Linux job with Leading European Beowulf Cluster supplier

alex at alex at
Thu Mar 7 11:14:28 PST 2002

Dear Beowulf User Group Members,

Please find below the job description for an exciting linux job
with one of the leading suppliers of Linux Beowulf Clusters in Europe.

Best regards,

Matthijs, Alex


Company: Compusys Plc
Starting date: NOW
Job title: Junior HPC engineer
Salary: 16K+
Benefits: Company Benefits
Location: Based from Aylesbury (London UK)

Job description:

Compusys HPC is one of the leading suppliers and specialist integrators of
Beowulf Clusters in Europe. 

The High Performance Computing (HPC) division currently has a position
available for an enthusiastic new member of our technical support and
development team.

This junior position involves installing, configuring and testing of our
Beowulf Clusters. In addition, you will provide training and technical
support (remote admin) to our customers. Your training in HPC will be
provided for by Compusys.

There will be ample opportunity to develop your skills and to take
initiative. You will have the opportunity to work with the latest hardware
technologies such as Intel's new McKinley platform and high speed network

Required skills: 

- Linux: our cluster operating system and software environment is based on
Linux and your tasks involve a lot of Linux troubleshooting. You should
be very familiar with the GNU/Linux Operating System. The ability to
program in Perl and knowledge about clustering in general would be seen as
advantageous, but not necessary.

- PC hardware: you will be working with a range of PC hardware
technologies and you should at least know the basics of TCP/IP, CPU/memory
technologies and IDE/SCSI hard disks.

- Customer facing skills: You will spend quite some time at customer sites
and one of your tasks will include providing administrator and user
training. You will also be communicating with customers on the phone and
through email.

For further enquiries or to apply, please contact by email or phone:

Dr Alex Ninaber
Email: alex at
Telephone: 01296-505114


Dr Matthijs van Leeuwen
Email: m.vanleeuwen at
Telephone: 01296-505143

Compusys Plc, 58 Edison Road
Rabans Lane Industrial Estate
Aylesbury, Bucks HP19 8UT, UK
Fax: +44 (0)1296 424165

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