We are a center for data-intensive computing and large-scale data analysis. We provide agile and secure IT services for KIT.


  • International and diverse: people from more than 20 nations work at the SCC
  • Interdisciplinary: Researchers contribute their professional perspectives to KIT-internal, national and international projects in socially relevant fields such as climate research, energy research, particle physics, materials research, humanities and cultural studies.
  • Intersectional: As an agile service provider for the KIT, the SCC also interacts with the areas of research, teaching, innovation and administration.

Personal development

  • Flat hierarchies
  • Diverse opportunities for professional development and focus
  • Independent work in topic-oriented teams
  • Collegial co-determination structures
  • Personal further training, e.g. through KIT personnel development or the offers of the KIT Training Center for Technology and Environment FTU
Holzfigur (Mensch) steigt Treppe hoch

Mitarbeiter am GridKa Serverschrank
Wide range of tasks

Exciting fields of work

  • Scientific work in research groups and departments
  • Technical tasks in the operation of large-scale equipment such as GridKA, ForHLR and data management
  • IT jobs in the infrastructure departments, e.g. in the areas of networks, collaboration, servers and systems as well as client support
  • Development and support of applications and information systems
  • Management of IT architecture and security
  • Collaboration in the areas of administration, finance and controlling

Workplace equipment

  • Infrastructure for researchers
    • High-performance computers and supercomputers with graphics processors
    • Storage systems with several petabytes of data
    • Scaling cloud environments
    • The latest AI hardware
  • Equipment for all employees
    • State-of-the-art workstation equipment
    • Mobile workplace equipment
    • One of the fastest Internet connections in Germany

Forschende im Visualisierungsraum
Working with high-tech

Workshop im Kreativraum
New Work

Flexibility included

  • 3-pillar model: fixed workplace, member of shared office, fully flexible - supplemented by extended home office offering
  • Room booking system for flexoffice workstations at all locations
  • Development of new ideas in the open "incubator" format
  • Focus on agile working
  • Attractive creative spaces for workshops and free work

"New Work" at SCC: together more reliable, efficient, and dependable.

Culture, leisure and community

  • Appreciative and friendly cooperation
  • Casino on North Campus, Mensa on South Campus: fresh and also vegan/vegetarian, cafeteria
  • Pleasant meeting places in the SCC: communication centers with coffee machines
  • Company outing with colleagues from the department
  • Self-organized summer barbecue
  • Joint Winter party
Grillfest im Innenhof
Pleasant togetherness

Kreatives Arbeiten in unterschiedlichen Teams

Angenehme Kaffeepausen an zentralen Treffpunkten

Entspannte Sommer- und Winterfeste

Discover SCC as part of our innovative and creative teams in research, service, IT management and administration.

Tafel mit gezeichneten Glühbirnen

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