Linux Engineer - Cyber Security

14 Apr 2018
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Role: Linux Engineer - Cyber Security

Location: Gloucestershire

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: £42,000 - £53,000

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: SC Clearance or Willing to Undergo

Linux Engineer - Cyber Security - Permanent - Gloucestershire - £42,000 - £53,000

As part of the Cyber Security team our client requires a Linux Engineer to bring an expertise to the team and lead on the design and development of secure embedded Linux systems, including driver development and initial board bring up for a new range of innovative Cyber Security products. This will build on the client's existing portfolio of award winning products associated with network security, global secure network communications, and critical national infrastructure security.

Essential Skills:

  • Embedded C / C++ Code Development
  • Object Oriented Design
  • Embedded Linux Code Development
  • Kernel space
  • Application (user) space
  • Device drivers
  • File system construction
  • Linux Board Bring-up (e.g. Uboot)

Desired Skills:

  • Linux Build Systems (e.g. Yocto/Buildroot)
  • Open Source Distribution / Package knowledge. License awareness
  • Boot Loaders
  • Interrupt Handling / Drivers
  • Working within Constraints (e.g. space, performance)
  • Interfacing with other technologies (e.g. FPGAs)
  • ARM processors/assembly
  • Software Development Lifecycle
  • Waterfall/Agile Development Methodologies
  • UML modelling
  • Design Patterns
  • STL
  • RTOSs
  • Communications Protocols
  • Team Collaboration (i.e Version Control (e.g. Git) / Code Reviewing / Coding Standards)
  • Code Testing Strategies / Continuous Integration
  • Scripting (e.g. Bash, Python)
  • Requirements Analysis/Traceability
  • Technical documentation generation

Personal Attributes:

  • You should aspire to be innovative and results and delivery oriented
  • Taking accountability and ownership over processes, project and ideas is key
  • Communicate effectively and work collaboratively to get the best from people
  • Our client is a customer led organisation whether that be internal or external customers and so strive to deliver excellence in all they do

Company Benefits:

  • Annual bonus plan
  • Up to 30 days holiday
  • Competitive pension plan
  • Flexible working hours, with a 12pm finish on Fridays
  • Free car parking
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Childcare scheme
  • Access to a Financial Advisor and Occupational Health Service

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You will be required to hold a minimum of SC Clearance. If you do not hold an active SC Clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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