IT Specialist - Linux System administrator
The GIGA biomedical research center of the University of Liège is seeking an IT specialist – Linux System administrator for an immediately available position.
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The successful candidate will join the GIGA team of IT specialists and bioinformaticians. She/He will work in close collaboration with the SEGI (The General IT Department – SEGI website) and UDI (The decentralized IT unit) of the Faculty of Medicine.
The main tasks of the IT specialist will be:
- To assist the GIGA scientists to better use the GIGA computer infrastructure including a computer grid with 552 cores, and a one-petabyte storage facility and tape-based backup system.
- To define and implement rules for access and use of the computing infrastructure,
- To develop support documentation and organize information sessions for scientists,
- To install and update the software packages needed by the community including Galaxy,
- To participate in the elaboration of tenders (technical part) in order to optimize the IT infrastructure,
- To participate with SEGI in ensuring data protection and effective archiving,
- To ensure that the data are organized and stored according to emerging Elixir guidelines.
- To analyze, maintain and improve the IT system performance.
- IT graduate with experience in storage management and information system / data architecture.
- Knowledge of operating system (Linux) and storage & backup systems.
- Experience in big data, bioinformatics and / or system engineer is an asset.
- Interested by scientific matters.
- Good communicator.
- Flexible, self-motivated, and pro-active with strong analytical and organizational skills.
- Experience in a research center is also an asset.
- Fluent in English; an additional language (especially French) is a plus.
- Permanent contract (Full time)
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