Sre specialized in hpc/ai - h/f


Powered by talented and passionate people working hard on democratizing the cloud, Scaleway, the 2nd leading European infrastructure cloud provider, is a multicultural company, rapidly growing into a global brand. We are present in 160 countries, with more than 300 employees of 18 nationalities.

We are a cloud computing pioneer delivering the innovative capabilities of modern multi cloud, covering a full spectrum of services for professionals: public cloud services with Scaleway Elements, private infrastructures and colocation with Scaleway Datacenter and bare Metal infrastructures with Scaleway Dedibox.

We place people at the heart of our purpose as an enabler of the internet. Our organization encourages responsibility, autonomy, commitment and thought leadership from our collaborators. Our premises are open spaces, conducive to exchange and interaction between individuals.

We believe it is our responsibility to be a positive force in society and to collectively design new systems for a better future. We want to increase access to the digital and technology industry. As our business scales, the customers we serve are increasingly diverse and global. Giving them an unbeatable experience is central to our business strategy. To better understand our customers and partners, we need a workforce that’s as diverse as they are.
Our Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) strategy is a strategic asset for nurturing our future business growth, highly visible to our customers and partners. Scaleway has committed to take a proactive approach to develop the rich skills and competencies of all our workforce and to open up professional opportunities in creative and flexible ways, so that we can truly enjoy the rewards of working in a highly diverse, inclusive and global team, no matter the gender, religious beliefs or ethnicity.

Join a community of more than 300 passionate people and become part of a growing company rooted in the world of tomorrow.

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Our mission

Founded in 1999, Scaleway, the cloud of choice, helps developers and businesses to build, deploy and scale applications to any infrastructure. Located in Paris, Amsterdam and Warsaw, Scaleway’s complete cloud ecosystem is used by 25,000+ businesses, including European startups, who choose Scaleway for its multi-AZ redundancy, smooth developer experience, carbon-neutral data centers and native tools for managing multi-cloud architectures. With fully managed offerings for bare metal, containerization and serverless architectures, Scaleway brings choice to the world of cloud computing, offering customers the ability to choose where their customer’s data resides, to choose what architecture works best for their business, and to choose a more responsible way to scale.

Our journey

We want all our actions and decisions to bring us closer to achieving our vision: building and scaling technologies that make sense to us, to our customers and their end users. Scaleway is the challenger nobody’s expecting.As our business scales, the customers and developers we serve are increasingly diverse and global. Giving them an unbeatable experience is central to our business strategy and value proposition. To better understand them, we've discovered that the best way to deliver the highest value and performance is by incorporating a well-rounded team that leverages diverse perspectives,  knowledge, skills, and cross-cultural understanding. 

Our values

Singularity: We do it our own way. 
Community: One company, one culture
Adventure: Level up if you dare, never stop innovating. 
Leadership: Be the leader you want to follow.
Excellence: We want to be customers' first choice as a cloud provider.
Rock Solid: You can always count on us! 

About the job
With teraflops of computing power available for Scaleway customers, we are looking for a SRE to join our new team specialized in HPC (High Performance Computing). 
We are deploying several clusters, one single cluster can be part of the top 15 of HPC listed in the Top500 (
Reporting to our Engineering Manager Emerick Mounoury, you will be responsible to ensure the deployment and the health of the components of our multiple HPC clusters composed of Nvidia hardware.

We expect you to have a strong background in HPC environment and system administration, along with some DevOps experience and SRE best practices.

Our systems evolve constantly and the tools we use to monitor and ensure their resilience need to evolve accordingly.

Profil recherché

  • Experience in system programming using at least one of these languages:Python, Bash, Go, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot production system failures
  • A positive mindset and desire to work with a team
  • Passion for automation and incremental improvements on tooling, 
  • Experience with Linux systems: based on Debian and Centos derivatives
  • Experience with batch job schedulers like Slurm, OAR, SGE
  • Good understanding of computer networks: TCP/IP, DNS, load balancing, IPv6, firewall, network, Infiniband, vlan/partition, …
  • Storage knowledge: large pools, NAS, S3, ..
  • Experience with Nvidia, Cuda, MPI
  • Good command of English

  • Ability to meticulously identify and solve any kind of bug in any codebase.
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code and continuous deployment
  • Experience dealing with physical hardware automation
  • Experience monitoring & logging systems
  • Experience handling account management (LDAP)
  • Knowledge of at least one cloud platform and related use-cases
  • Experience as an OSS contributor and/or maintainer
  • Knowledge in AI / LLM / ML / neuronal networks

  • Create or optimize existing tools & documentation that will help identify, diagnose, and solve production incidents, automating as much as possible
  • Troubleshoot high-impact issues by working with multiple Engineering teams (Storage, Network, Hardware)
  • Take on-call responsibilities, mitigate issues encountered in production and answer our customers in real time
  • Ensure a high quality of service for our customers by leveraging observability and monitoring technologies
  • Manage the life cycle of HPC clusters in production and take part to the escalation of the hardware and software issues to our suppliers
  • Empower your teammates to swiftly integrate and deploy software components across our systems
  • Help implementing best stability, resiliency, scalability, security, and performance practices across our systems

  • Python/Bash
  • MySQL
  • S3 API, Lustre, NAS
  • Sentry, Prometheus, Grafana, ElasticSearch, Fluentd, Kibana
  • Ansible, Salt
  • GitLab, Nexus
  • Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS
  • Nvidia hardware and software
  • MPI, Module, AI software
  • Slurm
  • K8s
  • Jira, Confluence, Slack, GSuite

  • Location
    Based in our offices in Paris or Lille (France), partial remote is possible.

    Recruitment Process  
    Screening call - 30 mins with the recruiter 
    Manager Interview - 45 mins
    Technical Interviews 1h 30 mins
    HR Interview - 45 mins
    Offer sent - 48 hours

    On average our process lasts 2-3 weeks and offers usually follow within 48 hours

    Important note: if you don't see yourself ticking all the boxes don't hesitate to apply anyway. Don't limit yourself to a job description, you never know! 

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    Document(s) :

    • Curriculum Vitæ