HPC/​Infrastructure Specialist

Would you like to be part of atNorth´s exciting journey and join the engaged and enthusiastic team of colleagues to create/​build/​develop our sustainable, data center in Sweden?

We are now looking to recruit a dedicated HPC/​Infrastructure Specialist 

Our HPC team consists of experts that oversee the operation of HPC environments as well as HPC projects for our extensive customer portfolio, which is comprised of leading global organizations in manufacturing, technology, and science, amongst other industries.

About the role

In this role, you will be responsible for the design, testing, and deployment of complex HPC infrastructure, to support, manage and deploy our HPC solutions.Together with the local HPC team of four colleagues, you will report to HPC Operations Manager, located in Iceland. 

The full-time permanent position is preferably located in Sweden, in Kista/​Stockholm or Gothenburg. The Company currently offers a possibility of a hybrid working model.

Our offer to you

AtNorth offers a dynamic work environment, with access to the latest hardware and technologies, this is an opportunity to join a fast-growing company and be part of our HPC team (in Iceland and Sweden). 

We offer you an exciting journey together with the team of highly motivated and engaged colleagues, where you will be part of building atNorth´s future in sustainable data centers for customers with high demands for flexible world-class HPC and AI managed service and solutions. 

The preferred candidate

To be successful in the role of HPC specialist/​Infrastructure specialist, we believe it is an advantage if you have previous experience from datacenter tool architecture, design, and build project experience or similar.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Responsible for the design, testing, and deployment of complex HPC infrastructure
  • Design, implement and maintain HPC/​Cluster, OpenStack, compute, storage and bare metal provisioning system
  • Responsible for integration of the provisioning system with the InfiniBand and storage solution
  • Collaborate with the team leads and project management to ensure timely delivery, status updates and raise issues for resolution with the team
  • Work closely with the entire team at atNorth, to ensure customer success, with additional development, scripts, and customer support
  • Close collaboration with the teams in Operations, Project management, Engineering and Sales), e.g., collaboration to ensure timely delivery, for status updates and to raise issues for resolution.

Skills and experiences

  • At least 5 years of experience with similar responsibilities is a requirement, track record of implementing
  • Knowledge of virtualization systems, compute hardware platforms, virtual networks, and data storage design across types
  • Understanding of cloud solutions
  • Language skills – English, Swedish is meriting
  • Ability to work effectively across the organizations, virtually
  • Good knowledge in technical documentation.

Applied working knowledge of the following toolsets

We believe you have a good combination of below toolsets.

  • Ansible, KVM, Kolla, OpenStack, Ironic, InfiniBand, block and CEPH storage methods
  • Network design, network devices from Cumulus
  • Datacenter device monitoring software or similar, API integration/​software interfaces.

Application and questions

We hope you find the job interesting, and encourage you to apply as soon as possible, but no later than 25th November. In this recruitment, atNorth collaborates with Compass. Please apply via the link (or button below) where you can register and attach your application and CV in English. 

For more information about atNorth and the position, you are warmly welcome to contact responsible recruitment consultants Hans Jansson, email hidden; JavaScript is required,
+46 73 4613603 or Susanne Bryhn, email hidden; JavaScript is required, +46 70 531 34 25

Your application will be processed in accordance with applicable confidentiality rules and regulations (GDPR).


About atNorth

atNorth is a leading Pan-Nordic data center services company that offers sustainable, cost-effective, and scalable colocation and high-performance computing services across Iceland, Sweden and Finland. The company operates five data centers in strategic locations across the Nordics, with a sixth site to open in Akureyri, Iceland in Q2, 2023 and a seventh site to open in Finland in 2024.

With sustainability at its core, atNorth’s data centers run on 100% renewable energy resources and support circular economy principles. All atNorth sites leverage innovative design, power efficiency, and intelligent operations to provide long-term infrastructure and flexible colocation deployments. The tailor-made solutions enable businesses to calculate, simulate, train and visualize data workloads in an efficient, cost-optimized way.

atNorth is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland, and is trusted by industry-leading organizations to operate their most critical workloads. The business was founded in 2009 and acquired by Partners Group in 2022. For more information, visit atNorth​.com or follow atNorth on LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter.

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