IT Infrastructure Technician (Linux)

IT Compartment

    Scope of work:
  • The IT Infrastructure Technicianís activity consists in supporting, testing and monitoring the virtualized IT infrastructure of ELI-NP. The primary focus area consists of the hypervisor layer (CentOS/KVM) and of the associated components, services and/or applications, as well as of the data storage systems. Furthermore, the IT Infrastructure Technician will provide specialist support for the preparation and/or review of the technical documentation for IT equipment purchases within the ELI-NP group
  • Main Responsabilities:
    Main Tasks:
    • Providing technical support for the virtualization (Centos/KVM) and data storage platforms, and for related hardware/software elements, thereby ensuring their optimal, highly-available functioning
    • Taking an active part in the operation and maintenance of the ELI-NP IT infrastructure
    • Perform basic daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all underlying resources, systems and key processes
    • Be involved in providing technical support for the infrastructure services (primarily virtualization and data storage) offered by the ELI-NP IT Compartment
    Professional background:
    • High school graduate with baccalaureate diploma
    • Practical experience in and knowledge of the main tasks as described in the job profile above
    • Minimum 3 years overall IT experience with 2 years of experience working with Linux-based (CentOS) virtualization technologies and data storage solutions
    • Practical experience with containers (Docker) is considered a plus
    • Experience with scripting and/or monitoring tools represents a plus
    • Solid general understanding of IT
    • Familiarity with working in an environment that follows industry best practices and standards, both networking-and security-oriented, is considered a plus
    • Good interpersonal skills, a strong team spirit and a result-oriented attitude, as well as a capability to deliver when working under tight deadlines
    • Ability to establish new standards for quality, performance or productivity
    • Fluent in English
    Working arrangements/Conditions of employment:
    • Full time position, based in Bucharest - Magurele, Romania .
    • Included: private medical coverage, paid annual leave.
    • Motivating salary, at European level, based on qualifications and experience.
    • The candidate should be available to travel abroad for scientific collaboration at various research infrastructures, for part of their time.
    The applications shall be accompanied by the documents requested in the Rules of Selection for this position.
    The applications shall be sent to the Human Resources Department at