Location: Bissen, Luxembourg

Type: Permanent


Senior System Engineer – Cloud Services Engineer (M/F)

You have expert knowledge of Cloud platforms and of the tools to manage Cloud IaaS, PaaS and SaaS solutions. You have deployed OpenStack-based clouds, installed and operated services such as Kubernetes and Envoy which enable modern Cloud-native application stacks.

Who we are:

LuxProvide is Luxembourg’s HPC Center, in charge of implementing supercomputing facilities and providing HPC, HPDA & AI competencies and services. For our recently set up organization and HPC/Cloud infrastructure, we are seeking a Senior Cloud Systems Engineer to join our Compute & Data Services team in charge of operating and developing our HPC and Cloud facilities.

Your role consists in:

  • The design, installation and maintenance of Cloud platforms, from MeluXina supercomputer’s OpenStack-based Cloud Module to off-premise Cloud systems and services
  • The design and implementation of solutions bridging HPC and Cloud infrastructures and services
  • Installing and managing Cloud Infrastructure/Platform/Software-as-a-Service administration systems
  • Installing and managing Cloud Identity and Access Management systems and related services, including access security systems
  • Participating to the upskilling of Cloud service users through training and documentation
  • Participating to the company effort ensuring 24/7 service availability


  • Master degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a closely related field
  • +5 years of professional experience in system administration of Cloud, Linux-based environments, preferably in an organization using or offering Cloud-native services
  • Expert knowledge of large-scale systems management with modern administration practices
  • Excellent knowledge of scripting and programming languages
  • Excellent knowledge of typical Linux distributions (such as RHEL/CentOS, SLES, Debian/Ubuntu)
  • Expert knowledge of automation and configuration management tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Puppet in large scale environments, maintaining highly-available and secure operational services
  • Expert knowledge of Red Hat OpenStack Platform / OpenStack TripleO for deploying OpenStack Clouds
  • Expert knowledge of RedHat Ceph / Ceph platforms for software defined storage
  • Expert knowledge of core OpenStack services (Neutron, Nova, Keystone, Cinder, Glance, Horizon)
  • Expert knowledge of container orchestration technologies, such as Kubernetes
  • Excellent knowledge of monitoring tools (such as Prometheus/Grafana, Icinga, Ganglia
  • Thorough understanding of modern software development practices (continuous integration / continuous development, testing and deployment), with proven working experience in mission-critical production environments is highly desired
  • Solid knowledge of public Cloud services (Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure) and technologies is highly desired
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Detail-oriented and continuous improvement mindset
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English is a must. Good control of French and/or German is a plus

Apply for the position:

Please send your application to hr@lxp.lu or use our contact form:

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