C++ Linux software engineer

Location: Crawley, West Sussex Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Technology Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Aubrey Knight

C++/ Bash/ Linux Developer/ Boost/ STL/ RS232/ RS485/ Apache/ SSL/ Video Configuration

My client are looking for a C++ Linux software engineer to take forward their real-time tracking platform that is installed on vehicles and on street in multiple countries.

You have extensive experience of developing C++ applications within a Linux environment. You can build Linux from scratch on a variety of platforms and chipsets and are happy working with new hardware platforms, installing device drivers and building automation systems. You can optimize a distribution and monitor its performance. They are extending their system in ways that make full use of the capabilities mobile Linux platforms creating opportunities for interesting challenges in the public transport space. My client are a very open company where your experience and ideas can significantly influence their product.

You will be self-reliant and creative. An interest in or experience with transport and tracking projects would be advantageous.

Essential skills:-

  • C++ and STL or Boost
  • Linux environment (preferably Debian)
  • Linux Scripting Bash or Python
  • Linux package management, networking, services (e.g. systemd)
  • GIT

Desirable but not essential:-

  • Linux Video Configuration/X Windows
  • Interfaces such as CAN bus, accelerometer, RS232/RS485,
  • ssh and ssl,
  • Apache Web Server or similar

For more information, please apply!

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