The German Climate Computing Centre (DKRZ) is the central simulation and data processing facility for the German climate and Earth System modelling community and is one of the leading facilities in this area. DKRZ not only operates supercomputers in the highest performance class and one of the largest data and archive systems worldwide, we also participate in many national and international projects aiming to improve the software and infrastructure for climate modelling.

Currently, we are offering a position as

IT Systems and Network Administrator (all genders)

for the Systems Department.

Your tasks 

  • System and network administration of the central IT systems
  • Ensuring uninterrupted operation (2nd level support)
  • Optimization and further development of the IT systems
  • Project planning

Your profile 

  • Studies in information technologies or equivalent knowledge
  • Relevant experience in the administration of Linux servers and data networks
  • Expertise in IT security
  • Fluent in common script languages (Shell, Python etc.)
  • Strong communication skills in German and English

  • High motivation and commitment
  • Innovative and willing to continuously improve
  • Service orientation and reliability

Our offer 

  • Challenging task in a crisis-proof IT company with flat hierarchies
  • Workplace with cutting edge technology in the field of climate research
  • Salary according to TVöD Bund
  • Fixed-term contract for 2 years with option to continue
  • Flexible working hours and option for working in home-office

Please send your detailed application to YmV3ZXJidW5nZW5AZGtyei5kZQ== with reference to DKRZ 05_2023

Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum GmbH
20146 Hamburg