HPC Storage Expert

HPC Storage Expert

Job Title: HPC Storage Expert
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Perth, Australia
Reference: 1414
Contact Name: Jason Dixon
Job Published: April 12, 2019 12:45

Job Description


HPC Storage Expert

Verse are working with one of the brightest tech companies in Perth and these guys have a global presence. They are currently seeing huge growth and they are working on a couple of truly amazing projects.

Our client runs multiple large clustered storage environments, based primarily on Lustre and

ZFS. This role helps to administer and support the entire their storage environment, with a

emphasis on planning, predictive monitoring, and troubleshooting. You'll also work

closely with the security, network, and senior system admins to diagnose problems that

relate to storage.


? Overall responsibility for the planning, maintenance, and operation of network

Storage systems globally, both online and archive

? Troubleshooting the entire I/O path (from the desktop software all the way down to

the disk platter) and root-cause analysis

? Help the monitoring/automation/DevOps engineers to design useful tools to simplify

or otherwise improve operations

? Storage-related performance tuning

? Providing guidance to management on all storage infrastructure


? Background as a solid Linux system administration generalist

? True Lustre expertise, with experience deploying, administering, and troubleshooting

Lustre at scale

? Knowledge of modern Linux NFS theory and practice; we don't use it a great deal,

but it has its place

? The tenacity and attention to detail to pursue a challenging, complex issue to its root



? Experience with a large-scale, high-performance ZFS deployment, particularly on


? Experience diagnosing and solving problems in the Linux kernel