Junior System Administrator

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 13 Mar 2024

27 Feb 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

ELETTRA - SINCROTRONE TRIESTE S.C.P.A.
Department

Informatics
Research Field

Computer science » Computer systems
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
Country

Italy
Application Deadline

13 Mar 2024 - 23:00 (Europe/Rome)
Type of Contract

Temporary
Job Status

Full-time
Hours Per Week

40
Offer Starting Date

2 May 2024
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Reference Number

IA/24/8
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

Part of the activities of the successful candidate will be dedicated to contribute to Workpackage 7 (WP7, Data Reduction and Compression) of the LEAPS-INNOV project that aims at the development of data compression techniques and related services. WP7 focuses on the establishment of a collaboration platform for data reduction and compression, the assessment of future needs in this area and on the development of metrics for the possible techniques. It will also evaluate and adopt methods for reduction and algorithms for data compression and will exchange knowledge with industry.

For the remaining part of the activities, the successful candidate will contribute to maintaining the critical services of Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste critical to data communication, compression and storage. In particular he/she will also handle services related to data sharing and storage, back-up systems, provide user support for deployed systems and will be involved in the management of the company systems dedicated to the mail infrastructure, composed by an antispam appliance and a mail server, contributing to the development, update, and expansion of existing services.


Requirements
Research Field
Computer science » Systems design
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree in ICT or related subjects or a minimum of 2 years of experience as a System Administrator is required. Other required skills will be:

  • Knowledge of the Linux operating system, specifically Debian, Ubuntu, and Rocky distributions
  • Experience with cloud and local storage systems
  • Good knowledge of networking, with a focus on server rooms
  • Experience with virtualization systems, specifically Opensource ones
  • Experience with electronic mail servers running on Linux

We will consider a plus the following competences:

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Windows and macOS from both the user and the System Administration perspectives
  • Experience with specific storage systems, such as Ceph or LTFS
  • Knowledge of specialized software, such as Zimbra, Libraesva, Proxmox and Seafile
  • Knowledge of Zabbix monitoring system and Puppet configuration management tool
  • Scripting skills in shell, Python, Perl and PHP for automating system administration tasks
  • Experience with network services such as DNS, DHCP, LDAP, and Radius
  • Experience with high bandwidth links
  • Familiarity with opensource backup systems.
    A positive approach to problem-solving and user assistance is expected. Good time management skills and ability to prioritize are also expected, together with the ability to interact with the facility staff and international users at all levels and to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
    Good oral and written communication skills in English are essential.

Languages
ENGLISH
Level
Good

Additional Information
Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste SCpA
Country
Italy
City
Trieste
Postal Code
34149
Street
SS 14 KM 163,5
Geofield


Where to apply
Website

https://www.elettra.eu/about/careers.html?id=3841

Contact
State/Province

Italy
City

TRIESTE
Website

http://www.elettra.eu/
Street

Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A. s.s. 14 km 163,5 Area Science Park 34149 Trieste
Postal Code

34149
E-Mail

[email protected]

STATUS: EXPIRED

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