Senior Computer Systems Administrator – Cloud

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We are looking for a Senior Systems Administrator with experience of using a range of cloud based technologies to contribute to the overall programme of Scientific Computing activities at Diamond.

Working as part of the Scientific Computing Group at Diamond, the person will perform a range of system administration tasks to look after the Diamond computing infrastructure, and will be part of a team of subject matter experts helping to develop and support the future infrastructure needs of Diamond. The role has a research and development component to ensure Diamond is adopting new and appropriate cloud technologies, such as OpenStack or commercial solutions, and to ensure Diamond remains at the forefront of providing a world class research facility.

The role will require working alongside colleagues in scientific software and engaging directly with end users of Diamond, to ensure infrastructure deployments meet the current and future requirements of analysing ever-increasing amounts of scientific data.

Business Area: Science, Technical/Engineering
Division: Technical
Salary range (Full Time): £42,297 to £49,761 per annum (Discretionary range to £57,225)
Closing Date: 05/08/2018
Ref No: 10021

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