Vacancy: Barcelona Supercomputing Center is looking for a candidate that want to join our Autonomic Systems and eBusiness platforms research group

The candidate will be incorporated at full time to the “Autonomic Systems and eBusiness Platforms” research line from BSC. Candidate’s main task will be oriented toward the development and support for the assigned tasks to the research group in the Lenovo – BSC cooperation agreement.

Key Duties

  1. Tasks supporting technical developments: Design, implementation, and performance analysis of a Big Data environment on a virtualized HPC infrastructure and development of resource management policies in such environment
  2. Tasks supporting project management
  3. Preparation of presentations
  4. Writing of deliverables/articles
  5. Organization/attendance of/to conference calls
  6. Travelling to project meetings


  • Education
    • Bachelor degree on computer science (or related discipline)
  • Essential Knowledge and Professional Experience
    • 0-2 years of experience on a similar position
    • Familiarity with Cloud and Big Data
    • Experience with virtualization and/or containers
    • Basic knowledge in resource management in distributed systems
    • Experience in Java and Web Services programming
    • Knowledge of software design patterns and web application frameworks
    • Basic knowledge in Linux server administration
    • Basic knowledge in machine learning
    • Interest in enrolling in a master or doctoral program will be also valued
  • Competences
    • Candidates must be proactive, self-motivated individuals who can understand technical concepts
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
    • Ability to take initiatives, prioritize the tasks and work under set deadlines
    • Ability to work both independently and within a team
    • Willingness to travel


  • The position will be located at BSC within the Computer Sciences Department
  • We offer a full-time contract, a good working environment, a highly stimulating environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure, flexible hours, extensive training plan, tickets restaurant, private health insurance, fully support to the relocation procedures
  • Salary: we offer a competitive salary commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the candidate and according to the cost of living in Barcelona
  • Starting date: ASAP

Applications Procedure: