Sr. Linux Systems Engineer
[ Job Code: SMTS-OS]
Manipal Dot Net Pvt Ltd has an opening for a self-motivated, team-oriented, hard-working senior Linux systems engineer to work on various challenging projects.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Create Linux System images (ISO) from Linux distributions, customized for embedded system requirements.
  • Enhance the ISO as newer Linux releases become available.
  • Install necessary system packages and trim down the unnecessary packages, to build a custom image that fits into a smaller sized embedded system.
  • Regularly build Deb file packages for our custom application.
  • Develop and maintain scripts for automatic software updates.
  • Implement information security throughout the Linux infrastructure.
  • Take increasing levels of ownership of the code base, and provide guidance to junior team members over time.

Desirable Skill Set:
  • Over 2 years of familiarity with the Linux Operating System, including experience as a Systems Administrator.
  • Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux, shell programming, vi/Emacs.
  • Exposure to version control (SVN/CVS), Makefiles is an advantage.
  • Must be a quick learner, and hit the ground running.

Personal Skills:
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with multiple international cultures
  • Motivated by quality and excellence, and takes pride in the quality of work
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem Solving: Exemplary problem solving and decision-making skills are required. Ability to work with minimal direction.

  • MS/MSc/MTech/MCA with 2+ years of experience in the area of Software development. (BE/BTech in Computers/Software Engineering/Electronics with 3+ years of experience may also be considered).