Field Software Engineer - Americas

  • This is a work from home opportunity and can be located in the United States, Brazil, Chile, Canada, Argentina and Mexico.
  • Requires ability to travel for periods up to two weeks; overall 50% travel time

Job Summary:

Canonical and Ubuntu are at the forefront of cloud and IoT computing, helping customers master the challenge of operations on hybrid cloud, bare metal, and container-based systems. Our Field Engineers are at the heart of this process, demonstrating, designing and delivering exciting solutions to a range of customers, from startups to Fortune 500s.

As a Field Software Engineer you will:

  • Have experience working with at least one or more of these technologies OpenStack, Kubernetes, and/or Ubuntu
  • Have experience with or willingness to learn new technologies, including LXD, Snaps, MAAS, Juju and Ubuntu
  • Engage early on in the pre-sales process and remain engaged throughout the delivery phase
  • Discuss detailed architecture, designing complex solutions and guiding customers to successful infrastructure operations
  • Use your knowledge of TCP/IP networking, libvirt/KVM virtualization and core Linux operating system skills to build customized solutions for our customers

The successful Field Software Engineer will have:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • 3 years of Linux development experience
  • Must be able to speak English fluently
  • Strong background contributing code in Python and Go to open source projects in the cloud or devices area
  • Excellent communication skills and presentability
  • High motivation, ability to multi-task and follow-up reliably on commitments
  • Interest in customer-facing engagement, including pitching, demonstrating and understanding customer environment and needs

What Canonical Offers:

  • Learning and Development
  • Annual Compensation Review
  • Recognition Rewards
  • Priority Pass for Travel

Canonical is an equal opportunity employer

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