1 New Internal Mobility Opportunity (IT-ST)

Type of notice
Internal Mobility

Computing Engineer (ST-AD, Analysis and Design)

As part of the storage development team in the ST-AD section the candidate will contribute to the design, development and  optimisation of large scale data transfer and data storage solutions for the physics community at CERN and the World-Wide LHC Computing Grid (WLCG). The main tasks will be:

  • Develop the data transfer system implementation for CERN and WLCG experiments.
  • Support the data transfer services (user support and incident response) including the participation of on- call duties.
  • Maintain/improve service documentation (procedures, regular reports, incident analysis and user documentation) together with other members of the AD section.
  • Contribute actively to the evolution of the CERN data management services (service evolution, service or data migration).

Required skills include:

  • In-depth experience in Object-oriented software design on Linux and implementation in C++
  • Practical experience with development, testing and debugging of distributed systems
  • Practical experience with scripting in Python

These additional skills would be an asset:

  • Distributed trust systems and public key infrastructures
  • Current networking and storage technologies such as software defined networking and distributed/cloud storage systems
  • Database development (with MySQL or similar)
  • Cluster-wide configuration and deployment tools such as Puppet, Docker/Kubernetes
Expiry date
Last modified
09 Sep 2019