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Graduate System Operations Specialist

Software/Systems/Computer Science.

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Lilac Energy Software Solutions is a specialist supplier of software systems to energy and commodity clients worldwide.

Our staff have almost 20 years of experience within the field of system and service solutions for the deregulated energy markets, starting within market modelling, contract analysis, price forecasting consultancy followed by developing trading, decision support and contract management systems for energy companies throughout Europe. 

We have a constantly increasing product range and a number of clients and partners throughout Europe. Our main offering is its Fundamental Data Management system and this forms our main software product.

Our aim is to become the leading global provider of Fundamental Data Management software for a variety of data types for a variety of clients ranging from Energy to Agriculture who want to look at specific and detailed market analysis and scenarios.

The role

We are looking for a bright and passionate graduate to become a System Operations Specialist. You will be responsible for deploying, managing, and operating various systems on our AWS platform. This includes maintaining and managing our AWS infrastructure, optimising costs, and monitoring AWS services. You will also positively reinforce security policies and procedures to staff in the wider organisation.


  • A minimum 2:2 degree in a Computing/Software discipline. 
  • Knowledge of Active Directory and SQL Server would be beneficial.
  • Previous experience of working with AWS either though previous work experience or in university projects would be highly desirable. 

Personal Attributes

  • Work under the direction of others
  • Honesty and Trustworthiness
  • Respect others
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Flexibility
  • Good work ethic


  • Competitive salary
  • Pension contribution
  • Remote working can be discussed
  • Health insurance and contribution towards gym membership
  • 35 days' holiday including bank holidays – bank holiday days can be taken whenever and not restricted to the actual bank holidays.

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How to Apply

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: August 10th, 2022
  • Immediate Start
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • 2:2 and above
  • Edinburgh
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Computer Science
  • IT Architecture
  • Information Technology
  • Software
  • Systems
  • Web Development

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