Linux Systems Engineer - Partner Engineering


Ciudad Juárez, Mexico

Job Description

You will work across the full Linux stack from kernel through networking, virtualization and graphics to optimise Ubuntu, the world's most widely used Linux desktop and server, for the latest silicon.Our teams partner with specialist engineers from major silicon companies to integrate next-generation features and performance enhancements for upcoming hardware.This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to have a meaningful impact on the adoption of Linux across multiple industries. The right candidate must be resourceful, articulate, and able to deliver on a wide variety of solutions across server, desktop and IoT technologies. Canonical offers a fun, fast-paced team environment and a career full of learning and development opportunities.Location: This is a Globally remote roleWhat your day will look likeDesign and implement the best Ubuntu integration for the latest IoT desktop and server-class hardware platforms and software stacksWork with partners to deliver an optimised, first class Ubuntu experience on their platformsTake a holistic approach to the Ubuntu experience on partner platforms with inputs on technical plans, testing strategy, quality metricsParticipate as technical lead on customer engagements involving complete system architectures from cloud to edgeHelp our partners integrate their apps, SDKs, build device OS images, and optimize applications with Ubuntu Core, Desktop and ServerWork with the most advanced operating systems and application technologies available in the enterprise world.Joining Canonical, you will partner with bright minds from all over the world, and work with an exciting set of new technologies in a fast growing company with a truly unique and ambitious vision to build a better platform with free software. You will work with customers on exciting IoT, desktop and server platforms and technologies, built to support different verticals: from robots to data centers, from telco to retail, as well as automotive.What we are looking for in youYou love technology and working with brilliant peopleYou have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, STEM or similar You have experience with Linux packaging (Debian, RPM, Yocto)You have experience working with open source communities and licencesYou have experience working with Python, C, C++You can work in a globally distributed team through self-discipline and self-motivation.Nice to haveExperience with server technologies, including UEFI firmware, GPU computing, RDMA/Infiniband and virtualization stacksExperience with graphics stacksGood understanding of networking - TCP/IP, DHCP, HTTP/RESTBasic understanding of security best practices in IoT or server environmentsGood communication skills, ideally public speaking experienceIoT / Embedded experience – from board and SoC, BMCs, bootloaders and firmware to OS, through apps and servicesExperience working with CI automation platforms such as GitHubExperience with performance benchmarking and profilingSome experience with Docker/OCI containers/K8sWhat we offer youLearning and development opportunitiesAnnual compensation reviewRecognition rewardsAnnual leavePriority Pass for travelYour base pay will depend on various factors including your geographical location, level of experience, knowledge and skills. In addition to the benefits above, certain roles are also eligible for additional benefits and rewards including annual bonuses and sales incentives based on revenue or utilisation. Our compensation philosophy is to ensure equity right across our global workforce.In addition to a competitive base pay, we provide all team members with additional benefits, which reflect our values and ideals. Please note that additional benefits may apply depending on the work location and, for more information on these, you can ask in the later stages of the recruitment process.Fully remote working environment - we've been working remotely since 2004!Personal learning and development budget of 2,000USD per annumAnnual compensation reviewRecognition rewardsAnnual holiday leaveParental LeaveEmployee Assistance ProgrammeOpportunity to travel to new locations to meet colleagues at 'sprints'Priority Pass for travel and travel upgrades for long haul company eventsAbout CanonicalCanonical is a pioneering tech firm that is at the forefront of the global move to open source. As the company that publishes Ubuntu, one of the most important open source projects and the platform for AI, IoT and the cloud, we are changing the world on a daily basis. We recruit on a global basis and set a very high standard for people joining the company. We expect excellence - in order to succeed, we need to be the best at what we do.Canonical has been a remote-first company since its inception in 2004. Work at Canonical is a step into the future, and will challenge you to think differently, work smarter, learn new skills, and raise your game. Canonical provides a unique window into the world of 21st-century digital business.Canonical is an equal opportunity employerWe are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. Diversity of experience, perspectives, and background create a better work environment and better products. Whatever your identity, we will give your application fair consideration.


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