[Jobposts] Software Engineer, Linux Kernel Bug Management Job Posting

Long Phung lphung at google.com
Wed May 23 21:17:21 UTC 2007

*Software Engineer, Linux Kernel Bug Management*

Google is growing! We need world-class software engineers to help us develop
one of the world's largest and most impressive Linux cluster deployments.
You will have a chance to work on the unique challenges involved in building
the system infrastructure that powers our Web search engine, as well as our
many other services.

This position calls for an engineer to work with Google and Linux Kernel

engineers to track and manage defects in the public Linux kernel. The applicant

will need some familiarity with the Linux kernel and its development culture and

processes.  The work will involve a large amount of email interaction with

end-users, testers and kernel developers.


   - Tracking all open bugzilla reports
   - Ensuring that all bugzilla reports are made known to the appropriate
   - Generating periodic reports for the various Linux kernel subsystem
   - Generating overall bug report statistics for the Linux kernel team
   - Generating reports of serious regressions so as to guide Linus
   - Tracking emailed bug reports from testers, ensuring that they are
   - Working with end-users and testers on initial bug triaging.
   - Working with the Red Hat and Suse bug tracking systems (and their
   - The applicant will also be called upon to perform engineering work
   on Google\\\'s internal products.


   - BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent (Ph.D. a plus)
   - Software development experience
   - Knowledge of Unix/Linux kernel programming
   - Experience programming in C
   - Experience programming in Python and/or C++ a plus
   - Knowledge of disk storage subsystems and device drivers

* *

Location: Mountain View, CA.

*Must be willing to relocate.

For consideration please contact: Long Phung

Email: lphung(AT)google.com
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