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  • Posted: May 29, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
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    We deliver open source to the world faster, more securely and more cost effectively than any other company. 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.
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    Ubuntu Security Manager

    Key responsibilities

    • Build and lead a globally distributed team of engineers through hiring, coaching, mentoring, feedback and hands-on career development
    • Guide the security posture for Ubuntu, and other Canonical products
    • Support timely delivery of technical solutions to address business needs
    • Manage competing priorities, communicating with internal and external stakeholders
    • Advocate and advance modern, agile software development practices
    • Grow a healthy, collaborative engineering culture in line with the company values
    • Participate in strong engineering process through code and architectural review
    • Guide the growth of the Canonical Security story
    • Work from home with global travel up to 15% for internal and external events

    Valued skills and experience

    • You love developing and growing people and have a strong track record of doing it
    • You are knowledgeable and passionate about software security, either Security Certifications or Application Security 
    • You have some experience in leading, managing, coaching and mentoring software developers
    • You have solid experience working in an agile development environment
    • You have strong written and verbal technical communication skills
    • You have a Bachelor’s or equivalent in Computer Science, STEM or similar degree

    What Canonical offers:

    • Personal learning and development budget 
    • Annual compensation review
    • Recognition rewards
    • Annual leave
    • Priority Pass for travel

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    Linux Cryptography and Security Engineer

    What you’ll do

    • Support the Security Certifications engineers to achieve and retain various Security certifications
    • Extend and enhance Linux cryptographic components - specifically with modules such as OpenSSL/Libgcrypt - with the features and functionality required for FIPS and CC certification
    • Collaborate with external security consultants to test and validate kernel and crypto components, achieve and retain FIPS and CC certification
    • Work with external partners to develop CIS benchmarks and hardening automation for Ubuntu
    • Contribute to Ubuntu mainline and upstream projects to land solutions and benefit the community
    • Communication and collaboration within and outside Canonical to rapidly resolve issues and keep the project on track
    • Required Skills and Experience
    • Significant experience working with open source libraries
    • Development experience of Linux Security and Cryptography
    • Hands on experience working with public key cryptography
    • Experience with patching and associated tooling: identifying, isolating, applying and testing patches, and resolving any resulting issues
    • General Linux development skills (C proficiency, git experience)

    Who you are

    • Knowledge of and familiarity with low-level Linux cryptography APIs and debugging
    • Experience working with Linux Kernel
    • Knowledge of security benchmarks such as STIG and CIS benchmarks. 
    • Security Certification experience and knowledge in FIPS and/or CC
    • Experience with OVAL (Open Vulnerability Assessment Language) and Go

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