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  • Posted: Nov 19, 2022
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    Canonical is a unique tech company - global, remote-first, open source, with 700 professionals across 50 countries - we want to be the world's best, not biggest, global software company.
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    Kubernetes Engineering Manager

    As the engineering manager of the Kubernetes team you'll engage the Kubernetes community, represent Canonical and Ubuntu at KubeCon, and use your engineering leadership abilities to guide teams using Python and Go to deliver exciting new features to thousands of enthusiastic users. Join our globally distributed team and help build the next generation of container technology for devs, cloud, clusters, workstations, Edge and IoT.

    This is an exciting opportunity for a leader passionate about strong teams, open source software, Linux and Kubernetes. Build a rewarding, meaningful career working with the best and brightest people in technology at Canonical, a growing international software company.

    What you'll do

    • Build and lead a globally distributed team of engineers
    • Develop talent through coaching, mentoring, feedback and hands-on career development
    • Support timely delivery of technical solutions to address business needs
    • Effectively set and manage expectations with other engineering teams, senior management, and external stakeholders
    • Advocate and advance modern, agile software development practices
    • Develop and evangelize great engineering and organizational practices
    • Grow a healthy, collaborative engineering culture in line with the company values
    • Be an active part of the leadership team and collaborate with other leaders in the organisation
    • Participate in strong engineering process through code and architectural review
    • Engage with teams at Canonical, the open source community and commercial partners
    • Oversee the quality, and engineering practices of a large team of software engineers building Kubernetes offereings.
    • Work from home with global travel for 4 to 6 weeks per year for internal and external events

    Who you are

    • You love developing and growing people and have a strong track record of doing it
    • You are knowledgeable and passionate about software development
    • You have some experience in leading, managing, coaching and mentoring software developers
    • You are focused on success and the delivery of timely, high quality software
    • You have solid experience working in an agile development environment
    • You have a Bachelor's or equivalent in Computer Science, STEM or similar degree
    • You have strong written and verbal technical communication skills
    • You bring an understanding of modern Linux, Containers, Docker, and Kubernetes
    • Practical experience with cloud technologies and containers

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    Python/ Go Software Engineer

    Bring your experience with Python, Go and Kubernetes to help us transform the future of identity management at Canonical Experience in the identity and access management (IAM) field is desirable but not required. You will work with upstream open source projects, alongside internal teams to deliver high quality software that can be deployed on bare metal, public cloud and Kubernetes.

    As an engineer on the team, you'll bring significant software development experience, Kubernetes knowledge and a keen eye for software design, performance and security. You will learn about identity and access management standards and will integrate them across our product portfolio.

    You will be involved in all the aspects of the software development process: you will design software, write high-quality code and tests, provide insightful code reviews, write documentation and help to troubleshoot issues.

    In addition to the engineering behind the project itself, you'll have the chance to work with industry-leading teams inside Canonical, ensuring your work is backed by rock-solid data stores, and highly observable using our Kubernetes-based Observability stack. You'll work with broader open source communities, participating in "hackfest" events, webinars and conferences.

    Who you are

    • Expertise in Python and Go software development
    • Experience working with container technology and Kubernetes
    • Strong understanding of software/infrastructure security and performance
    • Experience designing and/or operating large scale distributed systems
    • Knowledge of identity and access management technologies and standards is desirable but not essential

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    Senior Software Engineer- Python/Golang- Kubernetes

    As a member of the Kubernetes product team, you will build the operators and addons; the former, offering complete lifecycle management of mission-critical components, and the latter, a zero-ops experience for seamlessly integrating projects into your Kubernetes.

    You will bring Kubernetes to a wide range of use cases across public, private, and hybrid clouds. The Canonical Kubernetes Software Engineer is a developer with a passion for providing the best Kubernetes experience for any use case.

    On the Kubernetes team, you will gain familiarity with the latest features in Kubernetes and look to incorporate the best of open-source to bring functionality to our end-users. You will collaborate with industry peers and partners to bring the right solutions to our customers.

    What You'll Do

    • Collaborate proactively with a distributed team
    • Write high-quality code to create new features
    • Debug issues and interact with a vibrant community
    • Work with helpful and talented engineers including experts in many fields
    • Discuss ideas and collaborate on finding good solutions
    • Work from home with global travel 2 to 4 weeks for internal and external events

    Who You Are

    • You love technology and working with brilliant people
    • You have a Bachelor's or equivalent in Computer Science, STEM or similar degree
    • You have interest and experience with Kubernetes
    • You are a python programmer with interest or experience in golang

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