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Senior Yocto Linux Build Engineer

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We are the movers of the world and the makers of the future. We get up every day, roll up our sleeves and build a better world — together. At Ford, we’re all a part of something bigger than ourselves. Are you ready to change the way the world moves?

Ford’s Model E team is charged with delivering the company’s vision of a fully electric transportation future. Model e is customer-obsessed, entrepreneurial, and data-driven and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading customer experience for electric vehicle buyers and owners. You’ll join an agile team of doers pioneering our EV future by working collaboratively, staying focused on only what matters, and delivering excellence day in and day out. Join us to make positive change by helping build a better world where every person is free to move and pursue their dreams.

In this position…

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Yocto Linux Build Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in embedded Linux development and expertise in using the Yocto Project to build custom Linux distributions for embedded systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES
What you’ll do…

Design, implement, and maintain Yocto-based build systems for embedded Linux projects
Customize and optimize Linux distributions using Yocto tools and recipes
Collaborate with software developers, hardware engineers, and QA teams to ensure successful integration of software components
Troubleshoot build issues and provide timely resolution
Stay current with industry trends and advancements in Yocto Project and embedded Linux development
QUALIFICATIONS
You’ll have…

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
5 years’ experience working with the Yocto Project to build embedded Linux systems, demonstrating a deep understanding of system configuration, package management, and image generation.
3 years of hands-on experience in designing, implementing, and optimizing CI/CD pipelines for software development projects.
3 years’ experience in scripting languages such as Bash and Python
Even better, you may have…

Knowledge of Linux kernel, device drivers, and bootloader configuration
Experience with GitHub Actions
Experience in the Automotive domain.
Experience working on the Automotive Grade Linux.
Experience with Jfrog, Artifactory, Jenkins.
Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and build automation tools
Excellent problem-solving and communication skills

If you are passionate about embedded Linux development and have a solid understanding of the Yocto Project, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team and contribute to cutting-edge projects in the field of embedded systems.

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We specialize in Embedded Linux and Yocto, offering BSP, device drivers, OTA updates, secure boot, and middleware configuration services

The PSCG

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The PSCG is a premium consulting company, assisting well established companies, as well as early stage startups in the process of building Hardware, Firmware and Software. It is consisted of the best experts of anything from board design, manufacturing process, verification, through reverse engineering, POC writing and through building the most robust and complex Embedded Linux, Android, or Hard Real Time systems based on anything from esoteric libraries on even more esoteric architecture sets, to VxWorks and Integrity. Our raison d’être: – If it’s complex – we do it simple, fast, and robust. – If it can’t be done – “Challenge Accepted”. – If it’s “simple” – consider it done in a combination of unprecedented speed and quality. We also offer premium training on most of those disciplines, with very strong focus on Android Internals, Linux Internals, and Linux and Android system and application programming.