• Linux HPC Engineer

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/26/2018 2:17 PM)
    # of Openings
    Shanna Goodman
    Information Technology (IT)
    Recruiter Email
    Job Location
    US-MI-Allen Park
  • Responsibilities

    The Linux HPC Engineer will be responsible for planning, development, implementation and maintenance of the overall integration of the computing platform, e.g. hardware, systems software, operating systems, and storage for hosts and/or clients running the Linux operating system. The HPC and Hadoop Engineering team is seeking a self-starter who can work well independently.


    • This position is not a classical programming position; however, scripting / task automation is essential.
    • Engineer and manage the deployment of new HPC or Hadoop solutions and components.
    • Build, test and certify technologies for the Linux operating system.
    • Be available for occasional after-hours escalations and deployments.
    • Implement security controls and separation of duties processes according to company policies.
    • Lead and direct the development of support guidelines and procedures with participation from Operations, Planning, and Architecture.
    • Provide SME support to the operations team for escalated issue resolution and incident management.


    Experience Required

    • Ability to work independently at a high level of technical competence and maturity.
    • Extensive Linux/Unix knowledge.
    • Strong general infrastructure knowledge, e.g., SAN, TCP/IP, and server hardware.
    • Strong troubleshooting and problem resolution skills.
    • Broad and Deep technical knowledge in many areas, such as Linux kernel tuning, networking, storage, GPUs, and Infiniband.
    • Heavy scripting experience using at least two scripting languages, such as Perl, python, and bash.


    Experience Preferred

    • Experience in a large HPC or Hadoop environment.
    • Ability to handle multiple complex projects at one time.
    • Experience with an Enterprise configuration management tool, like Puppet or Chef.
    • Background in Systems Engineering or Enterprise Architecture.
    • Ability to create complex, technical documentation for operational use.
    • Experience working in a server operations role for a large environment.
    • Strong communication skills and ability to utilize collaboration tools to improve communications.
    • Ability to clearly explain technical issues in a non-technical fashion. This position is for an on-site resource that will frequently interact with other engineering, operations and development teams based in and around Dearborn, MI.


    Education Required


    • Computer Science



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