Linux System Engineer Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   IT & Telecoms   Dubai   23 views Reference: 20152
Job Details

What your day will look like

Work with highly technical team to define and shape the future of RISC-V architecture support for Ubuntu

Write high-quality code, create new features, and contribute upstream

Contribute features and bug fixes to projects including OpenSBI, U-Boot, GRUB, and the Ubuntu installers.

Debug issues and produce high-quality fixes

Review code produced by other engineers

Discuss ideas and collaborate on finding good solutions

Work with teams focused on Ubuntu for server, desktop, IoT and clouds

Work from home with global travel 2 to 4 weeks a year for internal and external events

What we are looking for in you

Development experience with early boot software like TF-A, OP-TEE, U-Boot, shim, GRUB, or the Linux kernel.

Development experience on RISC-V

A love of technology and working with brilliant people

Motivated, curious, flexible, articulate, and accountable

A long-time Linux user with broad interests in the future of Linux

Experience or interest in learning how to package software for Debian and Ubuntu

Enterprising, thoughtful, and self-motivated

Additional Skills That You Might Also Bring

Experience with Debian/Ubuntu based operating system and good understanding of Debian packaging and snaps would also be a considerable advantage.

Company Description
We deliver open source to the world faster, more securely and more cost effectively than any other company.We're also the publishers of Ubuntu, the worlds most popular enterprise Linux from cloud to edge, together with a passionate global community of 200,000+ contributors. Ubuntu means 'humanity to others'. We chose it because it embodies the generosity at the heart of open source, the new normal for platforms and innovation.Together with a community of 200,000, we publish an operating system that runs from the tiny connected devices up to the world's biggest mainframes, the platform that everybody uses on the public cloud, and the workstation experience of the world's most productive developers.Secure and reliable, elegant and intuitive, and open for innovation - this is the future of open source, which is why we're proud to be the developers of the fastest growing Linux in the world despite already being the most widely deployed.If you're interested in a career at Canonical, we are a remote-first company so please apply to any suitable role as skills are valued more than location, despite some having a preferred geographic preference.