Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Linux Kernel Engineer in Fort Collins, Colorado

Linux Kernel EngineerPrimary LocationFort Collins, Colorado, United States; Eagan, Minnesota, United States

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At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. What sets us apart? Our people and our relentless dedication to helping our customers make their mark on the world.

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What you need to know about the jobJob ID1021343Date posted3/21/2018Primary LocationFort Collins, Colorado, United States; Eagan, Minnesota, United StatesOther locationFt. Collins,Colorado,United States of AmericaJob CategoryEngineeringScheduleFull timeShiftNo shift premium (United States of America)


  • Work with the Linux community to get code patches accepted by the community. Work with Linux distros to get code patches accepted by the distros.

  • Work with hardware designers to understand and implement code changes needed to enable Linux on hew hardware platforms and be directly involved in new hardware bringup. Help troubleshoot problems to identify root causes and implement fixes.

  • Work with firmware teams to implement whole system solutions and troubleshoot problems.

  • Work with support and application groups to run reliably and efficiently on Linux platforms. Work on Linux performance and scaling issues.

  • Work with kernel engineers on development infrastructure to develop, test, and release good software.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Math.

  • Typically 2 or more years experience.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Linux internals, install and use Linux.

  • C programming language.

  • Operating systems internals.

  • Software design and development methodologies to write, test, debug, check in and release code changes.

  • Interact with other engineers in a cooperative environment.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is EEO F/M/Protected Veteran/ Individual with Disabilities. HPE will comply with all applicable laws related to the use of arrest and conviction records, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and similar laws and will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.