Application Performance Engineer

United States of America

Job Description / Skills Required


Mellanox Technologies is looking for a talented engineer to lead datacenter application performance optimization and benchmarking over Mellanox networking products. Experience with HPC application characterization, MPI profiling and benchmarking on various HPC applications and micro-benchmarks is required. You'll work closely with Mellanox customers on-site to ensure customers are achieving the best possible application performance.

This position will work remotely in the Detroit, Michigan area supporting local/regional customers.

This individual will primarily work with marketing and engineering to execute low-level and application level benchmarks focused on High Performance Computing (HPC) open source and ISV applications in addition to providing software and hardware optimization recommendations. In addition, will work closely with hardware and software partners, and customers to benchmark Mellanox products under different system configurations and workloads.

5+ years of performance testing, tuning and analysis primarily in Unix and Linux environments like using measurement driven analysis of system hardware and software to understand how to eliminate performance bottlenecks.
Candidate must have hands-on experience with parallel processing for High Performance Computing using MPI for inter process communication on clusters of distributed systems.
Experience with software tuning and porting, software optimization, parallel computing and multi-threaded programming on SMP and MPP systems.
Ability to quickly identify and summarize key nature of problems that need to be addressed.
Customer focused listening and problem solving skills
Hands-on experience with the following HPC applications:
CAE/CFD: ANSYS CFX, ANSYS Fluent, ANSYS Mechanical, MSC.Nastran, Abaqus, Altair AcuSolve, FLOW-3D, LS-DYNA, Nekbone, Nek5000, OpenFOAM, Altair OptiStruct, Altair RADIOSS, PFLOTRAN, CD-adapco STAR-CCM+, ESI PAM-CRASH, Virtual Performance Solution (VPS)
Detroit, Michigan area candidates preferred
Bachelor's degree required in relevant STEM field; MS or PhD preferred

Company Description:

About Us
Mellanox Technologies was founded in 1999 and has headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA and Yokneam, Israel. We are a leading supplier of innovative end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet connectivity solutions and services for servers and storage. We offer market-leading solutions that include adapter cards, switches, cables and software to support InfiniBand and Ethernet networking technologies. Our products optimize data center performance and deliver industry-leading bandwidth and scalability. In addition, we serve a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise, data centers, cloud computing, big data and Web 2.0. We are constantly reinventing ourselves to stay ahead of the market and bring game-changing products and services to the industry.

About You
Mellanox is an incubator for talent. We are a strong believer in developing our people and giving them the tools to succeed. We have a very competitive compensation package as well as frequent internal product training to keep people updated on new technologies. We are a fast growing company with a positive energy that comes from our team members' internal drive to develop, market, sell and support cutting-edge products and services. Mellanox often promotes from within and there's a sense of family that comes from the top down. We are committed to the community and donate 1% of our annual profit to charity as well as participate in green initiatives to reduce our carbon footprint.

Mellanox Technologies offers a competitive benefits program including medical, dental and vision insurance, 3-weeks’ vacation, 10-paid holidays, sick leave, x2 annual salary Life Insurance/AD&D, 401K with company contribution, ESPP, and Stock (RSUs). At Mellanox, the work of each individual makes an impact on the success of our company. If you are looking for a rewarding career, talented colleagues and a great environment where you can challenge yourself, grow and lead, Mellanox is the right place for you.
Additional Information:

Equal Employment Opportunity

Mellanox is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, religious creed, physical disability, mental disability, age, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic characteristics, gender identity/expression, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and all other terms and conditions of employment. If you need assistance to perform your job duties because of a physical or mental condition, please let our Human Resources department know.