Full-Time

HPC Systems Engineer

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DRW

DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Diversified trading firm with real estate investments

Data & Analytics
Quantitative Finance
Financial Services

Mid

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Bash
Kubernetes
Python
Ansible
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Experience with Linux administration
  • Confidence with configuration management tools like Chef, Puppet, or Ansible
  • Experience in administration of clusters of homogeneous machines
  • Experience building, tuning, and managing large HPC environments with thousands of cpu cores running under Slurm, LSF, GridEngine, etc.
  • Knowledge and comfort with hands-on development in scripting languages like Bash, Python, or Ruby
  • Familiarity with containers and orchestration tools like Docker, Kubernetes, Singularity, etc.
  • Competence in networking fundamentals
  • Skill with Linux package management tools like apt/dpkg or yum/rpm
  • At home with compilation and packaging of open-source software like Redis, Python, or Ruby; including reading and modifying Makefiles
  • Experience with parallel or distributed file systems is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Work as part of a small team to manage a large compute cluster of Linux servers and related hardware
  • Build and manage high-performance storage and network components in our infrastructure
  • Implement and manage monitoring of job performance, system stats, and the general health of our HPC infrastructure
  • Architect upgrades to expand the size, scope, and performance of our cluster and continually integrate the latest technologies
  • Coordinate with other teams for the deployment, operation, and maintenance of our data center footprint
  • Assist in optimizing and tuning grid jobs to efficiently utilize compute resources

DRW is a diversified trading firm providing liquidity across various asset classes, including crypto asset trading and real estate investments, with a focus on carbon neutrality and global challenges. The company leverages sophisticated technologies, research, and risk management to capture trading and investment opportunities globally, including a fully integrated real estate investment arm and a dedicated team for designing, building, and operating a sophisticated network.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2001

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

46%

Benefits

Daily catered breakfast & lunch

Massages

Social events

Gym subsidy

Flexible work arrangements

Monthly tastings

Game room

On-site yoga classes and meditation

Employee led affinity groups

Mentor/mentee outings

Trivia nights

Educational opportunities

DRW-sponsored sports teams

Poker tournament

Private mother's suite