Linux Software Development Engineer

AppGuard, LLC. - Chantilly, VA (30+ days ago)

Position Profile:

As a Linux Software Development Engineer at AppGuard LLC, you will architect and build the core technology which powers AppGuard security products. Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and maintain Linux services, packages and libraries.
  • Develop interfaces with kernel modules, inter-process communication, multithreaded software and synchronization.
  • Work collaboratively with Linux kernel mode developers.
  • If necessary, maintain kernel modules.
  • Create and manage DPKG/RPM packages for the YUM/APT-GET install.

Required Qualifications:

  • Deep knowledge and experience in designing and implementing Linux services and GUI.
  • Experience in deployment and administration of Linux distributions.
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.
  • 5+ years of experience developing system software in C and C++.
  • 2+ years of GUI development experience (Java, JavaScript etc.).
  • Proficiency in scripting languages (Bash and Python).
  • Familiarity with Linux security best practices (knowledge of STIG preferred).

Note: All offers of employment and contract positions at AppGuard LLC are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check.

Job Type: Full-time


  • C++: 5 years (Required)
  • C: 5 years (Required)
  • GUI development: 2 years (Required)


  • Master's (Required)


  • Chantilly, VA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)