Linux Engineering Intern

Computers/Software Alameda, CA


Wind River has an internship opportunity for an Engineering student.  As a member of the Linux team, the chosen candidate will join a team of dynamic, dedicated and highly experienced OS engineers responsible for the constant evolution of the Linux Platform product of Wind River. The chosen candidate will participate in the development of Wind River Linux and will need to demonstrate superior attention to detail as well as a relentless concern for implementing robust, high performance and quality software. 

Candidates must have a strong desire to learn an existing software system (Linux) and possess good analytical skills in order to assess the suitability of multiple solutions to a single problem. The Core Linux team based in Alameda, CA is responsible for development and maintenance of the world-leading embedded Linux solution, Wind River Linux.

What you will have an opportunity to work on:  

The Intern will be responsible for developing, testing, debugging, and maintaining embedded Linux software. Work tasks span from user-space modules to kernel drivers to productivity tools and test automation.

Qualifications / Skills:  

You will need:

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher majoring in EECS
  • Junior or Senior status by
  • Coursework which includes Operating Systems and Systems Programming (CS162)
  • C programming skills
  • Linux distribution knowledge
  • Must possess good written and verbal skills in the English language
  • Availability minimum of twelve weeks

It would be great if you also have:

  • Experience with open source projects
  • Knowledge of developing in embedded systems
  • Python, bash, or shell programming

Education Requirements

Must be working to obtain a B.S. or M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)

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.