Linux Systems Administrator

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

Job Description:

The IT Team at EMBL-EBI is undergoing a technology transformation so there has never been a more exciting time to join us.  This role will in part be responsible for ensuring the current IT infrastructure operates effectively, but more importantly will be a key driver in our journey in adopting public cloud and to help drive delivering ITSM.

EBI offers a unique opportunity to acquire professional experience in an international scientific environment with access to cutting edge technology and excellent benefits.

In this role you will work on a variety of enterprise technologies with opportunities to enhance existing technical skills and develop new ones. You should be able to diagnose and resolve problems quickly, and have the patience to communicate with a variety of interdisciplinary teams and users.

As part of a multi team project, we are working towards adopting a public cloud to build a hybrid model to modernise and bring efficiencies across our services to solve challenges such as deploying and managing big DBs. This role requires interaction with users of all technical abilities so good customer facing skills are essential. Your goal will be to ensure that our infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Preferably you will have been exposed to using technologies such as  Experience required:

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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.