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Hardware at Arm
You know us. With 125 Arm-powered products shipped every second, we'll be in a over a trillion smart devices by 2035. Your smartphone, award-winning VR gaming, the world's fastest supercomputer – our engineers are designing the advanced core processors leading the race towards a connected, autonomous, hyper-performance future.
So, we promise you endless opportunities to experiment and go even further in hardware. From advanced core implementation to full custom physical IPs, here you'll have our backing to push limits in vital areas such as memory, IO and logic.
Learning and Development
We encourage our people to upskill as much as they want with a comprehensive learning and development package which includes technical development, mentoring, internal and external conferences, tech talks, and donut sessions. Whether you want to learn a new programming language, upskill your excel skills or read the latest articles on Microprocessor reporting we are with you to Spark the worlds potential.
We'll always encourage you to take plenty of annual leave, so you stay fresh and inspired. But you know what really does it? When we encourage you to take an extended, paid 4 weeks' sabbatical after 4 years of service.
You're a human being, not a resource. And so it's important to us that we're there for you at significant points in your life. That's why we offer flexible progressive leave. Whether you're having kids, acting as a primary care giver or have lost a loved one, you'll be able to put your family first without worrying about your career.
We create a safe space for you to look after your mental and physical health, with support ranging from medical insurance to the workplace mental health platform Unmind. Alongside a growing number of onsite gyms, yoga, cycling and running clubs. All of which comes with a flexible working policy to ensure you can live life and be your brilliant self.
With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative, and hardworking engineers. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their outstanding contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace. We are on a very exciting journey to sustain the growth of Arm's server and networking market. The Infrastructure Line of Business is looking for top talent to strengthen the team and make key contributions to accelerate the development of Arm-based solutions in this new market, and we are looking for a Server Performance Architect with expertise in software to join the team.
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'll be working on a variety of Cloud stacks and determining how to improve their performance on Arm architecture by Understanding real-world use-cases and building workloads to model them. In addition, you will be running experiments on real and simulated platforms to identify bottlenecks across software as well as the micro-architecture of the CPU.
Furthermore, you will utilize your expertise to provide mentorship for optimizing cloud software on Arm systems to our partners and play a key role chipping into future server designs. You will also play a meaningful role in developing and improving innovative tools for architectural exploration and performance analysis
What you’ll need to succeed
The successful Cloud Performance Engineer will have:
- MS/PhD in Computer Science and Engineering. 5+ years software development, performance analysis and diagnostics experience.
- Experience with at least one of the following cloud workloads, including distributed memory object cache, relational/nosql database, big data analytics framework, virtualization, machine learning
- frameworks, etc.
- Knowledge in CPU architecture, algorithms and software performance.
- Experience in workload setup, load distribution both scale-up and scale-out, performance data collection, cleansing and analytics.
- Shown understanding of the Linux kernel and KVM is a strong plus.
- Knowledge and experience of the performance analysis through PMUs.
- Some familiarity with cloud or ML applications such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, Nginx, MLPerf, Hibench, pytorch, tensorflow, video transcoding decoder, etc is strong bonus.
- Good communicator, personable and able to work and communicate at a detailed or high level.
- Experience and ability to work with multiple teams and customers.
- Knowledge of the Arm ISA is helpful but not required.
What you’ll get in return:
So…what’s in it for you? Well, you get the opportunity to work on for a globally recognized company who are passionate about investing in their employees. We have a strong track record of building up expertise in people, so this is a phenomenal opportunity to learn something new and exciting in a friendly and collaborative environment. Additionally, you will expand your network as this particular team works with various stakeholders within Arm and with other leading partners in the world of tech. Regarding benefits, here are a few you can expect:
- Annual Bonus Plan and cash awards
- 401(k), 100% matching on first 6% eligible earnings
- Medical, Dental & Vision, 100% coverage for employee only, shared cost for dependents
- Vacation, 20 days per year with option to buy 5 more.
- Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-years of service
- Volunteering, four hours per month (TeamARM)
What you need to do now:
If you feel this is something that you would be interested in, please apply and connect with a member of our Talent Acquisition Team.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Arm is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and colleagues. We are a diverse organization of dedicated and innovative individuals, and don’t discriminate on the basis of any characteristic.
Life at Arm
Life in the office doesn't get any better. Especially when those offices are as sleek as ours. And the people are as creative and intuitive. Combine that with our popular ‘we, not I' mindset and you enjoy the kind of teamwork and togetherness rarely found elsewhere. We share so much in common, not least the same passion for progress, but we also welcome each other's diversity. Because, ultimately, we love to inspire and be inspired every day.
Everything Made Possible
Just how far do the possibilities of Arm's tech stretch? AI, Machine Learning, IoT… billions of people use our technology every day, spanning countless nations, industries and applications. Most people run their lives on Arm technology. So, you see: you really do know us.