Wanted: Go Application Developer to Fight Censorship

Wanted: Go Application Developer to Fight Censorship

By: leap

Last updated on May 15, 2022

Wanted: Go Application Developer to Fight Censorship

If you’re a Go developer who is passionate about internet freedom and privacy and are interested in VPNs and circumvention technology come work with us! The LEAP Encryption Access Project (LEAP) is looking for an application developer to join the team behind LEAP VPN: a multiplatform VPN application with a focus on usability and censorship-circumvention.

Job description

If you join the team, you will be part of the development of LEAP VPN, a white-label Free Software VPN application based on OpenVPN that is currently deployed by providers like Riseup, Calyx and CodigoSur. Your work will focus on the development and integration of Pluggable Transports to enable better censorship circumvention as well as maintaining the Desktop LEAP VPN application. This is a remote part-time contract position, starting ASAP.

Required qualifications

Preferred qualifications

LEAP’s Crew

We’ve been building tools for secure communication for over a decade. Our team is kind, supportive,and passionate about the work we do. Our streamlined agile development process is light on management and heavy on collaboration. Our team is fully distributed with staff in Germany, Spain, Canada, and USA. We look forward to meet you!

How to Apply

To apply, please email us the following documents to info (at) leap (dot) se, before May 31st, 2022. Please avoid pdf: use any plaintext format at your convenience (md, latex, .c, .go, etc).

We especially welcome applicants from communities underrepresented in the tech sector.