Cloud Architect

Centre / Institution:
Made of Genes
Bioinformatics expertise:
Algorithmics, High Performance Computing (HPC)
cloud, docker

Job description

Made of Genes ( is a start-up founded in 2015 with the objective to bridge the gap between genome research and its clinical application. We developed the first personal genome databank in the world, providing service to end-customers, clinics, researchers and governments. Our innovative solutions are recognized worldwide through different international awards, such as MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35, Dubai Future Accelerators or IBM Startups Connect. If you want to join a unique fast-growing, trend-making company, this is your chance.

We are looking for a talented and motivated Cloud Architect to manage our high-performance hybrid cloud system (involving on-premises systems, third-parties datacenters and commercial cloud providers), assisting in the implementation of ubiquitous execution environments and monitoring the performance, security and health of the systems.

Desired skills and expertise

Minimum requirements (at least 2 years of experience):

  • Extensive knowledge of Linux architecture, administration, configuration and automation
  • Experience working with cloud computing (like Azure, SoftLayer, AWS, OpenStack, S3 interfaces...)
  • Experience of network administration and security (VPN, firewalls, routers, DNS, DHCP, LDAP...)
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization (specially Docker)
  • Experience in scripting (Bash, Python, or similar)
  • Experience working with Git

 Other desirable skills:

  • Knowledge of monitoring tools (CloudWatch, New Relic, or similars)
  • Knowledge of configuration management software (Puppet, Chef, Ansible or similars)
  • Knowledge of webservers (Apache, Nginx) and databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL) administration
  • Knowledge of Atlassian tools (Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence)
  • Ability to work in an Agile environment (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Professional working proficiency in Spanish and English

Contract duration and other benefits

Full time, permanent contract.