Customer facing technical lead position, leading other technical resources on the account.

  • Design and implement kernel modules for Linux, running on ARM, Intel, MIPS & Power PC, in areas related to (but not limited to) process scheduling, interrupt processing, memory management, cache management packet scheduling.
  • Develop, integrate and test firmware, low level drivers and S/W interface on Linux embedded operating systems(or bare-metal runtime environments)
  • Contribute to performance and/or feature enhancements of existing software tools and packages on current as well as upcoming Montavista’s future projects.
  • Debug failures in internal and customers systems. This role will require closely working with other team members on customers issues.
  • Improve software robustness, performance, scalability and feature set.
  • Write and publish technical documentation, including specifications, theory of operations and test methodology.
  • Work on market and customer driven activities and assist in implementing efficient software on MIPS, PPS, ARM and X-86 HW architecture.
  • Provide technical direction, coaching, and mentoring to managers and employees on your team and others when necessary to achieve successful project outcomes
  • Work efficiently with fellow engineers in global worksites. Learn and contribute towards high-performance state-of-the-art Multicore software.


  • 10+years of development experience on Linux/BSD kernels with knowledge of OS process scheduling, interrupt processing, synchronization mechanisms, memory and cache management on Intel and Power PC processor architectures
  • 3+years of technical team lead experience.
  • Experience in design, development integration in the area of BIOS and Bootloaders.
  • Experience designing hardware abstraction APIs to abstract OS complexities from application developers
  • Direct experience with driver and application performance analysis and tuning resulting in significant performance improvements.
  • Scripting skills are required (C/C++ a plus.)
  • Understanding of board level design issues and debug required.
  • Experience using high speed lab equipment and the ability to debug complex systems required.


  • Experience in interfacing with architecture and Physical implementation teams is a plus.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as UNIX shell etc is desirable

Other Skills:

  • Effective interpersonal, teamwork, and communication skills.
  • Excellent communication skills to interface internally and externally with all levels of the organization and to participate in problem solving and quality improvement activities.
  • Good analysis and problem-solving skills.
  • Inherent sense of urgency and accountability.
  • Must demonstrate initiative and a bias for thoughtful action.
  • Grounded, detail-oriented, always backs up ideas with facts.
  • Ability to define problems, issues and opportunities, analyze data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions from various datasets.
  • Must have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.


  • BE +10 years of related experience or M.Tech+7 yrs experience of related experience; degree discipline to be in: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.