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Full-Time

Linux Software Engineering Manager

Ubuntu Platform Optimisation

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Canonical

Canonical

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides enterprise Linux and open-source technologies

Mid, Senior

Remote in USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Embedded Engineering
Systems Engineering
Engineering Management
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Agile
Python
Communications
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Experience with Linux packaging (Debian, RPM, Yocto)
  • Experience working with Python, C, C++
  • Experience managing software engineers with a track record of planning, delivery, and quality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Organized and able to ensure your team delivers timely, high-quality results
  • Professional manner interacting with colleagues, partners, and community
  • Experience working with customers and interpreting their business challenges
  • Solid experience working in an agile development environment
  • Ability to travel twice a year for company events up to two weeks each
Responsibilities
  • Lead and develop a team of engineers, ranging from graduate to senior
  • Represent your team to partners, product stakeholders, and customers
  • Collaborate proactively with a globally distributed organization
  • Develop and evangelize great engineering and organizational practices
  • Coach, mentor, and offer career development feedback
  • Implement disciplined engineering processes
  • Plan and manage progress on agreed goals and projects
  • Collaborate with other teams at Canonical to ensure alignment on product architecture and roadmaps
  • Design and integrate new features and platform optimizations

Canonical delivers Ubuntu, a widely used enterprise Linux, and a range of open-source technologies such as OpenStack, Ceph, LXD, MAAS, Kubernetes, Juju, and Ubuntu Core. These technologies are designed for reliability, flexibility, and efficiency across cloud and IoT environments, known for their security, scalability, and global community support.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$12.8M

Headquarters

null, United Kingdom

Founded

2004

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

31%