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Senior Systems Linux Engineer

The PC Video Interface division within Synaptics designs ASICs and SW to address video docking stations, protocol converters and many other products. Learn more on the dedicated product page. Synaptics supply all the major brands in the PC market, including Dell, Lenovo, HP and more with Synaptics innovative solutions.

We have a great opportunity for a Senior Systems Linux Engineer who may have come from the IT Systems, IC development or from a Software Engineering support roles. The candidate would love designing creating and supporting the infrastructure that supplies our IC and Software engineers their build systemssimulatorsdata centers, and version control – this is the environment to that enables our teams to work at their full capacity with a reliable and secure development environment

Synaptics forged the human interface revolution and are pioneering the relationship between people and intelligent devices. Our products are built on the company’s coordinated research and development, extensive intellectual property and global partnerships. With solutions designed to optimize the user experience across broad markets, Synaptics combines ease of use, functionality and aesthetics to enable products for people, to make their  digital lives more productive, secure and enjoyable.

The PC Video Interface division within Synaptics designs ASICs and SW to address video docking stations, protocol converters and many other products. Learn more on the dedicated product page. Synaptics supply all the major brands in the PC market, including Dell, Lenovo, HP and more with Synaptics innovative solutions.

Responsibilities

We have a great opportunity for a Senior Systems Linux Engineer who may have come from the IT Systems, IC development or from a Software Engineering support roles. The candidate would love designing creating and supporting the infrastructure that supplies our IC and Software engineers their build systemssimulatorsdata centers, and version control – this is the environment to that enables our teams to work at their full capacity with a reliable and secure development environment. You will be managing the engineering hub servers which include working with LSFRTM, and Grid serversCentos and Red Hat Variants applying your systems level expertise up through the application stack. You will be the primary point of contact for all Linux IT issues at the Cambridge and Katowice site and be supported by your team who are located at our other global engineering sites (US and ASIA).

Qualifications

You would enjoy debugging problems in our engineering systems (Application, OS, Storage) and look to evolve the engineering services platform to more modern operations techniques and this is your chance to contribute this evolution and make a real difference. The terms “Infrastructure as Code”, “Configuration as Code” and “deployment pipelines” will be familiar to you. Application awareness of DockerIBM LSF (HPC platform), Terraform, Jenkins and Ansible would be beneficial.