Technical Support Engineer - Linux / Engineering

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    IT and Telecoms - Systems Admin
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    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Technical Support - Linux/Engineering

Are you interested in working for an innovative organisation delivering excellent IT and business services?

Spring are working in partnership with a forward thinking and influential organisation who are looking to recruit a technical support engineer who would impact the entire company and is a great opportunity to add real value to the organisation


Your job will be:
As technical support you will be working closely with researchers across a various areas of the business on projects enabling them to solve challenging problems.

You will be supporting High Performance Computing (HPC) facilities using a range of computational modelling and commercial engineering packages such as ANSYS, FLUENT and ABAQUS, you will complete cluster installations and maintain the commercial engineering packages

Your responsibilities will be
*Maintain research applications installed on HPC facilities
*Provide research support by answering queries and provising assistance for software installed across HPC, virtual machines and user work stations
*Assist with the provision of teaching courses for research computing
*Act as a technical point of contact

You will need
*Experience using High Performance Computing (HPC) using Linux based clusters
*Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux server administration and application installation
*Knowledge of engineering software packages such as ANSYS, FLUENT, ABAQUS or OpenFOAM
*Previous development experience with C, Python or FORTRAN

In return you will receive
The organisation is a fantastic place for you to really make your mark, with a real focus on learning and development opportunities it's an excellent way to expand your horizons, gain certifications and improve your professional development within a world renowned organisation

You will also have access to a total reward package, this includes a competitive salary, generous pension scheme and a whole host of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle needs.
The organisation pride themselves on ensuring their staff are happy and have an excellent work life balance, you'll have a 35 hour working week and a generous annual leave entitlement

Does this sound like you?

Are you an enthusiastic individual with a strong background in HPC and Engineering?

Apply now for immediate consideration

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