Cloud Platform Software Engineer

Engineering Seattle, Washington Alameda, California Huntsville, Alabama United States


Description

Position at Wind River

Wind River

In a world increasingly driven by software innovation, Wind River is pioneering the technologies to accelerate the digital transformation of our customers with a new generation of Mission Critical AI Systems in an AI-first world with the most exacting standards for safety, security, performance, and reliability. Success will be determined by our ability to innovate with velocity and sell at the solutions level.

Wind River’s impact spans critical infrastructure domains such as telecommunications, including 5G; industrial (automation, sustainable energy, robotics, mining), connected healthcare and medical devices, automotive (connected and self-driving vehicles), and aerospace & defense. We were recognized by VDC Research in July 2020 as #1 in Edge Compute OS Platforms, overtaking Microsoft as the overall commercial leader. Wind River regularly wins industry recognitions for excellence in IoT security, cloud and edge computing, as well as 8 consecutive years as a “Top Work Place”. If you’re passionate about amplifying your impact on the world, in a caring, respectful culture with a growth mindset, come join us and help lead the way into the future of the intelligent edge! 

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

Wind River Systems is seeking an experienced high-performing software engineer for a position developing a cloud-based platform for our Cloud Platform solution. The successful candidate will join a highly skilled development team delivering the world’s first telecom grade cloud platform, pioneering many new industry leading capabilities.  Our Cloud Platform technology is currently deployed with major service providers globally and is undergoing expansion to provide a cloud native platform for containerized applications in addition to supporting virtual machines and bare metal nodes.

Responsibilities

  • Develop leading edge, high performance cloud and container technologies for the Edge.
  • Work with the most dynamic and exciting open source software projects today – Kubernetes (K8s), Docker, Helm, Openstack, Ansible, Ceph, etc.
  • Work as part of a team focused on containerization, virtualization, VM management and fault tolerant/carrier grade development.
  • Contribute actively to StarlingX, an open source project under the OpenStack Foundation - a fully featured cloud for the distributed edge (https://www.starlingx.io/).
  • Contribute to a highly available, carrier grade platform which will be the platform of choice for 5G vendors.
  • Develop and deliver high quality designs and code.
  • Develop automated tests, enabling faster design and test cycles.
  • Investigate and resolve issues reported during product verification and customer integration.
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development process using agile development.

ABOUT YOU

Core Competencies & Demonstrated Success

  • Experience with Linux software development
  • Excellent programming skills using Python and C/C++
  • Strong analytical and debugging skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional team player who works well in collaborative environments.
  • Self-managed, fast learner with the desire and ability to master new technologies.
  • Familiarity with iterative and agile/scrum software development processes. Development experience with containers and/or cloud based technologies including OpenStack would be an asset
  • Exposure to other languages (SQL, XML, Go, scripting) would be an asset.
  • Contribution to the open source community would be an asset

Qualifications

  • BSc / MSc degree (Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or equivalent technical degree)
  • 5+ years of relevant technical experience in software development

Wind River is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

 

Wind River is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.