VxWorks Kernel Intern

Computers/Software Alameda, CA


Wind River has a great opportunity available for a Summer Intern (approximately May – September) to join the Core OS development team of Wind River's flagship VxWorks Operating System. This candidate will focus on defect evaluation, small feature development, and/or test development on kernel related features.  This is a 40- hour per week paid internship.  Qualified candidates must be an enrolled student or recent college graduate looking to gain work experience. 


What you will have an opportunity to work on:  

The main responsibilities of this position will be to contribute to the development, maintenance, enhancement of features and tests related to the kernel technologies. The position will work with a variety of target platforms (PowerPC, Intel, ARM) and working closely with a talented group of OS, kernel and architecture experts.


Qualifications / Skills:  
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems or taken courses in Operating Systems
  • Practical experience with at least the C language
  • Good debugging and problem solving skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Assembly language is a plus
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, shell scripts etc. is also a plus

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