Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company HPC Site Engineer- Location: Boydton, VA in Richmond, Virginia
HPC Site Engineer- Location: Boydton, VA Richmond, Virginia
What you need to know about the job
At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. What sets us apart? Our people and our relentless dedication to helping our customers make their mark on the world.
We are a team of doers, dreamers and visionaries; inspired by our purpose and driven by our strategy. We live by our three values: partner, innovate and act.
Our legacy inspires us as we forge ahead, always pushing to discover what’s next. Every day is a new opportunity to advance and grow ourselves, our company and the industry. Some people call it an obsession, we call it a way of life.
What you need to know about the job
Primary Location:Richmond, Virginia
Other Locations:Teleworker, Virginia, United States of America
Shift:No shift premium (United States of America)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise advances the way people live and work. We bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions, helping our customers make their mark on the world.
Our new innovative IT services organization is HPE Pointnext. We have the expertise to advise, integrate, and accelerate our customers’ outcomes from their digital transformation.
Within the family there is a range of technical and managerial customer on-site functions. The family of jobs is focused on managing the onsite delivering of software services, pre-sales, post-sales or service delivery support, installation and configuration for customer environments. The jobs solve various business systems, networking and applications problems for standard industry servers, specialized or complex clustered environments. Deliver reactive and proactive activities according to Service Level Agreement to ensure customer satisfaction and loyalty. Provides direct post-sales systems on site technical support for reactive and proactive customers. Each position maintains a high level of customer satisfaction by ensuring clear business and technical solution alignment, clarifying customer needs and ensuring that they are met. Jobs are responsible for company Total Customer Experience as well as the revenue growth, profitability, and account retention.
Location: Boydton, VA
Apply advanced technical knowledge to operate one or more technology areas (e.g. LUSTRE Storage Administration, server administration, technical security management, performance management) or customer groups that are critical or high- risk.
Integrate technical knowledge and business understanding to create solutions for customers.
Resolve single- and cross- technology incidents independently. Work with team members to resolve unusually complex or cross- technology incidents.
Proactively and reactively look for solutions to prevent problems from occurring in team/technology area.
Apply company solutions to meet highly complex customer needs.
Identify additional services that could lead to future service revenue growth.
Provide technical consulting during contract renewal discussions.
Build and maintain strong relationship up to senior management level in assigned accounts.
Design and deliver support solutions using specific industry knowledge and expertise.
Assist in managing delivery of industry support solutions.
Lead Customer Expectation management as part of escalation process.
Lead cross-team or large programs/projects.
Coach or guide junior consultants.
Education and Experience Required:
Bachelor's degree preferred or Associate degree (technical field) with 5- 7 years working experience in related field desired.
Extensive knowledge and experience of Linux/Unix operating systems,networking and security
2+ years of HPC-related experience, ideally with large-scale HPC, parallel file systems (Lustre), and their administration and support
Direct experience and demonstrated proficiency with multiple programming and scripting languages (e.g. Perl, Python, C, Fortran, etc.)
Familiar with maintaining system software through installation of upgrades and patches as needed
Experience in effectively isolating hardware and software problems and driving issue resolutions through to conclusion
Experience with project planning and management, process management and team or project leadership
Ability to clearly document processes and procedures with a focus on mentoring and sharing knowledge
Occasional travel for training and to support remote systems is required
Participate in on-call rotation with other staff to provide 24x7 coverage to a group of customers
Ability to routinely lift and carry 30 pound hardware components
Knowledge and Skills:
Excellent interpersonal, customer relations and problem management skills, with the ability to stay calm and professional under pressure while working to strict deadlines
Good communication skills, both verbal and written
Thorough knowledge of company products and services offerings, company organization, competition, third party products and market trends.
Broad knowledge of corporate organization, job, and policies.
Ability to lead and work effectively in a team environment to investigate and resolve complex problems
Comprehensive business, technical or functional knowledge at an expert level.
Communicate tactfully with diplomacy up to senior management levels within an organization.
Active listening skills and ability to adjust messages to audience level.
Problem-solving skills (proactive, reactive and creative).
Able to employ exemplary consulting skills by becoming a trusted advisor to the customer and providing clarity to solution determination.
Well versed in core technical competencies and peaked in some technical area(s) intermediate skills in project management, communication, analysis and presentation.
Proactive recognition and recommendations of operational efficiencies.
Join us and make your mark!
• A competitive salary and extensive social benefits
• Diverse and dynamic work environment
• Work-life balance and support for career development
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HPE is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Veterans/Disabled/LGBT and Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to diversity and building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We do not discriminate and all decisions we make are made on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Our goal is to be one global diverse team that is representative of our customers, in an inclusive environment where we can continue to innovate and grow together.
HPE is an equal opportunity employer/Female/Minority/Individual with Disabilities/Protected Veteran Status