Sr. Linux Software Engineer/DevOps/Release Management – GIT – Scripting - Cambridge, MA Area - $$ Open

Position Title – WRTPBSSLSE062017

Sr. Linux Software Engineer/DevOps/Release Management – GIT – Scripting - Cambridge, MA Area - $$ Open

Base + Generous Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits

Relocation possible for exceptional candidates – No candidates outside of the US please.

Will consider sponsorship for the right candidate – Requires very strong communication skills


A highly successful, large, & growing Medical Device/Medical Solutions Firm – Join a small, highly talented, team oriented, & passionate entrepreneurial group focused on delivering innovative products – Culture is dedicated to the firm & their patients – One of empowerment and accountability, one which is challenging, dynamic, collaborative, fun and exciting.

Position Summary:

My client is developing a leading edge Rhythmia Mapping system that creates high-resolution 3D models of the human heart, used by physicians to treat cardiac arrhythmia.

My client is looking for a Sr. Linux Engineer / DevOps person with a strong Information Technology background to join their exciting and fast-paced development team. Their tool set includes Linux (RedHat/Fedora/CentOS), RPM, GIT, CMake, C++, OpenGL, GLSL, OpenCL, and Qt.


• Release engineering in GIT version control system (rebasing, merging C++ code base)

• Developing scripts in Python or Perl and some experience with C++

• Installation of Redhat/CentOS Linux operating system on modern laptop used by software engineering team

• Troubleshooting/fixing problems with device drivers and providing updates to laptop

• Rebuilding RPM’s and/or kernel modules

• Providing guidance and technical assistance as needed

• Developing and maintaining installation/upgrades and configuration procedures

• Assisting team with various IT projects

Required Skills and Competencies:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science along with 2 - 4 Years of related experience. MS Preferred

• In depth knowledge with Linux (RedHat/Fedora/CentOS) operating system and the Linux Kernel

• Ability to install Linux Redhat/CentOS on off the shelf hardware (Laptops)

• Experience with solving Linux hardware/software integration problems

• Experience with writing/updating shell scripts

• Experience with building applications using make and troubleshooting problems

• Passion for solving hardware/software OS issues

• Experience with Virtualization – A plus

• Experience with Trusted Platform Module Encryption – A plus

Contact Information

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates

Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - - WEB Site –

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