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Helm­holtz-Zen­trum Dres­den-Ros­sen­dorf e.V.

Through cutting-edge research in the fields of ENERGY, HEALTH and MATTER, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) solves some of the pressing societal and industrial challenges of our time. Join our 1.500 employees from more than 70 nations at one of our six research sites!

The central department of Information Services and Computing is the service, consultation and coordination centre for the Information Infrastructure of the HZDR.

The Department of Computational Science is looking for a DevOps Engineer (f/m/d) Openstack.

DevOps Engineer (f/m/d) Openstack

Working field:

  • You will take over the technical responsibility for the cloud platform at the HZDR, which includes its conception, implementation and maintenance.
  • In doing so, you will further develop the Cloud platform based on the requirements of the scientists.
  • Together with the scientists, you will develop usage models for the use of the cloud platform in scientific projects and support them in gaining the knowledge to use this infrastructure profitably.
  • You will ensure that the services offered in the Helmholtz-wide platform HIFIS are easily accessible and innovative for scientists from all over Germany and their partners.


  • You have a bachelor or master’s degree in the field of IT or an equivalent degree.
  • You have practical experience using configuration management systems, infrastructure and deployment automation (ideally Ansible and Terraform, Git) and in the administration of virtualized environments based on KVM.
  • Passion and enthusiasm for new topics and technologies around OpenStack, Kubernetes, Linux and automation.
  • You have practical experience in at least one programming language.
  • Your experience in virtualization of GPUs is an advantage.
  • You bring a talent for communication and enjoy working in a team distributed over multiple locations.
  • Communicating fluently in English is part of your everyday life. German language skills are an advantage.

What we offer:

  • A vibrant research community in an open, diverse and international work environment
  • The space for personal responsibility, design and own ideas
  • Salary and social benefits in accordance with the collective agreement for the public sector (TVöD-Bund) including 30 days of paid holiday leave, company pension scheme (VBL)
  • We support a good work-life balance with the possibility of part-time employment, mobile working and flexible working hours
  • Numerous company health management offerings
  • Employee discounts with well-known providers via the platform Corporate Benefits
  • An employer subsidy for the "Deutschland-Ticket Jobticket"

How to apply:

Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV, diplomas/transcripts, etc.) only via our Online-application-system: