Junior developer/Dev ops role: product demo creator

Junior developer/Dev ops role: product demo creator

Software start-up Ellexus is looking for a Junior Developer/Devops engineer, principally to create high-end demos of our software and to help create, shape and test our existing and upcoming products. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a growing company currently developing new technology.

The role

Ellexus is the I/O profiling company. We make tools for high performance computing and cloud optimisation. We work with customers around the world in the semiconductor industry, in life sciences, cancer research, oil and gas and many other sectors.

The successful candidate will lead the creation of product demos, adapting our software for different compute architectures and environments. The role will suit a person looking for a devops/IT position, or a scripter developer. He or she form will also part of a team responsible for designing, implementing and shaping the future of our new products

As a start-up company we expect everyone to take on a range of responsibilities, so we place great emphasis on the ability to learn new skills.

Person specification

We are looking for a candidate with a good technical degree in a relevant area or with relevant work experience. We value applicants with Master’s degrees or PhDs in related areas although this is not a requirement for the role.

The successful candidate will have some experience in one or more of the following areas:

1.Linux sys admin or programming, not necessarily in high-performance computing

2. Various build and scripting systems: GNU Make, Shell (Bash/Csh)

3. C, Java, Python languages or similar

4. Experience creating demos and documentation or working on user experience and APIs

Candidates who have experience working in HPC with knowledge of grid schedulers or distributed file systems, and candidates who have worked on demos and user experience will enjoy being able to apply their skills, but this is not a requirement of the role because training will be offered to those who need it. We also welcome applicants who enjoy giving presentations or working with customers, but that is also not a requirement for this role.

We are open to candidates looking for full- or part­-time work because we are able to offer a flexible working schedule to fit around your other commitments.

Pay will be negotiated based on an applicant’s skills and experience.

Candidates should apply to careers@ellexus.com with their CV and a cover letter that explains why they are suitable for the role and what interests them about working at Ellexus.