Linux OS Engineer – Linux Kernel / Embedded C / Python / Embedded

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Linux OS Engineer – Linux Kernel / Embedded C / Python / Embedded Systems 


We are recruiting for a Linux OS Engineer with extensive experience in Linux Kernel development, Embedded Systems, C programming and scripting experience in bash, Python or Lua to join my client in Lewes (around 20 minutes from Brighton)


My client is an Electronics Manufacturer working within the automotive space and is focused on designing and developing LED signs, GPS based announcement systems and advertising systems for use in public transport systems around the world.


As a Linux OS Engineer you will be mainly working within a small team developing new features for my clients products, as well as assisting in the maintenance and support of current software.

You are likely to be working on several projects at any one time, with lifetimes of a few days to a few months. You will be working on aspects of a project ranging from specifying requirements, through design and implementation, prior to independent testing and release.  

Essential Skills

·         Exposure to version control and other modern SW development practices: git, build servers, Continuous Integration, etc.

·         Interfacing to Linux Kernel for Embedded Systems

·         Experience of hardware abstraction layer development

·         Experience with debugging from the application level down to the hardware level

·         Modern C language skills appropriate to Kernel development

·         Experience in programming at least one scripting language: bash, Python, Lua

·         Excellent standards of verbal and written communication.


Desired Skills

·         Experience with ARM processors

·         Knowledge and use of serial communication standards and protocols

·         Interest in working with embedded electronics hardware

·         Application development under Linux

·         x86 processor experience

·         General Linux admin and network skills

·         Experience in working within an ISO9001 Quality system






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Categories: Automotive

  Salary: Negotiable

  Location: Lewes, UK

  Job type: Permanent, Full Time