HPC Senior Systems Engineer/Manager (HPC High Performance Computing)

Go IT Recruitment Limited
Milton Keynes
£50K-60K per annum + Bonuses to £57k + Excellent Benefits
17 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

HPC Senior Systems Engineer/Manager (HPC High Performance Computing)

Working with the Education Sector based in based in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire/Bedford.


  • HPC Senior Systems Engineer/Manager - The Research Computing team is a small group of IT specialists, who manage and support advanced, high-performance computing (HPC Clustered Computing) facilities used primarily by the three engineering/scientific schools of the University across two campuses to deliver their transformational research.
  • Working with the Head of IT Infrastructure, the HPC Senior Systems Engineer/Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the advanced research computing facilities and resources are developed, managed, operated and supported efficiently, delivering a high quality, high availability service to meet the evolving needs of the University's research and teaching needs.
  • Seeking a Hands-on HPC Senior Systems Engineer/Manager, who wants to be involved in bring new technology to the company any interest/knowledge in Cloud an advantage working on multi-million pound projects


  • Educated to Computer Science or related degree or equivalent qualification/demonstrable experience.
  • Ideally with 5+ years experience in Unix or Linux platform and have experience in managing/maintaining High Performance Computing (HPC)/Clustered Computing environments as well as their user base.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Linux or UNIX operating systems including application Scripting with command shells and/or similar Scripting languages.
  • Experience of managing and maintaining a HPC cluster including job scheduling and capacity management.
  • Knowledge of a number of specialist engineering or research computing software applications.
  • Working knowledge of any 2 of the following: Linux, Panassas Storage, Infiniband Networks, PBS Professional, Fluent, ANSYS, Matlab, BASH, Perl, Python, Application Modules.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential, high standard of spoken and written English will be expected.


  • Member of BCS or equivalent professional membership.
  • Experience of specialist software support and management.
  • Experience in software testing and documentation.
  • Understanding of research and high performance computing systems and applications.
  • Understanding of cloud technologies, specifically High Performance Computing (HPC) services in the cloud.
  • Ability to convert business requirements into appropriate application solutions.
  • Ability to identify new use cases for High Performance Computing (HPC) use and promote through the University.


  • ??50,000 - ??60,000 per annum with additional performance related pay (bonuses)
  • Final Salary Pension,
  • Training & Development,
  • 26 Days Holiday,
  • Private Medical Insurance,
  • On-Site Gym Including, Squash, Tennis Courts, Swimming Pool And Golf Course, And Much More Benefits.

Milton Keynes, Cranfield, Bedford, Towcester, Northampton, Luton, Biggleswade, Dunstable, Buckingham, Watford, St Albans, Hertford, Leighton Buzzard

Exclusive to Go IT Recruitment Ltd - HPC Senior Systems Engineer/Manager (HPC High Performance Computing) deadline for submitting CV's is 9th October 2016 then interviews will be held.

Go IT Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified. Go IT Recruitment acts as an employment agency/business.

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Only successful candidates will be contacted. PLEASE NOTE: successful candidate will be CRB checked

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