Linux Software and Hardware Expert- Remote

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Job Description

Are you looking for an interesting and challenging project to work as Remote/in Switzerland, Rotkreuz? Have you got experience as Developer for Linux Software and Hardware?

If yes, this might be the right opportunity for you!

One of our global clients based in Switzerland, Rotkreuz are looking for a Linux SW and HW Expert to work for a 6 months contract with a possibility of extension. Please find the job details below for your reference.

NextLink is looking for Linux SW and HW Expert for Remote contract 6 months (possible extension) for a multinational client.

NextLink Solution, a Swiss IT Consultancy Company that has been providing both IT services and IT staffing to major customers for the past 20 years, has an excellent opportunity that can take your career to the next level.

Deadline to submit CV: 14th October 2020

Scope of this project


We are a team of Linux SW and HW Experts looking for enforcement providing know-how and support to various internal software projects. If you are passionate about GNU/Linux and look for interesting technologies and exciting challenges, don't hesitate to apply.

General Information:

Start date: 02.11.2020

Latest start date: 16.11.2020

End date: 6 months contract

Rate: Negotiable

Workload: 80-100%

Work location: Rotkreuz, Erlen 2

Team: 4 members highly interacting and collaborating (Scrum/SAFe)

Remote/Home Office: Yes, load will be discussed in the 2nd round interview


English: Advanced - written and verbal

German: not necessarily, would be a plus point

Tasks & Responsibilities:

Assist Medical Instrument/Software Projects

Development of in-house tools (Python, C/C++, Web-Technologies)

Linux/Hardware troubleshooting, debugging and root-cause analysis

Assist in Feasibilities/Prototype development

Must Haves:

Proven experience with Linux based systems, GNU/Linux Enthusiast(*)

Development experience with Python, Javascript, C/C++ (ie QT), Shell Scripting(*)

Strong knowledge in Software building, testing, Debian packaging(*)

Experience in Virtualization/Container technologies, CI/CD(*)

Education: Bachelor in SW Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience (min. 3 years)(*)

Team player with a can do attitude, agile mindset, quick learner, enjoying problem solving, ability to work independently(*)

Experience in Embedded Software, Hardware Drivers, ARM Platform, hardware/software integration is a plus