[SVLUG-Jobs] Senior System Architect - HPC

HR Manager ddavis at verseon.com
Mon Jul 17 18:51:19 PDT 2006


-----------------------------------------------
SENIOR SYSTEM ARCHITECT - HPC
-----------------------------------------------

Do you want to architect one of the world's largest HPC clusters that brings unprecedented computational power to fundamentally transform every aspect of drug discovery?

Do you dream of building a multi-teraflop system using off-the-shelf components and leading-edge open source technologies? Would you like to tweak such a system to extract every last gigaflop of performance? 

Verseon is seeking a highly talented and motivated HPC guru who answers yes to the above questions. Verseon is a privately held, well funded, rapidly growing Silicon Valley-based drug discovery company, with a ground-breaking computational platform. 

-----------------------------------------------
Description:

Your primary responsibility will be to design, implement, and maintain one of the world's largest HPC clusters dedicated to drug discovery. You will be part of a unique cross-functional team of top notch physicists, chemists, engineers, and drug design experts. You must have exceptional intellectual ability and a demonstrated track record of achievement.

The successful candidate will be expected to:
* Design and tune a multi-teraflop system for stability and performance.
* Advise and help team members to make optimal use of the computational capacity of the cluster. 

-----------------------------------------------
Qualifications:

* Must have at least a bachelor's degree in CS/EE/Physics/Math/Engg
* 3 years or more of experience in designing and implementing high performance computing systems. Must not be afraid of getting their hands dirty.
* In-depth knowledge of Unix or Linux. Must also have strong knowledge of hardware architectures, networking and mass storage systems.
* Strong shell scripting skills are required. Programming experience in Python, Perl, etc a plus.
* Must be self-motivated with excellent communication and professional skills who thrives in a dynamic, team based environment.

-----------------------------------------------
Job location: Fremont, CA
-----------------------------------------------
Please send resumes to itjobs at verseon.com
-----------------------------------------------




More information about the Jobs mailing list