System Developer - Data Management
Sort on published: 2015-11-09
Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 42,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of SEK 6.7 billion.
The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology at Uppsala University is one of the most international, broad and distinguished biomolecular departments in Europe. Research interests, ranging all the way from cell biology down to the biophysics of single molecules, are divided into six specialty programs in the Department.
The System developer we are looking for will be placed at the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, but affiliated with Bioinformatics Infrastructure for Life Sciences (BILS). BILS is a distributed national research infrastructure funded by the Swedish Research Council. BILS provides bioinformatics support and infrastructure to Swedish life science researchers. More information is available at the BILS web site: https://bils.se
Description of Work:
- Develop and implement data management and storage solutions for large scale research data.
- Create and deploy user friendly web interfaces for data management and storage.
- Develop and implement information security solutions.
- Provide end-user support in data management and data storage.
A civil engineering degree in Computer Technology/Science, or competence within the computer technology field acquired in other ways. Furthermore, demonstrated experience in one or more of the following areas is needed:
- GNU/Linux systems administration.
- Storage technology.
- Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure (federated identity management, x509).
- Web development and web application frameworks.
- Virtualisation solutions (e.g. OpenStack).
- Databases – development and administration.
- Data management (metadata, persistent identifiers).
The successful applicant should have excellent interpersonal skills, initiative and good communication qualities. The applicant should also be quality conscious and goal- and results-oriented. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English are requirements. Particular emphasis will be placed on personal suitability.
Uppsala University is striving to achieve a more equal gender balance among its researchers and female candidates are particularly invited to apply.
Type of employment: The position is full-time, permanent position with a six-month trial period.
Start date: As per agreement.
For further information about the position, please contact
BILS director och prof. at ICM Bengt Persson, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
BILS data manager Niclas Jareborg, e-mail: email@example.com.
For administrative queries, please contact
HR-administrator Anders Eriksson, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, phone +46 (0)18 471 4565
For Departmental questions, please contact
Department Chair Staffan Svärd, email@example.com .
In case of different interpretations of the English and Swedish version of this announcement, the Swedish version will take precedence.
You are welcome to submit your application no later than december 6th , UFV-PA 2015/2972
Please do not send offers of recruitment or advertising services. Applications must be submitted as described in this advertisement.
Placement: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Type of employment: Full time , Permanent position
Pay: Fixed pay
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100 %
County: Uppsala län
Stefan Djurström, Seko
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet 018-471 1485
Carin Söderhäll, TCO/ST 018-471 1997
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2015/2972
Last application date: 2015-12-06