Kernel System Developer

Engineering - India Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 11675

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Required Skill Set:

  1. Excellent design and coding skills in any one of C/C++, Python
  2. Complete ownership for Linux kernel running in a VM
    1. Experience in interacting with Linux community (CentOS).
    2. Ability to debug kernel issues and identify upstream fixes
    3. Ability to adopt networking and storage driver into Linux kernel
    4. Packaging and preparing Gold Image for deployment
  3. Good understanding of SSD/NVMe drives. Understanding of Linux devices, mount points.
  4. Very strong analytical and problem solving skills
  5. Can-do attitude while solving difficult problems spanning across multiple teams
  6. Comfortable working in a fast-moving agile environment

Qualification and Experience:

  1. Bachelor’s and Master’s (Preferred) in Computer Science
  2. 7+ years of industry experience or equivalent research experience

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