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Sales Support
Thursday, July 22, 2021
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Description and Requirements

What we’re looking for… Lenovo is growing our HPC/AI team 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 HPC Performance Engineer to join our team of engineers 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 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 ensure the teams are designing and offering the best solutions possible.

Key responsibilities
• 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
• Deliver performance reports to be included with customer bids.
• Develop 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 you need.

In order to be considered for the role, you must possess the following basic qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or relevant experience
• Linux
• 3-5 years of working with HPC code and performance tuning
• Scripting and coding: bash, python, large scale filesystems (Spectrum Scale, Lustre, etc), batch scheduling (SLURM) as well as common HPC SW and management tools
• Knowledge of networking and security practices
• Ability to work under deadlines
• Problem solving and critical thinking skills What will set you apart.

The ideal candidate will possess the following preferred qualifications:
• Experience with High Performance Computing technology, including servers, Infiniband interconnects, accelerators, and storage solutions.
• A proven track record for developing value propositions around technology, with strong presentation skills for both external and internal engagements.
• Innovative and a willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment.
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