Resilient Embedded GNU/Linux for Edge Computing

Nexedi is looking for a developer interested in developing a resilient operating system image based on Linuxboot technology.
  • Last Update:2018-02-02
  • Version:001
  • Language:en


  • Task:Resilient Embedded GNU/Linux for Edge Computing
  • Location:Lille/Paris, France or Munich, Germany
  • Type:Job/Trainee
  • Duration:Permanent/4-6 Months
  • Reference:Offer-2018-Embedded-Gnu-Linux-For-Edge-Computing


Nexedi is looking for a developer interested in developing a resilient operating system image based on Linuxboot technology. This system will support secure boot and resilient remote upgrade. It will serve as a bootstrap minimal image to start SlapOS in applications such as Wind Turbines, IoT or LTE eNodeB.


  • Master Linuxboot
  • Master Edge Computing based on SlapOS
  • Extend SlapOS with new software profiles
  • Interface with Wendelin for network analysis


  • Contribute to big data projects for industry-leading clients
  • Contribute to open source projects such as Wendelin, Pandas, NumPy, scikit-learn, SlapOS, jIO and renderjs.
  • Contribute to research projects to build the future of our open source stack


  • Passionate, self-driven.
  • Willingness to contribute to an open source ecosystem and the Free Software community.
  • Very good skills in GNU/Linux operating system.
  • Good programming skills in Python.
  • Good software development skills (version control, testing, debugging).
  • Good command of English.

About Nexedi

Nexedi has been developing free software since launching in 2001. We are maintaining software solutions (see our full stack) with over 10 million lines of code including:

  • ERP5 - ERP/CRM/DMS/e-business
  • Slapos - Cloud Orchestration and deployment
  • Wendelin - Big Data/Machine Learning
  • Neo - Distributed Storage
  • Resist - Resilient Mesh Network
  • Renderjs - Promise based component framework
  • jIO - Virtual File System and storage connector
  • NayuOS - Private OS
  • OfficeJs - Private, offline capable productivity AppStore

Besides participating in various research initivatives Nexedi provides customisation services for solutions with implementations being used by corporations such as Airbus, Sanef, Mitsubishi all around the world. We follow the principles of reflexive programming, enforce strict unit testing and emphasize using the latest web technologies.

Our economic model requires each developer to fulfill R&D objectives aiming at delivering short to medium sized solutions to customer requirements and progressing the evolution of our software stack. This way we try to be innovative and fund long term free software without the need for venture capital.


We would be happy to hear from you, so drop us a line (along with your CV) at jobs(at) and we will get in touch with you.

Nexedi SA
146 Rue de Ballon
59110 La Madeleine

Phone+49 17696399023