The flagship supercomputer of the EuroHPC Joint Undertaking, LUMI, will be hosted in CSC’s data center in Kajaani, Finland. At the time of installation, LUMI will be one of the world’s fastest computer systems, having theoretical computing power of more than 550 petaflops. LUMI’s performance will be more than sevenfold compared to the Europe’s fastest supercomputer today. LUMI will also be one of the world’s leading platforms for artificial intelligence.
CSC is now looking for a merited technical specialist to lead our LUMI system admin team in Espoo. Your team's goal is to reach high availability and integrity of the LUMI infrastructure. You will work in close collaboration with the LUMI User Support Team as well as CSC’s HPC Support and Computing Environments teams, in operating and developing a next generation supercomputer infrastructure for scientific research and innovation.
The technical team leader’s responsibilities include:
The ideal candidate is an internationally recognized expert with a track record on working with landmark HPC systems. Merits of supporting large number of customers, working with multiple disciplines of science and experience on leading a technical team and developing internal processes of operations are highly appreciated. You have a master degree or higher in engineering or science (e.g. computer science, mathematics, physics) or similar field. You have a deep understanding and experience on leading the team work and good leadership skills. We expect you to possess sufficient technical understanding throughout the stack from data center operations to software-defined platforms and from parallel filesystems to batch queue systems.
At CSC you can contribute to Finland’s capabilities at the forefront of development and as an important resource for researchers. We actively participate in and influence international development and cooperation projects in our sector. We utilize the latest technologies and data and ensure that the information is used responsibly and in accordance with requirements. At CSC, we are friendly, enthusiastic about our work, curious and always determined to achieve excellent results.
International candidates considering applying, please find more details on the outstanding benefits of working in Finland and CSC via the following link: https://csc.fi/web/guest/international-candidates
To read more about LUMI, please visit www.lumi-supercomputer.eu.
Please send your application by 03.05.2021 via our recruitment portal www.csc.fi/careers.