Open position: Systems Developer - Data Management

BILS now has an opening for a systems developer with a focus on data management. The position is located in Uppsala.


  • Develop and implement data management and storage solutions for large scale research data.
  • Create and deploy user friendly web interfaces for data management and storage.
  • Develop and implement information security solutions.
  • Provide end-user support in data management and data storage.


A civil engineering degree in Computer Technology/Science, or competence within the computer technology field acquired in other ways. Furthermore, demonstrated experience in one or more of the following areas is needed:

  • Javascript, Perl, Python, Shell-script.
  • GNU/Linux systems administration.
  • Storage technology.
  • Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure (federated identity management, x509).
  • Web development and web application frameworks.
  • Virtualisation solutions (e.g. OpenStack).
  • Databases – development and administration.
  • Data management (metadata, persistent identifiers).


The position is full-time, permanent position with a six-month trial period.


Deadline for applications: Dec 6 2015.

More information and instructions how to apply here.

Further questions

In case you have any questions regarding the positions, you are most welcome to contact Bengt Persson, BILS director (, or Niclas Jareborg, BILS Data Manager (