Amazon

Senior HPC Application Consultant

3+ months agoArlington, VA

DESCRIPTION

Are you a hands-on person that can make a huge impact on a dynamic, fast moving business? Do you like working in rapidly evolving environments? Do you have a passion for being around cutting-edge AWS and High Performance Computing (HPC) technologies? Are you detail-oriented and creative? Do you like to collaborate with others to achieve goals? Then this is the position for you.

Core elements of a HPC system consists in Compute (CPU/GPU/FPGA), Storage, Networking and Resource Manager. In the Cloud, HPC systems become elastic infrastructures which dynamically reconfigure according to the current workload. Depending on HPC application and workflows requirements, there are many opportunities to innovate and transform legacy on-premises HPC systems into cloud-native compute environments systems that rely on managed services.

The role is to help design, build and operate HPC systems on AWS. It will require to master the best practices to run HPC applications on highly elastic and dynamically provisioned HPC infrastructures. It will require to optimize performance and costs of Customer's HPC workflows.

Working with Customers worldwide, from C-Level executives to technology leaders, there will be plenty of opportunities to leverage and grow your expertise in HPC workflows optimization and HPC systems architectures on AWS.

The ideal candidate has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality solutions in environments where priorities shift fast. If you're looking to solve challenging technical problems and create great solutions for customers, then we would like to talk to you.

This position requires that the candidate selected be a US Citizen.

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have thirteen employee-led affinity groups, reaching 85,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life harmony. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here. We are a customer-obsessed organizationleaders start with the customer and work backwards. They work vigorously to earn and keep customer trust. As such, this is a customer facing role in a hybrid delivery model. Project engagements include remote delivery methods and onsite engagement that will include travel to customer locations as needed.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

This is a customer facing role. You will be required to travel to client locations and deliver professional services when needed.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• BS or higher degree in Computer Science, or related degree
• Experience with one or more HPC job scheduler: Grid Engine, LSF, PBS, SLURM, Torque, HTCondor, Symphony, GRID Server, Windows HPC Pack
• Experience with HPC/HTC/Technical Computing software applications from at least one of the main Engineering/Research verticals like Life Sciences, Financial Services, Energy & Geosciences, Manufacturing (EDA, CAE)
• Experience with scripting: bash, Python or others

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• AWS Certifications like AWS Solution Architect Associate/Professional.
• Experience with one or more HPC job scheduler: Grid Engine, LSF, PBS, SLURM, Torque, HTCondor, Symphony, GRID Server, Windows HPC Pack.
• Experience with HPC/HTC/Technical Computing software applications from at least one of the main Engineering/Research verticals like Life Sciences, Financial Services, Energy & Geosciences, Manufacturing (EDA, CAE).
• Experience with Storage technologies architecting, deployment and tuning.
• Previous experience with Enterprises and Research institutions operating or architecting HPC environments.
• Good communication skills.
• Previous work experiences as a Consultant.

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