London (UK): Grid Cluster System Manager
The deadline for the job below is Monday - so get your skates on if you
I'm the "existing senior system manager", and whilst the systems run
Scientific Linux (RHEL recompiled - rather like centos) rather than
Debian, the software is Linux / open source.
Cluster System Manager
Queen Mary, University of London - Department of Physics
The Particle Physics Research Centre at Queen Mary, University of London
has a vacancy for a Cluster System Manager to co-manage the Centre's
High Throughput computing facilities and to contribute to its
integration within the GridPP project.
The Centre is involved in a number of running and future Particle
Physics experiments including major commitments to the ATLAS experiment
at the LHC. In order to support these activities the Group has installed
a large, Linux based, High Throughput Computing Cluster. The Cluster
currently comprises of 1400 CPU cores and 400 TB of storage. It is
intended to significantly expand this facility in the next year. The
successful candidate will work with an existing senior system manager
and be jointly responsible for the day-to-day management of the
Cluster's hardware and software, its future development and the
development and deployment of Grid software.
This full-time post is funded until 31st March 2011 with the possibility
of renewal thereafter.The initial salary will be in the range £30,229 -
£35,532 per annum depending on qualifications and experience.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the
UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.
Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to
remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Alex Martin at
Completed application forms, quoting 10168/CA, should be returned to the
Recruitment Secretary, Department of Physics, Queen Mary, University of
London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Further details and an application form can be found at:
The closing date for receipt of applications is 24th May 2010