Job Title: Principal Software Engineer - Linux Internals
Date Posted: 07-01-2008
Job Location: Massachusetts-Boston North
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Bachelors Degree
Work Experience: 2+ to 5 Years
Job Shift: First Shift
Yearly Salary:DOE (Depend on Experience)
Company Name: Avid Technologies
Contact Information: Avid Technologies   Avid Technologies (
Job Description:
Job Description:
About Us
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Position Summary: 
Looking for Software Engineer with C/C++ and shell development experience on embedded Linux
operating system (preferably v2.6 kernel). The ideal candidate should have solid experience in
Linux internals such as file systems, device drivers and networking interfaces. Thorough
understanding of Linux utilities such as system logging, network services and run time options
is also a must. A strong knowledge of kernel configuration and build, packaging, install and
initial system bring up including boot loading is preferred.

Required Skills: The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum levels of
knowledge, skill and/or ability necessary.

Required Skills: 
* MSEE/CS with 3 years experience BSEE/CS or equivalent and 5+ yrs. software engineering and
development experience on a Linux platform. 
* Fluency in C and C++ with strong problem-solving and communication skills required, with
ability to work harmoniously in a dynamic group.
* Must be able to complete tasks with minimal supervision and have strong organizational
skills and the ability to learn quickly.

Important Note
Avid requests that you apply for this position through the web site. This ensures efficient
processing of your application. Submitting a resume by email, mail, fax or through the apply
button on a resume web site will cause relevant information to be missed.

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