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Linux & Node.js Systems Engineer

Powerley Royal Oak ,MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Powerley is seeking a Senior-level engineer to lead the effort of configuring, customizing, building, managing, securing and optimizing our new Linux distribution that will serve as the foundation of our next-generation IoT and Smart Energy gateway. Your responsibilities will include tailoring the kernel and U-Boot from upstream sources to meet our product’s requirements. You will also be taking the lead on defining, implementing and documenting both the broad and fine-grained security policies and mechanisms required to meet our security-related objectives for the device. Additionally, the role will require you to set up automated builds and testing procedures for system images in various configurations and be the source of wisdom for system administration activities. As a team member you will work closely with world-class designers, software engineers, firmware engineers and data scientists to create a rock-solid platform that will potentially reach into millions of homes across the globe. As Powerley is a smaller and more nimble company you will be working at a highly iterative pace so excellent communication skills are a must. Bring all your creativity, enthusiasm and problem solving skills too, they will not be underutilized.

Requirements

• Demonstrable experience using Node.js
• Demonstrable experience with modifying, customizing and testing the Linux kernel
• Experience writing Linux kernel modules
• Advanced understanding of U-boot and the ability to customize it
• Deep knowledge of and experience in Linux system administration
• Ability to create custom device tree configurations
• Appropriate proficiency in C/C++
• Understanding of security-related technologies and encryption algorithms such as TLS and RSA
• Experience creating custom root file systems and complete system images
• Ability to create and manage Debian/RPM packages and repositories
• Appropriate experience and skill with using Git

Even Better
• Open source contributions to the Linux kernel or modules
• Knowledge of home automation technologies and protocols such as: ZigBee / Z-Wave / Thread / HomeKit
• Experience with formal embedded system development or hardware development
• Exposure to hardware prototyping systems such as Arduino or mBed
• Experience working on a product team
• Experience with OAuth, LDAP, and other authentication technologies/strategies
• Excellent communication (oral/written) and organizational skills, especially in regards to code analysis.

Company Description
We have created a connection to the home that nobody else has. Powerley provides a real-time window into energy usage – for your home and for every connected appliance and device within it. By developing a constant connection with your energy, we have created an entirely new connected home experience.

You don’t need ten different apps for every connected bulb, switch, appliance and camera in your home. You only need one - the one that allows you to manage your energy and your home. Via Powerley, all your smart devices work harmoniously together to deliver a personalized experience that is enriched with true energy insight.

Bridging the smart home to the smart grid is no small feat. Our solution was built hand-in-hand with energy utilities, the industry that powers our daily lives – stretching from energy plants to the light bulbs in your home. Through the utilities, your home is already connected. Powerley just adds the extra ingredients to make it intelligent.

Together, Powerley and energy utilities are blazing a new trail to a smarter home. More than a product, Powerley is a partner. We’re driving new levels of energy efficiency and customer engagement while building new utility business models. Move faster with a turnkey utility-tested platform, and move smarter with data and insights that strengthen your business and your customer relationships.

Powerley

Why Work Here?

Every home needs energy. Every smart home needs energy management. Powerley is fusing home energy management with home automation.

We have created a connection to the home that nobody else has. Powerley provides a real-time window into energy usage – for your home and for every connected appliance and device within it. By developing a constant connection with your energy, we have created an entirely new connected home experience. You don’t need ten different apps for every connected bulb, switch, appliance and camera in your home. You only need one - the one that allows you to manage your energy and your home. Via Powerley, all your smart devices work harmoniously together to deliver a personalized experience that is enriched with true energy insight. Bridging the smart home to the smart grid is no small feat. Our solution was built hand-in-hand with energy utilities, the industry that powers our daily lives – stretching from energy plants to the light bulbs in your home. Through the utilities, your home is already connected. Powerley just adds the extra ingredients to make it intelligent. Together, Powerley and energy utilities are blazing a new trail to a smarter home. More than a product, Powerley is a partner. We’re driving new levels of energy efficiency and customer engagement while building new utility business models. Move faster with a turnkey utility-tested platform, and move smarter with data and insights that strengthen your business and your customer relationships.

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Royal Oak, MI
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