[vox-jobs] Sr. Linux Engineer - Symbol Technologies
Mon, 15 Dec 2003 15:44:29 -0800
Happened to see this on the Symbol Technologies site
Sr. Linux Engineer
Tracking Code 40947
Symbol Technologies, Inc., a pioneer and world leader in mission critical
mobile applications and infrastructure technologies is looking for an
experienced Senior Linux Engineer with specific expertise and interest in
developing world class enterprise mobility services products. The position
will be responsible for packaging and integrating various software
components to create and deliver stable Linux based software platform.
Work with all the development teams to create early versions of the
selected software to be deployed at customerís sites. Develop production
procedures to install and deploy the build from an image.
We are looking for a Sr. level engineer with the following skills:
∑ Direct experience designing, installing and programming Linux on x86
hardware in both clustered and non-clustered environments.
∑ Production level experience managing UNIX kernel configurations and
builds for at least 3 years.
∑ Strong working knowledge of network and system administration from
∑ Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose problems with Linux servers accurately
∑ 2+ years experience in Solaris or Linux with a strong background in shell
scripting, perl or Tcl ∑ Strong low-level Linux kernel debug skills on x86
∑ Experience with FreeBSD a plus
∑ Excellent hands-on knowledge with Java, J2EE, make, ANT, script tools and XML
∑ 5+ years cross platform experience with Solaris, NT, Windows 2000 and Linux
∑ Knowledge of J2EE Application Servers, Apache and other open source
frameworks is a plus
∑ BSCS or equivalent professional experience
∑ Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
∑ Excellent analytic, problem solving, organizational and communication skills.
∑ A sharp intellect, analyzing complex information and making sound recommendations
∑ Commitment to accuracy and quality while meeting goals and deadlines
∑ Ability to meet aggressive deadlines and juggle multiple priorities
∑ Demonstrates persistence, overcomes obstacles and strives to improve
skills and achieve goals
∑ Must posses the ability to work with little supervision in a fast-paced
environment, as well as handle many different projects and activities at once
∑ Willingness to learn new technologies and expand into additional company
roles when needed
∑ Articulate ideas clearly and concisely ∑ Strong organizational and
self-management skills, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills.
Job Location San Jose, CA, US.