2020-08-02 - at Canonical , Worldwide/Remote Full-time
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Do you want to be part of the team delivering custom Linux kernels for the most popular operating system in many of the world’s largest clouds? Would you like to contribute to the leading-edge kernels powering your favorite desktop or laptop as well as underpinning devices for Canonical’s AI/ML, robotics, edge and IoT products? Come join the kernel team at Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu. We are a growing international software company that works with the open source community to deliver Ubuntu. Our mission is to bring the benefits of free software to the widest possible audience and we believe the best way to fuel innovation is to give innovators the technology they need.
Life at Canonical is anything but corporate. As a company that exists to support one of today’s most important open source projects, we are changing the world on a daily basis. It’s a dynamic environment in which every member of the team takes personal responsibility for everything they produce.
A secure, high-performance Linux kernel is a crucial component of Canonical products for the success of our enterprise customers, partners and Ubuntu projects. As a member of the globally distributed Canonical Kernel Team, you will work on a variety of fast-moving and dynamic projects, providing you with a broad range of software engineering challenges.
The Canonical Kernel Team is responsible for maintaining all supported Ubuntu kernels in addition to driving development of the latest Ubuntu kernel for future Ubuntu releases. We are looking to hire a motivated and experienced kernel engineer into the Canonical Kernel Team to help contribute to our ever-growing list of kernels and kernel engineering challenges.
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Canonical believes a diverse workforce enhances our ability to deliver world class software and services which meet the world’s 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.