Cloud Containers Software Developer

Engineering Kanata, Canada


Description

Position at Wind River

Wind River believes that some things are so important they simply cannot fail. That is why we exist. Wind River software has been running the computing systems of the most important critical infrastructure that demand the highest standards for safety, security, performance, and reliability. Found in more than 2 billion devices, Wind River is pioneering edge compute technologies to accelerate the evolution from automated devices to autonomous systems and we have a spot for you! 

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

Within the Wind River Cloud team, we have the opportunity to work with large-scale projects like Kubernetes, Docker, OpenStack and fast-paced Open Source technologies that are in high demand from our customers.  Wind River Cloud has adopted these technologies into the core of our product, which is driving us to find experienced and high-performing individuals that can learn and contribute to these container and virtualization solutions.  In addition, Wind River Cloud is a leading contributor to the Open Source StarlingX project, to manage and maintain the critical infrastructure for highly distributed Edge solutions, including 5G, Autonomous Vehicles, Industrial Automation and Augmented Reality.  Wind River contributes and builds upon the work within StarlingX to ensure it meets the demands of these critical applications.

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, docker, Helm, Openstack, Ansible, Ceph, etc.
  • Work as part of a team focused on containerization, virtualization, networking, security 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/).
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development process using agile development.

ABOUT YOU

Core Competencies, Demonstrated Success & Qualifications

  • BSc / MSc degree (Computer Science, Computer/Systems Engineering, or equivalent technical degree).
  • Excellent programming skills using Python, Go and C/C++.
  • Experience with Linux software development.
  • Experience with git or other source control systems.
  • Experience with containers and/or cloud based technologies, including docker, k8s and Openstack, would be an asset.
  • Experience with cloud networking and security would be an asset.
  • Familiarity with iterative and agile/scrum software development processes.
  • Exposure to other languages (Ansible, Puppet, SQL, Shell Scripting) would be an asset.
  • Contributions to the open source community would be an asset.
  • 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.

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.