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Jobs in the Xen Community

Job postings can be published on this page in order to make them public to members of the Xen community. Jobs listed on this page are required to have a relationship to the Xen open source community, but can include the development or use of proprietary system as long as they are related to Xen. However we will put jobs related to open source Xen in a prominent position on this page. The page will be reviewed once a month, and old postings will be moved into the Older Listings section, and removed after two months. If you want to propose a job, please send an e-mail with all the details to your community manager. If after a month, the vacancy is still there, it is your responsibility to remind the community manager to keep the job on the list.

Open Source Listings

(Updated Jan 16th 2012, three jobs were filled in the last month)

Software Developer, Linux kernel and Xen virtualization upstream @ Oracle

Brief Description

Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

Detailed Description

As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures. You will be responsible for defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.

Job Requirements

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.

Additional Details

Develop new features in the Linux kernel and in the Xen hypervisor in the virtualization space. Also provide these features to our internal customers - Oracle Virtualization Server/Manager (OVS, OVM) and Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK). Work closely with the Linux kernel community (LKML) and xen-devel communities to upstream these features, so prior OSS experience and comfort with such mailing list is a must.

For more info and to apply: Go to Oracle Recruitment and search for one of the following

  • IRC1942174 for US/International positions

Commercial Listings