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Location: Milan  
Job ID: 54640 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.



Join us as a

Senior Linux Engineer (m/f/d)


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities


This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, collaborative and innovative team. In your role you have ownership for the following subjects:


  • Build and maintain of custom Linux distributions (Yocto)
  • Design and implement security features, e.g. secure boot
  • Maintain Linux kernel to ensure driver and application support
  • Maintain, extend and re-engineer existing distributions
  • Investigate defects reported by testing and perform rapid problem solving
  • Collaborate with team colleagues locally and remotely, e.g. design new functions and perform code reviews
  • Ensure quality of implemented functionality by collaborating with the team and product owner

We Elevate... Your Best Self


Further qualifications may include:


  • Degree in computer science and/or software development
  • Deep knowledge of Linux and sound experience in developing and maintaining custom Linux distributions.
  • Understanding of secure boot and ability to implement the chain of trust trough boot flow.
  • Used to collaborate in an international, distributed environment with changing priorities preferrably experienced PREEMPT_RT and Over-the-air updates
  • Proficient in Linux architecture and design, Programming in C++, C, unit testing and bash scripting.
  • Used to work with software development tools such as Git and JIRA, preferrably with experience in design and analysis of real-time systems and embedded Linux.
  • Self-directed and self-organized, highly responsible and reliable team player, good analytic skills and open minded for new technologies, Agile development using Scrum/Kanban, open source contributions
  • Fluent English

We Elevate... You


Benefit from our services as a multi-award-winning TOP employer:


  • Working environment: We offer a position in a future-oriented industry with a diverse product range as well as attractive and performance-related remuneration
  • Development opportunities: You start with a position-specific familiarization and are supported by us through professional and personal training measures
  • Family friendliness: We enable you to conciliate your professional and private life through flexible working hours
  • Corporate benefits: Benefit from our various employee discounts
  • Diversity: We promote a culture of diversity
  • The position is located in Milan city



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