Ambitious C / Linux Software Engineers - new projects - next generation networking

Neg £60k + excellent package
23 Nov 2012
21 Dec 2012
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time

Ambitious C / Linux Software Engineers
new projects - next generation networking, C / Linux / drivers / kernel

These are superb career development opportunities for top-calibre C / Linux Software Engineers to join a leading-edge electronics / software company and to contribute to their continued success and innovation. 

With continued growth, they seek talented Software Engineers to work on the design, development and implementation of new software for next generation network controllers - developing new products for new markets.

To be successful you will have the ability to quickly understand a complex hardware and software architecture. You will have worked extensively at the hardware / software interface involving networking in some capacity, programming in C on Linux (ideally including kernel components) and occasionally assembler for small embedded environments.

You will become a valued part of an innovative and successful company - working alongside very bright and motivated design / development engineers within a real "techie" environment. You will gain experience across all aspects of the software development lifecycle in a core software development role.

You must of course have an outstanding academic record (top level qualifications from a leading University) and a real interest in pushing the boundaries of network technology.

Ideal experience / skills include:

•           PhD, first class or 2:1 from well ranked university.

•           Linux kernel and device drivers

•           Hardware/software codesign

•           Server system architecture understanding

•           Ethernet & TCP/IP

•           Embedded systems

•           PCI-Express, server virtualization (Xen/Vmware/KVM)

•           Experience of digital design (EDA tools, Verilog, VHDL) an advantage

In addition to a very competitive salary, depending on experience, the excellent benefits package includes share options, private health / dentistry, critical illness cover and employer contribution to pension.

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.