[TriLUG] [Have A Job(s)]: Two Full Time Linux Engineer positions in RTP area

Brian McCullough bdmc at buadh-brath.com
Mon Jun 17 12:40:23 EDT 2013

Posting for a friend.  I will pass along any inquiries.

*Position 1:*
Location: Raleigh, NC

Salary Range : $75 to $85K and may go to $90K for a rock star

6 years experience with UNIX (FreeBSD) and perl and shell scripting / automation skills are a MUST.
We are planning to move to Ubuntu Linux BUT any UNIX or Linux experience is favorable as the skills are transferrable i.e., UNIX (FreeBSD) is Ideal BUT we do not want to loose out good Unix and Linux candidates just because they do not have UNIX (FreeBSD) experience.

This role is for some one who loves to solve problems that come up on a daily basis in Production systems.

Systems Engineer 2

A Systems Engineer is responsible for engineering, building, troubleshooting, and maintaining internal and production systems. Systems Engineers maintain all hardware, operating systems, network equipment, and other IT assets.

Role and Responsibilities

   - Manages existing hardware and software configurations, including participating in 24x7 on-call rotation
   - Documents solutions, including planning, build, and maintenance plans
   - Installs new software releases and system upgrades; evaluates and installs patches and resolves software-related problems
   - Maintains data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity
   - Proactively manages and supports all software environments, such as development, test, training, and production instances for size, performance, patch versions, etc.
   - Provide technical support required to maintain configuration control files
   - Identify and resolve errors or problems with existing programs


   - 2+ years of experience in the field or in a related area or 6 years of hands-on experience
   - 3+ years of engineering application implementation, administration, and support experience
   - Familiarity and experience with Linux, Unix, and/or FreeBSD
   - Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
   - Solid Linux administration skills on any distribution
   - Knowledge of centralized authentication, management, and monitoring systems


Bachelor's degree in a related area



*Position 2*


*Sr Software Engineer II - Real Time Embedded Linux *

Location: Morrisville, NC

Salary Range: $100 - $125K

*Ideally looking for candidates who have protocol development experience If they do not have that experience atleast who is passionate and energetic about learning protocol software development*


-   Design, Develop and Test real-time time Linux-based software in the domain of wireless LTE 4G mobile technology

-   Create innovative product features and capabilities on a multi-core, multi-processor system

-   Analyze existing subsystems, propose new SW architectures and refactor software for increased performance and scalability

-   Champion new ideas and participate in best-in-class development methodologies including Agile, test driven software development

-   Develop software in Linux kernel and user space for both existing and new hardware

-   Work to integrate the best of class ideas from local product team leads as well as world-wide team leads

-   Work with customers on existing product operation to both aid their success and to help spawn new innovative product ideas

Key Knowledge:





                Embedded system

Wireless protocols:

LTE / LTE-A -- possibly 3G (UMTS/CDMA)

3GPP TS 36






-   BS Computer Science or equivalent

-   2+ years Real-time embedded software development experience in Linux

-   Demonstrated proficiency in C and C++, scripting languages and general software development tool chains

-   Knowledge and experience with wireless 3GPP technologies, especially LTE preferred

-   Possesses a tremendous passion for innovation and high-energy product development

-   Self-starter with excellent attention to detail and a passion for quality


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