System-Administrator (f/m/d) Storage

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin for Materials and Energy (HZB)

Berlin, Germany

Work group:


Area of research:

IT – Computing

Job description:

Reference No. IT 2019/17

The Department Infrastructure is looking for

System-Administrator (f/m/d) Storage


  • Conceptual design, development and implementation of complex and secure IT systems for data-storage, backup and archiving.

  • Integration of systems used by experiments and the administration into a homogeneous data-management concept and coordination of those activities

  • Coordination of all task concerning data-management

  • Operations and monitoring of backup and archiving

  • Market analysis of available technologies and procurement of such equipment

  • Documentation and presentation of tasks and concepts


  • Successfully completed studies at a university or technical college in a relevant area. Alternatively completed professional training with very good results in an IT-area combined with relevant, professional work-experiences
  • Very good knowledge of and interest in technology, software and operational procedures used for data-storage, backup and archiving
  • Good knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems and of IP-based IT-networks
  • Structured approach to work, capability to prepare and organise complex work projects
  • Ideally knowledge for the technical implementation of FAIR – principles (findable, accessible, interoperable, reusable) for scientific data
  • Knowledge of the German language at least b2-level, preferably c1-level and very good written and spoken command of the English language.

Further Information

Dietmar Herrendörfer

+49 30 8062 14971

Closing Date: 19.12.2019

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: IT 2019/17