The DZNE operates a central IT located in Bonn, which provides the central network, server and storage infrastructure, and services for the entire research center distributed across 10 locations, supporting the work of scientists and administration.
We operate a virtualization infrastructure, with Linux and Windows servers. The DZNE is currently building a new data center "on the greenfield" for the central IT operations : you have the unique opportunity to help shape this from the very beginning.
Design, operation and continuous development of the central storage and server systems of the DZNE
Operation of the central data center rooms of the DZNE in cooperation with the department responsible for the technical infrastructure of the building
Help design and implement the future 3 tier object storage and archive solution
Participation in the planning and construction of the new data center for the DZNE
With your experience you will be also responsible for medium / long term projects and coordinate external providers.
Successfully completed studies (Dipl.-Inf. (FH), Dipl.-Ing. (FH), B. Sc.) or relevant vocational training (IT specialist or IT systems electronics technician, etc.
in an IT-related subject
5+ years experience in the areas of storage (SAN, NAS), server virtualization (VMware), and backup and archive solutions (Veeam, IBM Spectrum Protect / TSM)
High level of responsibility, initiative and ability to work in a team
Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
Strong communications skills, and collaborative approach
Initial experience with the construction and operation of data centers and the relevant standards (DIN EN 50600 etc.) is desirable.
What we offer
An interesting and challenging job in an international research institution working on topics in the field of health research
Modern environment, workplace with high-quality technical equipment
Very good working conditions in a committed and harmonious team
Broad scope for the personal development of employees
Targeted personnel development
A full-time position, initially limited to 2 years