Desktop Support Engineer – Singapore Jobs at Canonical in Greater Johor Bahru

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Canonical company opens jobs for Desktop Support Engineer - Singapore positions in the Greater Johor Bahru region. The type of work we provide is Full-time.

The criteria for the employees we need are having Information Technology skills with Entry level experience, as well as employees who are honest, disciplined and responsible.

The estimated salary offered by this company is quite competitive around RM 1,700 - RM 3,000 (per month). However, the salary can go up or down depending on the company that decides it.

The Headhunters company itself is engaged in Technology & Information and Internet, of course if you are interested in applying for this company, you can register immediately.

Job Information

Position:Desktop Support Engineer - Singapore
Region:Greater Johor Bahru
Job Function:Information Technology
Seniority Level:Entry level
Salary:MYR 1.650 - MYR 3.000 per Month
Employment Type:Full-time
Industry:Information and Internet, Technology

Job Description

This is a unique opportunity to demonstrate your experience and knowledge of hardware, Ubuntu and Open Source in general. Within this role you will be working with a dedicated set of enterprise customers that are adopting Ubuntu and Open Source on desktop. If you decide to join, you’ll become a member of the team that provides exceptional technical support and engineering solutions to help customers with Ubuntu and rest of the Open Source.

This is an opportunity for an open source technologist who enjoys solving problems under pressure.

  • Apply your knowledge of Linux desktop, applications, authentication and security
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of TCP/IP and wired & wireless networking on Ubuntu Desktop and Ubuntu Server
  • Act as the technical authority and utilise your experience with popular open source software
  • Provide advice on deployed architecture, implementing solutions for complex problems
  • Debug Ubuntu Desktop issues and contribute code to help fix them
  • Communicate regularly with the customer team about ongoing issues

If you have a passion for the latest open source technologies, technical support, development, desktop technologies and networking, you will love the Desktop Support Engineer role at Canonical.

The successful Desktop Support Engineer will have:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Open source experience
  • Professional support experience with Linux desktop (preferably Ubuntu or other Debian-based distros)
  • Familiarity with PC and/or laptop hardware as well as SBCs e.g. Raspberry Pi
  • Familiarity with Debian or Snap packaging
  • Experience with GNOME, GTK, Python, or C
  • Experience with or willingness to learn new technologies, including Snaps, WSL and others
  • Must be able to speak English fluently
  • Excellent communication skills and extensive experience in customer-facing positions
  • High motivation, ability to multi-task and follow-up reliably on commitments
  • Ability to travel

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. Diversity of experience, perspectives, and background create a better work environment and better products. Whatever your identity we will give your application fair consideration.



  • gain experience
  • taught first
  • Get bonus if overtime

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Company Information


Canonical Ltd is an international software company based in London, UK and is the commercial organisation behind the Ubuntu family of operating systems and other open source software products. Founded in 2004, its primary purpose is to increase the adoption of Ubuntu and open source technologies by providing a monetisable path to software users. It is owned by South African entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth, who as of January 2015 is the company’s executive director.

Canonical’s services include engineering products, selling support contracts, and offering customised unofficial images of Ubuntu that are more suited to certain types of devices. It also operates Ubuntu One, a cloud storage, identity, and messaging service. Canonical provides several services related to Ubuntu, such as commercial technical support, and the Ubuntu Software Centre, an online store for applications which run on Ubuntu. Canonical also works with commercial projects to ensure their applications are compliant with Ubuntu and can be distributed with the operating system.

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