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HPC Engineer

Houston, TX

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position HPC Engineer through 02/ 17 / 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (Central Time).  

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Chevron’s strategy is straight-forward: be a leader in efficient and lower carbon production of traditional energy, in high demand today and for decades to come, while growing lower carbon businesses that will be a bigger part of the future. To achieve these goals, we’ll build on the assets, experience, capabilities, and relationships we’ve developed over 140 years to incubate and grow new business.

Technology will play a crucial role in unlocking ever cleaner and more affordable sources of energy. Chevron is seeking innovative, technology professionals with a desire to thrive in the global digital environment and help us lead the global energy transition. An IT career at Chevron offers you the opportunity to work in a technical environment with a global reach. You’ll find that we make a business of investing in our people and encouraging your professional development through a learning culture and challenging on-the-job opportunities. We differentiate ourselves through the application of cutting-edge technology, and by taking a collaborative approach that includes in-house expertise, proprietary solutions, and strategic partnerships. We also offer flexible work schedules and very competitive benefits.

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  • The High-Performance Computing (HPC) team is responsible for providing application and infrastructure solutions that support complex, compute intensive workloads, parallel filesystems, low latency networks, and agile project management/DevOps. 

  • The HPC team partners with scientists, engineers, and other HPC infrastructure and application experts to provide HPC solutions that fully leverage the computing resources on premise and in the cloud.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with colleagues in HPC Computing, Information Technology, and Upstream/Downstream business units to design and deliver HPC solutions, both on premise and in Microsoft Azure.

  • Effectively and efficiently automate, optimize, troubleshoot, and resolve system problems and business solutions.

  • Ensure all technical solutions are aligned with the vision, principles, architecture, and standards defined by the relevant architecture, security, and data teams.

  • Demonstrate experience with one or more technologies:  Linux, Windows, Parallel filesystems, Networking, Cloud, Python, Perl, Bash, Ansible, PowerShell.

  • Use and share knowledge of HPC software development techniques, including compilers, languages, and programming models.   

Required Qualifications:

  • +5 years of work experience.

  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply knowledge of new products and emerging technologies specifically around HPC / Technical Computing deployments; leverage existing technology practices, standards, and procedures; manage mid to large-sized infrastructure evaluation and deployment projects.

  • Support of HPC infrastructures including multiple sub-environments such as visualization, compute, storage, interconnects, code, and systems management.

  • Agile Project Execution and Troubleshooting- Demonstrated ability to develop and execute agile projects meeting business objectives and solving business problems.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • +10 years of work experience.

  • Bachelor Degree in computer science or related fields.

  • Linux, Cloud, and storage system administration experience in a global/hybrid large-scale enterprise environment.

  • HPC job scheduling systems, parallel file systems (e.g., Lustre), and configuration management technologies (e.g., Satellite, Ansible, Python, Puppet, and Azure).

  • Familiarity with the related underlying infrastructures (e.g., security, data, hardware) supporting HPC technical applications and primary systems.

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breast-feeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability (including medical condition), military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other status protected by law or regulation.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation, please email us at

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Job ID: 4b8447d8df7262268ff842defa3aabbb67b7bd41976ece62a87697c48a2da8e9
Employment Type: Other