Brussels / 1 & 2 February 2020


Shahzeb Siddiqui

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Shahzeb Siddiqui is a High Performance Computing (HPC) Engineer and creator of open-source project buildtest. His primary duties include: installing scientific software, cluster administration (configuration management and cluster manager tools), user support tickets, and scheduler configuration. Shahzeb is an experienced Developer, Dev-Ops, System Administrator and often involved in open-source projects.

Shahzeb Siddiqui started out his career in High Performance Computing (HPC) in 2012 at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) while pursuing his Masters in Computer Science. His focus in HPC includes Parallel Programming, Performance Tuning, Containers (Singularity, Docker), Linux system administration, Scientific Software Installation and testing, Scheduler Optimization and Job Analytics. Shahzeb has held multiple roles in his HPC career in the following companies: Dassault-Systemes, Pfizer, Penn State, and IBM. Prior to 2012, he was a software engineer holding multiple roles at Global Science & Technology (GST), Northrop Grumman, and Penn State - Applied Research Laboratory (ARL).

He holds a M.S in Computer Science from KAUST and B.S in Computer Engineer from Penn State University.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Buildtest: HPC Software Stack Testing Framework Sunday UB5.132 HPC, Big Data, and Data Science 12:45 12:55