HPC Engineer (Systems Admin)

Contract  |  £450 - £550 per day + Outside IR35  |  Home Counties  |  Tunbridge Wells

Linux  •  Big Data  •  Infrastructure  •  Architecture  •  Cloud


Your skills are required as an HPC & Linux Systems Engineer - working to provide state of the art and innovative scientific computing capability to its researchers and collaborators.

The organisation is currently involved in cutting edge research including discovering the cure for cancer, and they are looking for a world class data systems engineer to ensure the smooth operation of the institutes High performance computing. This is an excellent opportunity to help move this important research forward.

You need to come with a proven track record of success within the Linux System Administration field which would involve proficient skills in, scripting and automation using at least one high level language, networking e.g. mellanox and monitoring/logging tools e.g. Elk stack, Grafana etc.

You will get the chance to use your Experience in administration of high-performance and parallel and object storage systems, services and data research such as IMB spectrum scale, Lustre, etc.

Experience using virtualization and public or private cloud computing and storage infrastructure administration - -e.g. oVirt, Openstack, AWS is a massive plus.


  • HPC
  • Linux - Centos
  • Lustre
  • Slurm


  • XFS
  • Cluster Management (bright)
  • Moab
  • Xcat
  • Ansible
  • Git
  • Python

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