Linux is at the center of several Hitachi Energy products. Grid Automation BU is looking for a Linux expert to strengthen the Common Linux product team. This team centralizes Linux knowledge, coordinates Linux distributions efforts, and supports product teams for Linux-related topics. 

  • Develop and maintain multiple branches of Linux distributions;
  • Merge versions, apply patch management processes;
  • Automate configuration management;
  • Take responsibility for the processes about Linux in general;
  • Actively contribute to the integration of Linux into Hitachi Energy products;
  • Actively maintain Hitachi Energy Linux solutions and tools.

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

  • Good understanding of Linux architecture and an interest for Open Source Software. Existing contributions to Open Source Software development are a strong plus;
  • Knowledge of the Yocto project, previous experience shipping projects with it;
  • Good knowledge of Bash scripts, Python, and C/C++;
  • Software engineering know-how;
  • Very good in English, both spoken and written.

Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy


The global technology and market leader in power grids is committed to advancing a sustainable energy future for all

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry, and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible, and secure whilst balancing social, environmental, and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries.