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Director, Data Operations

Nvidia Corporation

This is a Full-time position in Santa Clara, CA posted May 29, 2020.

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Our technology has no boundaries! Nvidia is building the world’s most groundbreaking and state of the art compute platforms for the world to use. It’s because of our work that scientists, researchers and engineers can advance their ideas. At its core, our visual computing technology not only enables an amazing computing experience, it is energy efficient! We pioneered a supercharged form of computing loved by the most demanding computer users in the world – scientists, designers, artists, and gamers. It’s not just technology though! It is our people, some of the brightest in the world, and our company culture make NVIDIA one of the most fun, innovative and dynamic places to work in the world! At the center of NVIDIA’s culture are our core values like innovation, excellence and determination and team, that guide us to be the best we can be.

What you will be doing:

  • Working with our private cloud tenants to stand up a performant, reliable, efficient and secure set of services:

  • General purpose Kubernetes and Slurm clusters for internal NVIDIA users;
  • Business Unit-specific solutions, e.g. Autonomous Vehicles clusters for training and validation. These can be “dedicated” standard clusters or sets of bare metal servers / storage;
  • World-leading supercomputers;
  • Manage “capacity requests” for new cluster footprints (or changes in existing footprints) in support of tenants;
  • Working with sr. management to judge when/whether these requests will be granted;
  • Working with R&D and the tenants on exact designs and requirements;
  • Building and implementing the plans to do the work.
  • Working with Finance to:
  • Build and maintain a demand forecast, this includes engagements with our users, business units and org leaders to capture and judge their forecasts;
  • Using these forecasts, build a capacity plan of datacenters, services and capital equipment needed to satisfy demand;
  • Gain approvals and implement the plan;
  • Working with infrastructure teams (including datacenter, h/w vendors and internal suppliers) to provide the resources needed for our services;
  • Operating NOCs and SOCs in support of our services;
  • Owning the support processes, ticketing systems, DCIMs, etc., used in datacenter operations;
  • Running Business Operations and Procurement for the team.
  • Establish and measure service metrics for the services provided to the tenants.
  • Provide underlying infrastructure reliability info to our internal suppliers, e.g. server reliability data.

What we need to see:

  • BE/BS or MS in Computer Science/IT, with 15+ years equivalent experience.

  • The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record of infrastructure and service deployments. They will also have the skills needed to understand, implement and make operational high-level services. Good relationship skills across engineering, finance, marketing and our user community (researchers, external partners, internal development) is essential.
  • Ability to mediate requests from disparate tenants, work with leaders to understand priorities and apply judgment to determine the appropriate balance between agility, productivity and stability/quality.
  • International and US Gov’t experience is a plus.

NVIDIA is leading the way in groundbreaking developments in Artificial Intelligence, High-Performance Computing and Visualization. The GPU, our invention, serves as the visual cortex of modern computers and is at the heart of our products and services. Our work opens up new universes to explore, enables amazing creativity and discovery, and powers what were once science fiction inventions from artificial intelligence to autonomous cars. NVIDIA is looking for phenomenal people like you to help us accelerate the next wave of artificial intelligence.

NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the world working for us. If you’re creative and autonomous, we want to hear from you!

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression , sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.