Sample Linux Kernel Developer Resume

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Ruby Brown
1451 Berry Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
(111) 889-9767
Email : [email]

Career Goal
To be a part of your esteemed organization as a Linux Kernel Developer and aid in organizational growth owing to my skills in Linux, C, HTTP, SMTP, RPC, DHCP and JTAG.
Technical Skills
Sound technical knowledge of programming languages:
  • C, C++
  • Java
  • Python

Immense potential to utilize software tools:

  • Visual Studio
  • Eclipse
  • Protel, Proteus

Solid understanding of networking protocols:


Familiarity with tools and technologies:

  • V4L, X11
  • Alsa
  • OpenGL

Proficient in Linux management:

  • Kernel API
  • Device drivers
  • Programming interface

Thorough with various Linux distributions like:

  • Red Hat
  • CentOS
  • Ubuntu

Adept in developing Linux:

  • Modules
  • Drivers
  • Patches

Vast abilities to:

  • Evaluate, describe and rectify errors in complicated software and hardware environment
  • Interpret information security practices
Relevant Experience
Linux Kernel Developer
Bloomberg L.P.
January 2012 – Present
Colorado Springs, CO
  • Worked on Xen and QEMU and evaluated gaps in Linux Kernel and other drivers.
  • Created and maintained documents for further QA and other functional needs.
  • Designed, developed and integrated various WLAN products and releases.
  • Enhanced and optimized performance on Linux Kernel Driver, Dongle firmware and OneDriver architecture.
  • Participated in software enhancements, meetings and other processes.
  • Documented entire software development cycle for further reference.
  • Rectified coding and performance gaps in drivers on various platforms.
  • Improvisedperformance and procedures on functional documentation.
Linux Kernel Developer
Sasken Communication Technologies
November 2010 – January 2012
Santa Clara, CA
  • Networkedwith software engineers and managers on Caviumproducts.
  • Developed new software based on Cavium hardware and software tools.
  • Designed, supported and maintained existing tools and developed RFCs.
  • Derived path and helped in navigation of current applications to OCTEON.
  • Developed and innovated new IPC mechanisms such as kernel x userspace.
  • Installed and debugged all Power Management mechanisms.
  • Supported and optimized protocol stacks and other related platforms.
  • Created, retained and ran legacy related applications processes and programs.
Educational Background
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
Tarleton State University
August 2006 – May 2010
Stephenville, TX
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