Linux OS Software Engineer (Ubuntu Foundations)
ubuntu, debian, packaging, cloud, scripting, python, remote, open source, travel, home
Ubuntu Foundations Engineering Manager
Home based – Americas / Western Europe (must be in time zones between UTC -8 (PST) and UTC +2 (CEST)
As a member of the Ubuntu Foundations team you will be part of delivering the core Ubuntu system. It is the base for the entire Ubuntu family of products and services including the worlds most popular cloud operating system. Ubuntu strives to deliver the latest and best free software components, in an easy to use and highly reliable form. We build on the technical excellence of Debian and bring additional focus and shape to the solutions we offer the industry. Applicants must be passionate about the future of Ubuntu, mindful of the dynamics of the open source ecosystem, and equally aware of the needs of large but innovative organisations.
Are you interested in making sure that Ubuntu includes the very best in free software? Do you have a passion to grow your own skills through modifying a wide variety of challenging software packages? Then we would love to have you join us as we prepare for our next Long Term Support (LTS) release in the coming year.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities
Required skills and experience
Travel to international destinations is expected for 1 week at a time approximately 2-4 times per year. Locations in recent years have included Cape Town, Berlin, Paris, Brussels, and Budapest.
Employee Benefits Canonical Offers
Canonical believes a diverse workforce enhances our ability to deliver world class software and services which meet the worlds computing needs. We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.