[vox-jobs] Sr. Linux Engineer - Symbol Technologies

Edward Elliott vox-jobs@lists.lugod.org
Mon, 15 Dec 2003 15:44:29 -0800


Happened to see this on the Symbol Technologies site

Ed Elliott

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Sr. Linux Engineer 

Tracking Code  40947  

Job Description 
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. 

Required Skills 

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 
Linux perspective. 
∑ 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 
processors 
∑ 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. 

Professional 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. 

Position Type 
Full-Time/Regular