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Vontier Senior Embedded Linux Engineer in Auckland, New Zealand

As a key member of our global R&D team, you will be based in Rosedale, Auckland and be instrumental in the success of our new project. You will work with the wider Hardware Engineering team and focus on the design and development of a reliable and robust embedded Linux platform for Teletrac Navman.


When you work with us, you'll have the opportunity to make a real impact on our customers’ everyday lives, driving their businesses forward with certainty. At Teletrac Navman we uncover hidden opportunities and our connected fleet solutions make our customers, their customers, and communities better, safer, and more efficient. Here, you'll use your ability to its full potential to make a difference. You will surround yourself with an extraordinary team who will challenge you to ask questions, see more and be more. You will be successful and move forward with us because we believe in you and will provide you with opportunities to be great. We offer competitive pay and benefits, but more importantly, we offer an open and down-to-earth culture where you can be yourself. Together we're always on the move.


You will assume technical responsibility for the development of an embedded Linux platform and application code, from design to delivery. You will also support the Director of Hardware Engineering in driving product innovation.

To break it down, you will:

  • Provide Linux architectural leadership.

  • Build Linux root file systems, distributions and releases.

  • Maintain existing products, including bug fixes and feature enhancements.

  • Produce high quality technical designs and specifications.

  • Design and implement embedded Linux drivers, taking into account performance and power management requirements.

  • Promote and drive a passionate customer-focused culture by ensuring a strong focus on delivery, execution and the customer.


At Teletrac Navman, we believe in your potential to make an impact. And we believe in giving you the opportunity, accountability and visibility to do just that.

So if YOU are an Embedded Linux Engineer with 7+ years of experience in application development, including POSIX IPC, and seeking the next step in your career, we want to hear from you!

The technical skills we see as critical to succeed in this position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field.

  • Experience in C, Python and bash.

  • Experience with SoC embedded Linux BSP, device drivers (I2C, SPI etc.) and Linux networking (UDP, TCP, HTTP, OpenSSL).

The soft skills that will help you:

  • Solid attention to detail and the ability to solve complex problems.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate creative solutions.

  • Effective team player with the ability to work with a diverse array of people.

  • Able to adapt and thrive in an environment where change is a constant.

  • Passion for technology and learning to keep abreast with the latest tech trends.


You will enjoy:

  • 12 weeks of paid parental leave for the primary carer and 4 weeks for the secondary carer.

  • Development opportunities with 1:1 mentoring, online courses, product training, Lunch ‘n’ learn, and so much more.

  • Flexible start and finish times and work from home options.

  • Community impact. Volunteering and fundraising activities.

  • Networking opportunities. Inclusion & Diversity Employee Group and dynamic social communities.

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP), health insurance and other wellness initiatives.

If you like to have flexibility to bring ideas and test new tools, join our culture of continuous improvement, and help our customers keep the world moving.

All applicants for this position must be authorized to work full time in New Zealand.

Future cities are smarter cities, and they need infrastructure and tools for advanced mobility, reliability, safety, efficiency, and quality of life. Vontier is ready to build that future.

We are a global industrial technology company focused on smarter transportation and mobility. Our portfolio is built on market-leading expertise in mobility technologies, retail and commercial fueling, fleet management, telematics, vehicle diagnostics and repair, and smart cities. United by a vibrant, inclusive culture and our proven business system, our 8,000+ team members are mobilizing the future to create a better world.

Ready to advance pioneering solutions for intelligent diagnostics, electric vehicles, and smart cities? Move your career forward at Vontier.


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