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North Holland
Thursday, September 2, 2021
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Description and Requirements

Lenovo Professional Services is currently hiring for a new colleague :  HPC System Administrator to support HPC and AI customers. The role requires frequent presence in Netherlands.

You are expected to work effectively in providing onsite (and remote) Linux System Administration in the areas of Lenovo HPC & AI platforms and solutions. 

Being a part of the Lenovo Professional Services team, your responsibilities are to:

  • Supporting HPC solutions at customer sites involving Server, Storage, Network, Power and Cooling, OS, and cluster management software.
  •  Implement, deliver and administer HPC Cluster.
  • Perform Solution optimization, Migration and upgrade and recommend strategies
  • Work collaboratively and complementary with the hardware sales team, technical sales (presales) team and Business Partners
  • Work on a billable basis (customer paid projects)
  • Build a good customer relationship through customer interaction, ability to make technical decisions, to collaborate during projects with several organization verticals, partners, and customers 
  • Develop training and knowledge base documentation.

You will report to Global Director - Lenovo HPC Professional Services

What you will bring (Position requirements):

  • 3 + years of experience in Linux (ie SuSE, RHEL & CentOS) and HPC system troubleshooting and support

  • Fluency in the English language.

  • Able to perform OS installation and upgrades with no supervision

  • Able to perform high-level problem determination

  • Customer service skills, including written and oral communication with the client

  • Develop training and knowledge base documentation for technical skills throughout the career.

Relevant experience in some of following technologies:

  • Linux (i.e.. Suse, RHEL & CentOS)

  • HPC cluster manager & Job scheduling for example, Slurm (used by the client), IBM Spectrum LSF, MOAB or equivalent

  • Parallel filesystem like GPFS/Lustre/Ceph/BeeGFS

  • HPC system troubleshooting and support

  • HPC cluster availability and performance monitoring with Icinga, Grafana, etc

  • x86 server installation, troubleshooting and performance tuning. Knowledge on

  • Ethernet, InfiniBand, RDMA and OPA network technologies

  • CPU/GPU/memory/RAID/storage/Data Center technologies.

  • Parallel programming like MPI, open MP, CUDA

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • performance analysis/ tuning of Lenovo System x servers.

What we offer:

• A multitude of professional and personal opportunities
• An open and stimulating environment within one of the most forward thinking IT companies
• Flat structures and fast decision-making processes
• A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life
• An international team with a high focus on diversity

You like to make a difference? When applying for this position, please send your CV (including a cover letter and references) via our Online-Tool.

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