Rift.io is a stealth mode start up company located in Burlington MA. We have funding from top tier VC's and have an experienced leadership team with a successful track record. We are in the Cloud Computing / Mobile Technology space. We build software that enables others to develop and deploy network functions in the cloud.
We are looking to hire a Senior SW Engineer - Open Stack
This individual is responsible for developing Linux-based software packaging and distribution solutions that run across various cloud platforms.
· Proficient with one or more major Linux distributions (preferably Fedora/RedHat or Ubuntu)
· Experience with Linux packaging tools for software distribution
· Working experience with cloud platforms: AWS, OpenStack, VMware, etc.
· 3-5 years of Python experience
· 3-5 years C/C++ experience
· 3-5 years Linux/BSD/Unix development experience, particularly non-GUI userspace “system” and network programming
• Recent key role in deploying Linux based software (including the OS)
• Experience with RPM packaging
• Experience with build systems such as CMAKE
• Experience deploying applications on AWS, Google App Engine, etc.
• Experience with deploying OpenStack or a similar cloud platform
• Experience contributing to open source projects
• Kernel code exposure
MS or BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent work experience