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Scientific Computing Specialist

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Grow with us. Support excellent research.

IST Austria is a constantly growing international institute for conducting frontier research in the life sciences, the physical sciences, mathematics, and computer science, located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna. As employees in Administration and the Scientific Service Units, we strive to support IST Austria's scientists in performing excellent research.

Scientific Computing Specialist


Scientific Computing at IST Austria works closely with our scientists to provide support in the transition of scientific problems into computing solutions. In addition, Scientific Computing provides the infrastructure for running such computations in the form of an HPC cluster to the institute. If you want to support basic research and solve challenging requests from top scientists in their field, apply for this interesting position. Are you interested in how your future working place may look like? This video provides a bird's eye view of IST Austria.


  • Designing, deploying and running of our HPC cluster
  • Expert support for users running their jobs on our HPC cluster
  • Monitoring systems, networks and security of the HPC environment
  • Stay up to date with international and national developments in the HPC community
  • Providing end user documentation and training


  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related technical discipline
  • Proven experience with Linux system administration and IT automation (Ansible)
  • Experience with large parallel file-systems (BeeGFS) and file-systems in general (NFS, ZFS)
  • Familiarity with scientific tools and programming languages like Python, Matlab, C, C++
  • Hands on experience with job scheduling and resource management tools (SLURM, …)
  • Some experience with HPC network architecture such as InfiniBand
  • Experience with MPI, OpenMP, CUDA and similar libraries is a plus
  • Good communication skills and good command of the English language

IST Austria

  • Offers challenging positions in a dynamic and growing organization
  • Supports learning and development
  • Provides flexible working times and numerous fringe benefits
  • Promotes an international and open culture
  • Supports an appreciative and respectful work environment
  • Values diversity and is committed to equality
  • Free Shuttlebus for employees (Departing from Heiligenstadt, travel time: about 22 min.) and free parking places

To apply for this position send your application (including CV, certificates and references) by e-mail to:


We offer a minimum salary of EUR 50,000 gross/year (40h/week), with possible overpayment depending on education, qualification and work experience. IST Austria processes your personal data in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations. For more information including your rights as a data subject please refer to our data privacy statement: https://ist.ac.at/data-protection/.

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