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Thunderbird is a email client depended on daily by 25 million people. It was developed under the Mozilla Corporation until 2014 when development was handed over to the community. The Thunderbird Council, who leads the community effort, has begun hiring contractors in support of this venture.
You will join the team that is leading Thunderbird into a bright future. As a build engineer you will be serving the community, empowering them to make their contributions available to over 25 million people.
The Thunderbird team works openly using public bug trackers and repositories, providing you with a premier chance to show your work to the world.
About the Position
The Mozilla Thunderbird project is looking to hire a build and release engineer to help maintain Thunderbird. You’ll be expected to work with community volunteers, the Thunderbird Council, and other employees to maintain and improve the Thunderbird build and release process.
This is a full-time, remote 3-month contract position (with the possibility of continuing). You will be expected to have excellent written communication skills and coordinate your work over email, IRC, and Bugzilla.
As a build & release engineer for Thunderbird you will…
Your Previous Experience
If this position sounds like a good fit for you please send us your resume with a cover letter. Tell us about why you’re passionate about Thunderbird and this position. If you contribute to any open source software, or maintain a blog we’d love to hear about it.
You can send us the information via the official job listing at https://careers.mozilla.org/position/gh/676192