Arm technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world's most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.
With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace. We are on a very exciting journey to continue and sustain the growth of Arm's server and networking market. The Infrastructure Line of Business is looking for top talent to grow the team and make key contributions to accelerate the development of Arm-based solutions in this new market. Due to an increase in workload, we are looking for a Server Performance Architect to join the team in either Austin, San Jose or Seattle.
Your new job at Arm
Based on one of our prestigious sites in the US, you will have real responsibilities from day one with no two days being the same. You will get support and mentorship from specialists that will help you succeed and develop your career, with a clear plan for your first 6 months providing you the platform to succeed whilst collaborating with leading technology partners in the US and China.
You will be responsible for liaising with our major customers collecting requirements for cloud workloads and use cases. You will act as a liaison for Arm partners on performance issues concerning server workloads, performance bottlenecks and getting a firm understanding of what their requirements are and identify opportunities to improve our service to them.
You will also be guiding Arm architectures and IP teams to improve performance on cloud/server applications, setting new directions to advance Arm technologies in the datacenter. In addition, you will play a key role in influencing benchmark committees and participating in technical forums.
Other responsibilities include:
Understanding and address performance bottlenecks in cloud applications on Arm servers. Contribute to performance improvements and features to open source SW. Contribute to performance improvements and features to Arm HW IPs. Communicate in technical forums such as internal and external conferences, as well as in customer and partner meetings.
What you'll need to succeed
The successful Server Performance Architect based in either Austin, San Jose or Seattle will have:
MS/PhD in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. 5+ years performance analysis and diagnostics experience. Solid SW background (combinations of compiler, Linux OS/kernel, runtime environments, Python/Perl/shell scripting, assembly, firmware). Knowledge in CPU architecture, end-to-end software performance, networking and storage concepts. Performance data collection, cleansing and analytics. Knowledge of the Arm ISA is helpful but not required. High degree of initiative and a proven problem solver. Fluent in English language, both written and spoken. Good communicator, personable and able to work and communicate at a detailed or high level. A Chinese (Mandarin) speaker would be highly desirable
What you'll get in return
So what's in it for you? Well, you get the opportunity to work on for a globally recognised company who are passionate about investing in their employees. We have an excellent track record of building up expertise in people, so this is a great opportunity to learn something new and interesting in a friendly and collaborative environment. In addition, you will also have the opportunity to expand your network as this particular team works with various stakeholders within Arm and with other leading partners in the world of tech.
In regards to benefits, your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. The benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment. General benefits include:
Annual Bonus PlanDiscretionary Cash Awards401(k), 100% matching on first 6% eligible earningsMedical, Dental & Vision, 100% coverage for employee only, shared cost for dependentsBasic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D)Short Term (STD) and Long Term (LTD) Disability InsuranceVacation, 20 days per year with option to buy 5 more.Holidays, 13 days per yearSabbatical, 20 paid days every four-years of serviceSick Leave, 7 days per yearVolunteering, four hours per month (TeamARM)Office location dependent: cafe on site, fitness facilities, team and social eventsAdditional benefits include: Flexible Spending Accounts for health and dependent care, EAP, Health Advocate, Business Travel Accident Program & Commuter programs.
What you need to do now
If you feel this is something that you would be interested in, please apply and get in touch with our specialist recruiter Jack Butler.