Exoscale is the leading Swiss / European cloud service provider.
With services covering the full cloud infrastructure spectrum - from fast deploying virtual machines to S3 compatible object storage - Exoscale provides a simple and scalable experience in order to let its clients focus on their core business.
To continue its commitment towards a rock-solid and fast infrastructure, Exoscale is hiring a System Hardware Engineer.
This position focuses on designing and integrating Exoscales next generation hypervisor and storage hardware systems.
Some of the challenges you will be working on :
Design new hardware platforms including custom engineered systems
Integrate new IPMI generation with Redfish and UEFI bios
Technology watch for new and innovative solutions
Maintain the relationship with all our vendors and suppliers. Get access to vendors roadmaps, conferences and testing samples
Establish a performance baseline and automate benchmarking of current and next generation hardware platforms
Optimize hardware or software configurations for better performance and reliability
Build and maintain our hardware lab
Provide support to our platform team for complex troubleshooting
Ideal candidates :
Have a good experience with Linux
Have a solid experience with computer hardware
Are familiar with storage and network components and subsystems
Are familiar with KVM virtualization
Have a background with Golang or Python languages for automation
Have an experience with configuration management solutions
Are familiar with CI / CD for automation
Candidates who are not familiar with all the topics above but willing to learn are encouraged to apply