[SVLUG-Jobs] Software Support Engineer at PRN

Herlein Greg greg_herlein at prn.com
Fri Jul 28 12:08:24 PDT 2006

Premier Retail Networks is the leading provider of digital video into
retail stores across the country.  We are seeking a Support Software
Engineer as part of our In-Store Systems Engineering Team.  

This position requires a range of skills that cross the traditional
boundaries of software development, system engineering and network
administration.  Typical responsibilities include:

*	Scripting support in perl and bash for both Linux and Cygwin
*	Advanced configuration and tuning of configuring Windows and
Linux servers
*	Network support, including switches, wiring, VLANs, DNS and DHCP
*	Network troubleshooting, including use of network sniffers and
test environments
*	Preparation and application of disk images 
*	Performance test preparation and execution, especially for
network and disk systems
*	Multimedia system evaluation, including video capture and
*	Build and release support, including creation of makefiles
*	Writing installers - usually using InstallShield
*	Writing software utilities and tools to support the team efforts

This position is in direct support of the software development team.  No
travel or direct customer support is required.  This position could lead
to more advanced responsibilities in software development for the right

Are you someone who gets things done - but is happiest working as part
of a solid team of smart people?  Do you want to work for a profitable
company that's growing and setting the standard in how out of home
advertising systems will work?  Do you want to be part of a team that
believes in sustainable rates of software development, where we work
hard but still have time for a life?

If you have most of the above, we want to meet you.


- 2+ years experience in system administration or a computer support
- Solid understanding of IP networking and configuration
- Cross-platform experience with Windows and Linux
- Experience with InstallShield highly desirable 
- Basic scripting skills in perl or bash
- Fast learner with a great attitude, willing to get your hands dirty to
make things work
- Excellent attention to detail 
- Strong sense of ownership and drive for excellence
- Strong personal initiative and desire to deploy working systems in the
real world
Greg Herlein
Manager, Software Development 
Premier Retail Networks
600 Harrison Street, 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94107
415.808.9753 office
415.368.7546 cell

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