Senior Yocto Linux Build Engineer

Ford Motor Company
April 08, 2024
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Job Description

We are the movers of the world and the makers of the future. We get up every day, roll up our sleeves and build a better world -- together. At Ford, we're all a part of something bigger than ourselves. Are you ready to change the way the world moves?

Ford's Model E team is charged with delivering the company's vision of a fully electric transportation future. Model e is customer-obsessed, entrepreneurial, and data-driven and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading customer experience for electric vehicle buyers and owners. You'll join an agile team of doers pioneering our EV future by working collaboratively, staying focused on only what matters, and delivering excellence day in and day out. Join us to make positive change by helping build a better world where every person is free to move and pursue their dreams.

In this position

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Yocto Linux Build Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in embedded Linux development and expertise in using the Yocto Project to build custom Linux distributions for embedded systems.


What you'll do

  • Design, implement, and maintain Yocto-based build systems for embedded Linux projects
  • Customize and optimize Linux distributions using Yocto tools and recipes
  • Collaborate with software developers, hardware engineers, and QA teams to ensure successful integration of software components
  • Troubleshoot build issues and provide timely resolution
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in Yocto Project and embedded Linux development
  • Qualifications

    You'll have

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 5 years' experience working with the Yocto Project to build embedded Linux systems, demonstrating a deep understanding of system configuration, package management, and image generation.
  • 3 years of hands-on experience in designing, implementing, and optimizing CI/CD pipelines for software development projects.
  • 3 years' experience in scripting languages such as Bash and Python
  • Even better, you may have

  • Knowledge of Linux kernel, device drivers, and bootloader configuration
  • Experience with GitHub Actions
  • Experience in the Automotive domain.
  • Experience working on the Automotive Grade Linux.
  • Experience with Jfrog, Artifactory, Jenkins.
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and build automation tools
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • If you are passionate about embedded Linux development and have a solid understanding of the Yocto Project, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team and contribute to cutting-edge projects in the field of embedded systems.

    You may not check every box, or your experience may look a little different from what we've outlined, but if you think you can bring value to Ford Motor Company, we encourage you to apply!

    As an established global company, we offer the benefit of choice. You can choose what your Ford future will look like: will your story span the globe, or keep you close to home? Will your career be a deep dive into what you love, or a series of new teams and new skills? Will you be a leader, a changemaker, a technical expert, a culture builderor all of the above? No matter what you choose, we offer a work life that works for you, including:• Immediate medical, dental, and prescription drug coverage• Flexible family care, parental leave, new parent ramp-up programs, subsidized back-up child care and more• Vehicle discount program for employees and family members, and management leases• Tuition assistance• Established and active employee resource groups• Paid time off for individual and team community service• A generous schedule of paid holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Year's Day• Paid time off and the option to purchase additional vacation time.

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    Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

    Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status. In the United States, if you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability, please call 1-888-336-0660.


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    Ford Motor Company operates in the Automotive industry. The company is located in Dearborn, MI and Palo Alto, CA. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903. It has 175633 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Health insurance and Life insurance. To see all 166 open jobs at Ford Motor Company, click here.

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