[Jobposts] Embedded Sr. Linux Application Developer for High Profile Consumer Startup, Mtn. View, CA

André Perman andre at kbretz.com
Wed May 31 10:17:04 EST 2006

Sr. Embedded Linux Applications Developer for a very exciting company.



Company Summary:


The hiring company is integrating accurate, personalized roadway traffic
information with a low-cost navigation solution to inform drivers of the
quickest route and estimated time of arrival, whether on their way to a
client meeting, for metropolitan-wide fleet management, or for a daily
commute. The services leverage an inexpensive in-vehicle device with GPS to
self-generate optimized roadway traffic data from users as "floating car"
probes, and patent-pending wireless networking capabilities to minimize
wireless communication costs. Company has Tier 1 funding from Silicon
Valley’s largest VCs: Kleiner/Perkins and Sequoia.






*          Develop production level code for a high volume consumer


*          Design and implement a framework to test and improve software
functional behavior


*          Create utilities that assist contract manufacturing, device
diagnostics, software installation and configuration


*          Review and optimize current implementation



Key Requirements



*          Proficient with C, GCC, GDB, Linux, shell scripting


*          Expert knowledge of embedded tools, cross-compilation,


*          Professional experience with embedded firmware, kernel and file
system tradeoffs and design choices


*          Advanced degree in CS or CE




Experience, Technical Knowledge and Skills: 


*          6+ years developing application software for embedded devices


*          Excellent written and verbal communication skills


*          Self-motivated, detail oriented and self-directed


*          Team player






André Perman

Staffing Partner

Kbretz&Associates LLC

Office 650-213-8318

Email: andre at kbretz.com



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