Distribution Engineer – Python Specialist

Website IESF Group

Our client is a well-established international group with great products.
The company specializes in open-source software and provides Linux and Cloud infrastructure solutions for enterprises.

To enhance the successful team, we are looking for a Distribution Engineer – Python Specialist.
Working fully remote or office-based in one of the company’s locations across EMEA.
We are looking for a software engineer with a good understanding of Linux distributions and Python. The ideal candidate has already gained some experience in developing software for a Linux distribution and understands the complex mechanic of package dependencies and the structure of a Linux system. The ideal candidate has actively developed software for Linux projects and has integrated these for use on Linux distributions.

The Role:

In your role as Linux Distribution Engineer – Python Specialist you will:
• Interface with Project Managers, Product Managers, and Quality Assurance and with technology architects and experts.
• Provide the Python scripting language together with a set of plugins in order to deliver an enterprise-ready Python installation line of products.
• Act on errors showing up in our staging area to identify problems and fix these
• Work interactively with the upstream community to enhance, extend and improve the use of Python.

Your Profile:

Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience
Expected skills:
• at least 2 years of experience in software development
• good general understanding of a Linux Operating System
• proficiency in Python and Python as a scripting language
• very good system debugging skills
• experience with building software packages for Linux systems
• solid command of English to communicate successfully in a professional environment
Desired skills:
• experience with building a Linux distribution
• familiarity with the RPM package format
• broader hands-on experience in packaging software for Linux systems
• very good understanding of Python as a scripting language and programming environment
What’s in?
• Great salary package – base and 10-20% performance bonus (depending on experience)
• Life and Disability Insurance
• Gold Plan Private Medical Insurance – covered 100% for outpatient treatment (including medications and vaccinations, inpatient and day-case treatments, maternity, and childbirth benefits.
• The working hours are as flexible as possible
• Endless opportunities to learn
• Creative and productive work environment
• Career opportunities and freedom to express your opinion

To apply for this job email your details to a.aleksandrova@iesfgroup.com