Customer Solution Architect - Kubernetes, HPC, Cloud

Zurich, Switzerland
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Our mission is to make Neural Concept’s flagship product, NCS, a powerful, yet user-friendly, platform for engineers and designers to accelerate drastically their conception workflow thanks to 3D deep-learning. We are a cross-functional team of engineers dedicated to providing every industry the solution to build better products, faster. Our vision is to provide a unified and scalable engineering data science experience that seamlessly integrates into the product development toolchain and processes of engineering organizations. We are therefore on a journey to bridge the gap between modern cloud technologies, and leading CAE products from the major vendors on the market.

As a key member of the team maintaining and deploying the Shape platform, you will design and deliver enterprise solutions enabling our biggest customers to bring AI into industrial production to make cars, planes or energy plants more efficient than ever.

What you will do

Our technology is raising strong interest from the engineering world, the number of our users is growing quickly, and new needs are arising for diverse AI-enhanced engineering use-cases. We work with large enterprise companies, who are industry leaders in their field, and require optimized solutions that:

  • integrate within existing Cloud and HPC infrastructure to offer end-to-end workflows combining existing product designs tools with Neural Concept’s novel AI-powered technology.
  • provide the best technical trade-offs to leverage the cloud’s flexibility while matching all business and security constraints.

As a key member of the team maintaining and deploying the Shape platform, you will design and deliver enterprise solutions enabling our biggest customers to bring AI into industrial production to make cars, planes or energy plants more efficient than ever.

While working towards this goal:

  • You will be in direct contact with our customers to define and deploy custom platform architectures that can make all our product’s features available in custom cloud or hybrid environments.
  • You will collaborate with the product team to continuously improve the architecture and modularity of our software, for it to be deployed seamlessly in a range of different environments and use-cases.
  • You will help us, and our customers, guarantee the product and deployment architectures are compliant with security and data confidentiality requirements.
  • You will disseminate cloud infrastructure management best practices (monitoring, services architecture and design) to ensure our product stays reliable and performant. You will coach less experienced engineers towards this goal.
  • You will have the opportunity to express your creativity and technical expertise, as well as to learn and test new technologies to keep our platform truly cutting-edge.

Who you are

  • You have working experience as a software engineer and have contributed to deploying or maintaining business-critical cloud applications with Kubernetes, Singularity and/or Docker.
  • You are familiar with Azure, GCP or AWS, and with underlying distributed computing and virtual networking concepts.
  • You know how to effectively manage cloud resources to comply with security and performance best practices. Familiarity with certification frameworks such as ISO27001-2 is a plus.
  • You are familiar with some of the following tools and standards:
  • Cloud monitoring systems, such as Prometheus and Grafana.
  • Infrastructure as code frameworks, such as Terraform.
  • HPC systems and job schedulers, such as Slurm or PBS.
  • Modern web authentication protocols such as OAuth 2.0 and SAML.
  • You enjoy sharing your work both internally and externally, with great docs or blog posts.
  • You are motivated, detail-oriented, enjoy solving difficult problems and willing to engage in unknown territory.
  • You like to work in a team.
  • You want to make a difference in the real world.

What you will get

  • A competitive salary and generous equity compensation plan - we are growing fast and want our employees to benefit from this growth.
  • Training budget - we believe that continuous education is essential for you and for us.
  • Flexible working hours - we care about what you deliver, not about when you work.
  • Possibility to work remote while still meeting your colleagues regularly at the office or during team events.
  • Work with a world-class technology team - our engineers are top notch. We aim for excellence.
  • Work with people who care about you - we support each other and care about you so that you can thrive.
  • The opportunity to be part of a growing company with global ambitions - our product is demanded in all regions of the world. We are growing by following our customers.
  • The opportunity to contribute to changing the future of engineering - we believe that our product will contribute to changing the future of many industries.
  • Access to unlimited computational resources.

And important

Please keep in mind that you do not need to tick all the boxes to apply. We value people with passion & creativity and offer plenty of space to learn and grow at our company.

This position is open as part-time (80%) or full-time (100%).

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