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Senior Software Developer - Linux Storage / Drivers (24088)

North Cambridge
£60k+ (DoE) + top benefits

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Linux kernel, C / Linux, TCP/IP

With continued growth, this internationally recognised company offer a range of superb career development opportunities for very bright Software Developers. It is great opportunity to work in a relaxed, but professional and supportive team based environment, on leading-edge networking applications. It’s an innovative, successful and fast-growing company offering a fun place to work within a real "techie" environment, as part of a very motivated team of engineers.

The role calls for engineers with a very strong academic background in a numerical subject (e.g. maths, physics, computer science) or of similar calibre. Very bright graduates or recent PhDs with relevant hands-on C / C++ / Networking / Windows or Linux kernel skills will also be considered. The main focus of this role is to develop tools and host code for NVM Express (NVMe) or Non-Volatile Memory Host Controller Interface Specification (NVMHCIS) and storage stack code and drivers for the Linux OS.

Ideally, your skills will include many of the following:

  • Knowledge of embedded systems ideally with extensive exposure to system software and device drivers
  • Knowledge of networking (Ethernet & TCP/IP)
  • 3Proven commercial experience developing in C / C++ (use of Linux OS development tool chains and editors)
  • Experience in application and library code development for and using Linux OS
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux OS and Linux OS programming (user mode)
  • Experience with user mode debugging using debug tools on Linux OS (e.g. GDB)
  • Experience of In-Circuit Emulator (ICE) debugging
  • In depth knowledge of modern storage technologies and associated network interconnect technologies including NVMe / NVMeoF / iSCSI / RDMA / ROCE
  • In depth knowledge of filesystem technology e.g. NTFS, NFS, ZFS, EXT2/EXT3 etc.
  • Knowledge of distributed filesystems a significant plus.

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.

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