Cloud Engineer

  • EMBL
  • United Kingdom
  • Nov 12, 2021
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated technical person to take on a role as a Cloud Engineer at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI). Located within a beautiful research campus near Cambridge, EMBL-EBI offers a unique opportunity to acquire professional experience in an international scientific environment with access to cutting edge technologies.    

This exciting role develops and supports our cloud infrastructure which includes Openstack, Kubernetes and VMware. We are passionate about cloud technology and making it work effectively for complex workloads. We are looking for an applicant who shares this vision and is prepared to actively collaborate with team members to innovate and support cutting edge cloud computing environments at EMBL-EBI.

The role is diverse, from system administration to creating infrastructure as code, good communication skills being a key part of the process. We consider personal development and continuous learning an important aspect of the role, and with this ethos the team keeps abreast of the latest technology.

In addition we will be looking for those individuals with any experience of  (note these are not mandatory and you will be able to learn and develop your skills in these with us)

Do something meaningful
At EMBL-EBI you can apply your talent and passion to accelerate science and tackle some of humankind's greatest challenges. EMBL-EBI, part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, is a worldwide leader in the storage, analysis and dissemination of large biological datasets. We provide the global research community with access to publicly available databases and tools which are crucial for the advancement of healthcare, food security, and biodiversity. Join a culture of innovation
We are located on the Wellcome Genome Campus, alongside other prominent research and biotech organisations, and surrounded by beautiful Cambridgeshire countryside. This is a highly collaborative and inclusive community where our employees enjoy a relaxed atmosphere. We are committed to ensuring our employees feel valued, supported and empowered to reach their professional potential.  Enjoy lots of benefits: For more details please see our employee benefits page.