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System Engineer, System Solution

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer Inc

Job Req ID: 5598
About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

Seeking a System Engineer with knowledge of server hardware architecture including but not limited to storage controllers, memory, networking, CPU and GPU chipsets.  Candidate can develop system and cluster solutions for customers with Supermicro server, storage, networking and software technologies. Work closely with system software vendors and internal firmware development to create product software / firmware requirements based on real-world customer demand. Experience with cutting-edge technology in Big Data, Virtualization, Cloud and Hyperscale (Hadoop, OpenStack, vSphere and others) to solve challenges in Data Center and Enterprise environments.This individual will be required to work cross-department as needed, helping to both develop and enable operations towards roadmap fulfillment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Essential Duties include but not limited to following areas:
•Work together with Supermicro Sales teams, Field Engineers, Product Managers to understand /formulate product requirements.
•Join Supermicro Sales teams in sales engagements,; listen to and understand customer needs to provide best resolution to customer's problems.
•Work with cross-functional teams, including Product Managers, Engineering, Component Managers, Sales and IT team on assigned projects
•Develop server system BIOS and management firmware design requirements and specifications involving server, storage, networking systems in a Microsoft, Linux, or VMware environment.
•Be knowledgeable of latest technologies in Enterprise and Open Source software, driving the integration of software technologies into Supermicro system solutions.
•Be familiar with firmware quality assurance, OS testing and be able to create test plans.


•BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineer preferred, MSCS a plus.
•1 to 5 years hardware / IT industry experience preferred.
•Strong knowledge with computer architectures
•Strong communication skills in both technical and business setting, written and verbal.
•Strong initiative and ability to work in a self-directed environment
•Demonstrate strong organizational and planning skills
•Demonstrate understanding or how to successfully work in cross-functional organizations
•Hands-on working knowledge in the following fields: System BIOS, management firmware, storage, networking, server quality assurance or visualization a plus.
•Microsoft or Linux certification a plus.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

• Able to sit for long periods of time.

• Able to input data into a computer and work with a computer screen for long periods of time.

• Occasional bending and standing.

• Standing, walking, sitting, talking/listening, crouching or crawling, reaching with hands and arms.

• Lift, carry, push and pull up to 15 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

• Primarily works indoors in an office setting with controlled climate conditions

• May be susceptible to outdoor weather conditions (i.e., cold, heat, rain, and/or wind)

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

Job Segment: Systems Engineer, Engineer, Electrical, Firmware, Computer Science, Engineering, Technology

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