SIMTEC SA, headquartered in Thessaloniki, offers advanced engineering simulation software and high added-value services to a wide range of companies and institutes, as the reference point for ANSYS simulation in Europe for 22+ years.

SIMTEC, due to its continuous expansion is hiring a Systems Administrator to be based in Thessaloniki office.

Job summary

Systems administrator, based in Thessaloniki, will be responsible for configuration, administration, maintenance and security of the company’s hardware, software, and cloud infrastructure.



As a System Administrator you will:

– Manage company’s hardware such as clusters, servers and workstations and define optimal hardware configurations for new equipment.

– Regularly update the systems and implement security policies for access such as VPN, domain, firewall, antivirus.

– Expand AWS and Azure cloud access and ensure interconnection with onsite infrastructure.

– Configure High Performance Computing (HPC) for internal users and offer HPC support to customers.

– Install and configure new servers and network devices.

– Resolve any incidents promptly.

– Develop policies and automations to ensure undisrupted and secure operation of the systems.

– Manage licensing and support office tools (Azure, Microsoft, Adobe, Teams, SharePoint, etc) as well as Jira Service Desk and project management tools.

– Lead ISO 27001 certification procedures.

– Support customers on Ansys installation, licensing and HPC.

– Maintain backup-restore and UPS systems.

Desired qualifications

A Computer Science, Information Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or related university degree.

At least 2 years of working experience on IT domain.

Good knowledge of MS Windows Server and Linux OS.

Excellent command of Greek and English.

Military obligations completed.

The following will be considered a plus:

  • Master’s degree or certifications (e.g. AWS, Microsoft, CCNA, etc.) on respective domains.
  • Scripting languages (Perl, Bash, Python, etc.).
  • Communication skills on sharing technical information to users, management, customers and vendors.
  • Active directory knowledge.
  • Basic understanding of LAN/WAN networks.

The company offers:

Salary according to qualifications.

Excellent working environment in the forefront of technology.

Continuous education.

Full time employment.


Application process:

Please apply to vgerakis@simtec.gr including:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • A document of up to two pages (including any graphs), where you summarize an IT project you have worked on.

The above 3 documents are required to process your job application.

Deadline for submission 1/12/2023

Further information: +30-2310-251731