see a new opportunity to get closer to that milestone in each hiring process. We are proud members of Women in HPC (WHPC), and we participate in activities to empower women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).

Contact

If you are interested, send an email to careers@hpcnow.com with your updated CV, a short motivation letter, and the subject “EMEA-20221108 job position”.