Senior / Staff Technical Developer

15+ years experience  •  Software

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/20/17
15+ years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/20/17

Job Duties:

A Senior / Staff Technical Developer with extensive experience in embedded runtime environments. The position involves determining embedded software strategies along with the development and implementation of a wide range of software. The ideal candidate should have recent hands-on development expertise with the major aspects of embedded Linux, Real-Time Operating Systems, and/or Hypervisors (embedded HW architectures, the kernel, build environments, etc.). The position involves a significant level of autonomy in which a self-motivated applicant will work independently to develop solutions.  The candidate must also be comfortable working in a team environment and working directly with partners and customers.  On occasion, travel may be required to meet with community organizations, partners, and customers.


Job Duties

• Design and implementation of the Customer specific software stacks (SMP/AMP)

• Lead and own architectural issues and initiatives.  Come up with architectures, design documents, and other collateral needed to position solutions in the market.

• Lead technical teams to implement architectural visions.

• Work cross functionality across multiple groups, geographies and time zones.

• Work with customers directly to get issues localized and resolved

• Design and implement services built upon Mentor Graphics software products, open source components, and/or custom platforms

• Analyze project requirements, communicate with customers at the early engagement stage to fill in sales with a proper technical background as well as to provide necessary consulting

• Help project managers, lead project planning and tracking, requirements analysis, task analysis, work breakdown, and schedule estimation

• Create functional design specifications and other project documentation. Review internal and external product documentation and provide appropriate input to other parties involved in various projects


Job Qualifications:
Applicant should possess at least a BE/B-Tech in ECE/EEC. Applicant must have at least 15years of combined ANSI C and assembly programming experience developing software for Linux, Real-Time Operating Systems and/or Hypervisors. Applicant must have significant experience in several of the following:



• Kernel and kernel module development

• Driver development (e.g. usb, block, character, wireless, network stack)

• Kernel debugging skills (e.g. kgdb, lttng, systemtap, jtag, etc.)

• Embedded/custom distribution development/management

• Cross-compiling & porting (e.g. make, autoconf)

• Fluent in at least one scriptinglanguage (Python, Perl, Bash)

• Experience in version control tools like GIT, CVS, Subversion

• Experience in build systems: Openembedded, Yocto (Poky), LinuxBuilder, RTOS build environments

• Knowledge of Linux userspace and/or RTOS processes

• Deep understanding of computer architecture – memory management, interrupt management, etc.

• General understanding of embedded hardware design and debugging

• Assembly and C programming

• Strong English written and verbal communication (both technical and non-technical)

• Ability to work effectively within a fast-paced multi-national engineering environment

• Balance working independently and coordinating with a distributed team in separate locations


• ARM and x86architecture knowledge

• Application development with standard frameworks (e.g. Gstreamer, VoIP, streaming H.264, Qt, cmake)

• Distributed systems and network protocoldevelopment

• Experience with boot-time optimization

• Experience in usage of debugging targets JTAG, DSTREAM

• Strong securityexperience and knowledge of securitymarket trends

• Strong IoT experience and knowledge of IoT market

• Customer facing experience

• Familiarity with open source community interaction practices

Req ID 5850

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