General Information

Req #
Career area:
Sales Support
United Kingdom
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - Basingstoke
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - BASINGSTOKE

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Would you like to join our team of HPC/AI team of engineers at Lenovo to drive leadership with the next generation of both air and liquid-cooled high-performance computational platforms?

To achieve our mission, we are seeking a driven and innovative Specialist HPC Performance Engineer focused on putting our systems through rigorous testing at scale.

This high impact role requires solid technical and personal skills as well as the ability to collaborate effectively across multiple teams. In this role, you will be responsible for running commercial and some home-grown applications across a variety of processor and accelerator technologies to assist the Lenovo HPC sales and wider performance team with identifying the ideal technology for a given workload. These deliverables are critical to Lenovo’s ability to deliver large-scale, high-performance computation efficiently and effectively in some of the world’s largest Supercomputers. You will also interface with key stakeholders both inside and outside Lenovo to understand performance metrics and support the design process to offer the best solutions possible.

You will report to the HPC Performance and Benchmarking team supporting customers globally. You will participate in a combination of virtual and in person meetings with fellow team members, sellers, architects and customers. The goal is to help our customers select the right technologies for their unique needs.

What else is waiting for you in this role?

  • Investigate and resolve computational performance issues related to commercial HPC applications and Lenovo servers.
  • Interact with Lenovo sales team to offer insight into workload performance characteristics that drive system configurations.
  • Provide data and content for performance reports to be included with customer bids.
  • Contribute to the wider team’s performance projection processes.
  • Support the development of seller enablement collateral for Lenovo Sellers and Business Partners, and participate in sales enablement activities.
  • Attend conferences and workshops relevant to HPC and stay current with HPC trends.

What do we expect from you?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or relevant experience
  • 1+ years experience of working with Linux
  • 1+ years of working with scientific code and of running on HPC systems
What would set you apart?
  • Scripting and coding: e.g. experience with one of more of bash, python, R, C, Fortran
  • Knowledge of networking and security practices
  • Ability to work under deadlines
  • Problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Experience with High Performance Computing technology, including servers, Infiniband interconnects, accelerators, and storage solutions.
  • Experience of large scale filesystems (Spectrum Scale, Lustre, etc), batch scheduling (SLURM) as well as common HPC SW and management tools
  • A proven track record for problem solving application issues, with strong presentation skills for both external and internal engagements.
  • Innovative and a willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment.

What We Will Offer You:

Your experience working for ISG at Lenovo will be exciting, innovating, and challenging. The ISG commitment to PeopleFirst is focused on Employee Experience, Leadership, and One Team, all driving operational excellence and providing you supportive resources to launch your professional career.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Additional Locations
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - Basingstoke
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - BASINGSTOKE
* France, * Germany, * Ireland, * United Kingdom
* United Kingdom - Glasgow City , * United Kingdom - Hampshire
* United Kingdom - Hampshire - Basingstoke , * United Kingdom - Hampshire - BASINGSTOKE