[Jobposts] AMCC S/W Eng-Device Drivers/Linux Kernel Op

Deborah Lee dlee at amcc.com
Thu May 11 09:16:11 EST 2006

Software Engineer - Device Drivers/Linux Kernel

Location:  Sunnyvale, CA USA
Telecommuting:  Not available
Relocation:  Not preferred

AMCC provides the essential building blocks for the processing, moving
and storing of information worldwide. AMCC is a global leader in network
and embedded PowerPC processing, optical transport and storage
solutions. Our products enable the development of converged IP-based
networks offering high-speed secure data, high-definition video and
high-quality voice for carrier, metropolitan, access and enterprise
applications. AMCC provides networking equipment vendors with
industry-leading network and communications processing, Ethernet, SONET
and switch fabric solutions. AMCC is also the leading vendor of
high-port count SATA RAID controllers enabling low-cost,
high-performance, high-capacity storage. AMCC's corporate headquarters
are located in Sunnyvale, California. Sales and engineering offices are
located throughout the world. 
We are currently looking for an experienced software engineer to
develop, enhance and support Linux kernel modules, command/utilities,
and development kits for the PowerPC family of processors (BSP's).  This
is the ideal opportunity for someone interested in kernel development at
the SoC (system-on-chip) level.  

The duties of the position include development and support of kernel
services, peripheral drivers (Ethernet, USB, PCI, etc.), and development
kits (compilers, linkers, etc.)  This position will allow the
development of relationships with the Linux kernel community as well as
interaction with software and hardware partners.

Education Requirement or Equivalent:
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Equivalent

Experience Requirement:
4-8 years of experience in embedded programming

Special Skills or Knowledge Required:
*Kernel programming is required, preferably with Linux.
*Background in peripheral device driver development in Linux or Unix.
*Experience with PowerPC architecture is desirable.
*Excellent debugging, analysis and code development skill.

Please send your resume to the attention of Debbie Lee at:  dlee at amcc
dot com

To learn more about AMCC please visit our website at www.amcc.com.

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