Software Engineer - C/C++ DataDirect Networks
DataDirect Networks (DDN.com) is a world leader in massively scalable storage. We are the leading provider of data storage and processing solutions and professional services that enable content-rich and high-growth IT environments to achieve the highest levels of systems scalability, efficiency and simplicity. DDN enables enterprises to extract value and deliver results from their information. Our customers include the world's leading online content and social networking providers, high performance cloud and grid computing, life sciences, media production organizations and security & intelligence organizations.
DDN is currently seeking a Software Engineer to work in our Maryland location to assist with feature design and development of DDN?s Infinite Memory Engine (IME) technology. Interested candidates must have a strong background in the design and development of distributed high-performance computing systems and high-performance storage systems. Candidates must have strong verbal and written communication skills and excellent organizational skills.
Responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to:
Designing and developing features for DDN?s Infinite Memory Engine (IME) technology
Clearly documenting all aspects of your work
Communicating effectively with coworkers
Effectively managing your time on the projects assigned to you
Providing regular reports on your project progress to team members and supervisors
Qualifications for this role include:
BS or MS degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
A reasonable level of fluency in English
Minimum 6 years of software development experience including a strong background in the following skills and areas:
C/C++ software development for Linux / UNIX computing environments
Design and development of multi-threaded, distributed, High-Performance Computing (HPC) system software and / or middleware
Software version control systems
Software unit testing frameworks
Writing system tests or automation scripts in Perl, Python, or shell scripting languages
Profiling and debugging I/O and CPU performance bottlenecks at various scales (per-socket, per-node, and cluster-wide).
Experience developing software using:
Low-latency, high-bandwidth High-Performance Computing (HPC) networks
Parallel file system solutions (Lustre, GPFS)
SCSI and block storage controllers
Object storage systems
NVM storage technology
The ideal candidate has knowledge of and experience using:
HPC application programming models
Memory mapped IO programming models (mmap)
Event-driven programming models
Lock-free programming concepts
Distributed key-value storage systems (memcached)
Common HPC I/O interfaces and libraries (POSIX, MPI-IO, netCDF / PnetCDF, HDF5)
Linux kernel internals
Agile software development
Test-driven software development
DDN Core Characteristics
DDN has a very strong orientation towards these 4 characteristics and any successful employee will demonstrate these capabilities:
Self Starter - Takes independent action to identify and solve problems. Seeks out relevant information needed to make decisions. Gets involved with new initiatives.
Success/Achievement Orientation - Delivers quality results consistently. Targets, achieves (or exceeds) measurable results. Sets challenging goals, focuses on critical priorities, and is accountable.
Problem Solving - Recognizes problems and responds with a systematic assessment that identifies and addresses cause of issue. Practical, realistic, and resourceful.
Innovative - Builds and improves key business processes that enhance the effectiveness of DDN. Generates new ideas, challenges the status quo, and solves problems creatively.
DDN takes pride in developing and promoting talent as an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. By fostering a diverse business environment, DDN welcomes opportunities to learn from each other, our customers, investors, suppliers, and business partners.
Thank you for your interest in joining DDN!
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