Linux Systems Programmer and Tester Internship

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World Link Communications
1101 worcester rd
Framingham, MA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Full-time, Paid

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World-Link Communications established in 1989, is an award winning provider of Mobile Satellite Services specializing in the maritime sector. Our customers are ship owners in the USA, Russia, Cyprus, Greece, Middle East and South America. Visit us on the web at: – We are a service company and strive to deliver to our customers the most 'personal' service experience that we can.
For our team in Framingham, MA we are looking for a Linux Systems Programmer and Tester to take ownership of their development projects and deliver working solutions. In addition to programing, we need someone with the skills to test all aspects of both their projects and other developer’s projects before deploying into a production environment. Depending on staffing, there may be a need to occasionally work on supporting our clients and backing up our call center. This position is open for the Spring Semester and ideally throughout the summer. Upon successful completion consideration will be taken for a full-time position. This is a paid internship opportunity.


The following job responsibilities are examples of daily activities:
*Develop, design, and test software for current and future applications and services.
*Maintain and document code using source control system
*Maintain, Optimize, and Support implemented software
*Test and certify software/code/hardware before deploying into production environments
*Prepare various pieces of equipment to be shipped out
*Interface with captains and other key people to coordinate/organize different projects
*Document a wide assortment of information as needed onto the internal WIKI
*Organize Mass Deployment of code onto a large number of ships


Technical Qualifications:
*Shell Scripting / Languages – Bash Shell, Perl , PHP
*Technologies/Services – SMTP, IMAP/POP3, DNS, TCP/IP, DHCP, FTP, RSYNC, SSH/SCP, SMB
*Security – NMAP, IPTables, Wireshark/Tcpdump
*Experience with embedded systems a plus

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