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Remote Mid-level Security Engineer - Ubuntu at Canonical

A thrilling role as a Security Engineer awaits at Canonical. You'll join a stellar software security team and work across different ecosystems to shield the open source community and Ubuntu users from emerging threats.
Full Time

βœ… Pros

  • πŸ’Ό Joining an industry leading software security team
  • 🌐 Remote work with occasional travel
  • πŸš€ Opportunity to work with the best in technology

β›” Cons

  • ✈️ Some international travel required
  • ⏰ Self-discipline needed for remote working
  • πŸ”’ High-stakes role in software security

πŸ”§ Skills

Understanding of security vulnerabilities
Familiarity with open source development tools
Proficiency in one or more languages (C, Python, Go, Rust, Java, Ruby, PHP)
Experience with vulnerability tracking
Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
Good decision-making abilities
Effective communication skills
Self-motivation and self-discipline

πŸ—£οΈ Impact

Your role will have a significant impact on the world by making it a safer place. You'll contribute to Ubuntu's software security, collaborate with top tech individuals, and engage with the vibrant open source community.

πŸ‘‰ Responsibilities

  • Analyze, fix, and test vulnerabilities in Ubuntu packages
  • Track vulnerabilities using internal software tools
  • Collaborate with Ubuntu community and upstream developers
  • Audit source code for vulnerabilities

πŸ” Requirements

  • Familiarity with open source development tools
  • Understanding of common security vulnerabilities and their remedies
  • Ability to travel internationally several times a year

✨ Benefits

  • Having a key role in making the world a safer place
  • Collaborating with top tech individuals
  • Playing a part in Ubuntu's security enhancements
  • Working with a diverse team

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