CTG LINUX Programmer in Austin, Texas

Title: LINUX Programmer

Location: US-TX-Austin

Job Number: 17203645

CTG is in immediate need of a LINUX Systems Engineer for a contract position with our Fortune 100 customer in northwest Austin. This is to work with optimizing the LINUX Operating Systems with an Open Power platform to meet a GA deadline.

Must be able to go into the OS source code in a LINUX Library and debug it, edit the code/reprogram the code, to improve systems performance after reviewing the systems performance test results, to improve performance issues.

  • Job Location: Austin, TX (The Domain area)

  • Job Duration: End of 2017 with possibility for extension

  • Job Responsibilities: This position is to work with a team of performance analysts who do measurements, analysis, and optimization of network I/O for LINUX Power Systems Servers. Job responsibilities will include looking at the systems performance results and then make changes and modifications within the Open Source Libraries optimizing mathematical computations in the Open Source Code. The work will involve working within the LINUX OS source code. The goal is to improve performance for the power series processor and how it’s integrating with the LINUX OS.

  • This position is a contract position and is only available on a W-2 basis; no 1099 or corp to corp.

Experience in the following areas is required:

  • Linux operating system development skills; the ability to write modifications to LINUX OS Libraries

  • Mathematics background or the ability to understand the benchmarking results and work to optimize performance

  • Power Architecture knowledge

  • Microprocessor knowledge

If interested, please apply using the link provided or immediately send your resume (MS Word) to Gina at Gina.Lyles@ctg.com or call directly for more information at 254-547-4817. All Candidates will be asked to interview in person in Austin, TX. Please immediately apply to this requisition using the link provided or go to www.ctg.com/content/careers and search on CTG Careers for job number 17203645. Thank You for your interest!!


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