HPC/Infrastructure specialist


HPC/Infrastructure specialist


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. In this recruitment, atNorth collaborates with Compass. Please apply via the link where you 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, hans.jansson@compass.se,
+46 73 4613603 or Susanne Bryhn, susanne.bryhn@compass.se, +46 70 531 34 25.

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

About the company

From 2009 atNorth have innovated in the technology space, by designing, constructing and operating world class data centers in Iceland and Sweden, whilst also catering to those who need more compute for demanding workloads, by offering HPC and AI infrastructure as a service (IaaS). atNorth’s international team of professionals, service leading organizations in diverse industries, enabling them to transform the world’s most demanding data into important business decisions without compromising speed, performance, or the climate. All the company’s services are designed to provide circular economy principles for the data center industry where renewable energy combined with unparalleled energy efficiency are fundamental principles. atNorth were recently acquired by Partners Group, a leading private markets firm. Together, they strive to make atNorth the leading pan-Nordic data center provider. www.atnorth.com