Job ID: SCO-172
Deadline: 1 October 2019
Aurora is an established supplier of skilled manpower to ESA and in particular at ESTEC and ESAC.
We are looking for an experienced IT Developer and Systems Engineer, to join our team which provides onsite support at ESAC, located in Madrid, Spain.
The candidate will provide Specific Computer Engineering Support for the SciOps technical IT Unit team at ESAC.
It involves system administration activities for those computer systems used for science operations and research activities to all science operations centres and science ground segments located at ESAC, either in development, operational or in post-operational phase. These computers are general servers or workstations mainly based on Linux and Sun Solaris, Macintoshes, PC for Office Automation activities. The environment also includes Disk Storage infrastructure, Virtual infrastructure as well as GRID/Cluster and Cloud computing infrastructures. Systems can be physical machines or provided through virtual and cloud infrastructure. These systems are connected to networks organized by functions (operational, office and development, external services, GRID, Cloud and administration networks).
It specifically excludes ESA corporate informatics infrastructure services (office automation, network, terminal servers, Lotus Notes, MS office, LAN and communications),
In particular we are looking for candidates to provide evolution within the following areas: virtualization, cloud, storage, monitoring, machine data analytics, containers, hadoop/spark, backup, with a focus on lean and automation.
A specific support on the following tasks is requested:
It is expected that the work will be performed at the ESAC, the European Space Astronomy Centre at Villafranca del Castillo, near Madrid (Spain).
Provide as soon as possible and prior to 1 October 2019 a summary of why you are a good candidate for the position together with a complete and detailed Candidate Proposal Form or CV and Motivation Letter to Mr. Davide Starnone at email firstname.lastname@example.org and copy Mr. Alex Jeanes at email email@example.com quoting reference SCO-172 (RT-S/SCI-OP/00172).
Please read our Recruitment Process for ESA for more details.
Aurora will agree conditional employment terms and conditions with candidates before presenting them by 7 October 2019, 13.00 hours.
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