Linux Cryptography and Security Engineer Job at Canonical

Linux Cryptography and Security Engineer Job at Canonical… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Canonical.

Descriptions;

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the Security Certifications engineers to achieve and retain various Security certifications
  • Work with the Manager on scoping, prioritization and resourcing for all team’s deliverable
  • 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, and develop CIS benchmarks and STIGs for Ubuntu
  • Work in partnership with the internal project manager to ensure delivery against project goals and milestones, identifying technical risks and mitigating them
  • Contribute to Ubuntu mainline and upstream projects to land solutions and benefit the community
  • Contribution to continuous integration infrastructure: automated testing and validation
  • Self-discipline and self-motivation to support and perform day-to-day engineering activities and deliver to schedules in a globally distributed team
  • Communication and collaboration within and outside Canonical to rapidly resolve issues and keep the project on track

Requirements

Required Skills And Experience

  • Significant experience working with open source libraries
  • Knowledge of Linux Security and 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, debugging with gdb)
  • Experience with bash scripting

Desired Skills And Experience

  • Software packaging and maintenance experience, especially using Debian packaging
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with low-level Linux cryptography APIs and debugging
  • Experience working with Linux Kernel
  • Familiarity with open source development tools and methodologies, especially those in common-use for development of the Linux ecosystem such as: Launchpad, IRC, and mailing-lists.
  • 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
METHOD OF APPLICATION

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