Senior Linux Software Engineer

BAE Systems is seeking a Linux software developer to develop, support, and test application software for a Government customer. The developer will be developing tools, applications, and daemons using a mix of languages including C and scripting languages (Python and/or Perl). The developer should be familiar with open source development, protocols, and database technologies, and have some familiarity with SQL databases. The developer must have good communications and team skills. Experience with operations and DevOps is a plus.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education Required Experience:

Must have nine (9) or more years of technical experience as a software developer or systems engineer. Must have experience developing systems using open source software and the Linux operating system. Requires competence in program development from inception to deployment to operational support. Requires competence in software development, using multiple programming languages, including a subset of C, C++, Java, Shell, Perl, Python, and PHP. Requires experience in telecommunications protocols, including ISDN, and network protocols, including TCP/IP and HTTP.

Excellent communications and team skills are required.

Required Skills:

C, Scripting, Linux, SQL experience

Preferred Skills and Education Preferred Skills:

Bash scripting, Perl, Python, experience with PostgreSQL and/or MySQL/MariaDB, Subversion/GIT.

Experience with networking and telecommunications protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP, SIP, and ISDN.

Development of web-based applications using PHP and Apache, and native graphical applications using QT and Python/GTK.

Linux certifications are a plus including RHCSA and RHCE.

Defining and documenting systems, data exchange formats, and software. Creating end-user documentation, manuals, technical documentation, and presentations.

Development and support of specialized test systems.

Support of operational systems. Experience with DevOps.

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