Job Opportunity


Position Title:
Linux Software Developer
ID:
10822
Location:
Tel-Aviv, Israel
Category:
Products - R&D

Responsibilities

Is Linux your passion?

Check Point’s Secure OS group is responsible for designing, developing, upgrading and maintaining GAiA OS, Check Point’s linux based OS.

In this position you will be responsible for maintaining and advancing our operating system, incorporating new and advance technologies to our system , and adding SW support for new HW and appliances, working closely

with different teams across the R&D organization .

We are looking for an experienced Linux software engineer, a skilled developer who can dig into the internals of Linux and adjust them to Check Point needs. An innovative, self-motivating, quick learning developer who can navigate in an unfamiliar code, analyze the behavior of complex environments and suggest bug fixes & Improvements.

If you have passion for Linux, HW, Networking and Security – we are looking for you!

 

Responsibilities

As a team member in the GAiA Low Level & Networking team, you will take part in all of the assignments which are commonly handled by the team, such as:

Add support for new hardware to GAiA OS

Add new features and functionalities to GAiA OS

Fix security vulnerabilities in OS

Routine upgrades and updates of Open Source software

Fix bugs found in OS related code

 

Desired Background

B.Sc in computer science from a leading university, or relevant experience

0-4 years of experience in programming in C in Linux

Passionate about low level development ,HW and OS programing .

Fast learner, autonomous work capabilities

Excellent design & development skills.

Flexibility, ability to work in a multi-tasked and dynamic environment.

Experience in any of the following fields is an advantage.

  • Knowledge of Linux Operating Systems concepts and internals 
  • Kernel developmenT
  • Experience with HW and Kernel/Drivers
  • TCP/IP networking
  •  Network Security