Senior C makefile Build Engineer

Luxoft Poland
Online interview
B2B Employment contract
Remote possible

Project description

You will be part of a multi-national team of 50+ young passionate developers and testers responsible for the development of the next generation SDN (Software-Defined Networking) solution for Data Center networking.

The solution targets Data Centers of large organizations, including private/hybrid/public cloud environments.

It is addressing the needs of users requiring an easier option than switch-by-switch, CLI-based approaches for equipment management and can automate time-consuming tasks such as the configuration of L2-L3 network devices.

We are looking for a Software Developer / Build Engineer with strong experience in C/C++ and Makefiles to join our team.

One of the projects currently ongoing is merging the codebases used by 2 different lines of products (L2-L3 devices).

As part of the team, this engineer will be responsible for implementing a fully automated build process.

Your tasks

  • Re-architecture the Makefile infrastructure of 2 lines of products that share the same source code in order to implement a single automated build process
  • Restructure the Makefile infrastructure to support a larger code base and cross-compilation
  • Implement a highly readable/highly parallel build system to get faster turn around time for builds
  • Reduce the complexity of existing Makefile infrastructure
  • Work with engineers to be able to understand the implication of changes to existing Makefile infrastructure and roll out in a safe manner

Who we're looking for?


Technical skills required:

  • Experience in C/C++
  • Strong experience in C/C++ build tools & complex architectures - specifically systems based on Makefiles
  • Good experience using cross compilers

Soft skills required:

  • Very good written and spoken English
  • Work effectively in a distributed team
  • Problem-solving attitude, ability to analyze business requirements and propose fixes
  • Willing to learn and deliver using a wide range of technologies
  • Good communication skills and team player
  • Experience working on Makefile infrastructure for large C/C++ projects (over 5mil lines of code)
  • Experience working with non-recursive Make systems
  • Experience in using object cache methods, ccache
  • Networking
Work environment

Our company

Luxoft Poland

Krakow, Wrocław, Warsaw, Gdańsk 1500
Tech skills
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • C++
  • C#
  • Python
  • Scala
  • Android
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Go

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