EGI Foundation is looking for an experienced GNU/Linux Systems administrator and user support for running IT services, for providing technical support for service users, and for providing generic IT support for EGI Foundation staff.
IT services at the EGI Foundation, commonly called ‘Collaboration Tools’, include mailing lists, websites, content management systems (esp. Confluence) and ticketing systems (esp. Jira) that support the collaborative activities of the EGI Federation. Administration of these services include routinely applying upgrades and security patches in production in a controlled manner, incident response, maintenance of a test infrastructure to validate new features, continuous improvement of service deployment & upgrade procedures, and supporting service end users.
The job also includes the provisioning of generic IT support for the ~40 members of staff at the EGI Foundation office (desktop software installation and configuration).
The job will be done in close collaboration with the distributed EGI Operations team and may include supporting other activities related to the operations of the EGI Federation including supporting cloud computing, data storage solutions, high throughput computing and scientific applications, depending on the experience and interests of the applicant.