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minor cleanups to browser hacker position

Roger Dingledine authored on28/06/2012 05:54:12
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 # Revision: $Revision: 25666 $
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-#include "head.wmi" TITLE="Tor Project: Jobs (core developer)" CHARSET="UTF-8"
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+#include "head.wmi" TITLE="Tor Project: Jobs (browser hacker)" CHARSET="UTF-8"
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 <div id="content" class="clearfix">
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 	<div id="breadcrumbs">
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     <a href="<page index>">Home &raquo; </a>
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 <h1>The Tor Project is looking for a Browser Hacker!</h1>
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 <p>
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 Your job would be to work on Torbutton and patches to our Firefox-based
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 browser, as well as a potential Android port. This would be a contractor
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-position for the remainder of 2012 (starting as soon as you're ready and with
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-plenty of work to keep you busy), with the possibility of 2013 and beyond.
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+position for the remainder of 2012 plus Q1 2013 (starting as soon
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+as you're ready and with plenty of work to keep you busy), with the
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+possibility of later in 2013 and beyond.
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 </p>
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 <p>
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 specific, goal-oriented ways.</li>
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 <li>Be at least passingly familiar with web technologies and how the web
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-works, especially the same origin model and web tracking.</li>
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+works, especially the same-origin model and web tracking.</li>
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 <li>Be comfortable and experienced justifying and documenting technical
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 decisions for a public, world-wide technical audience.</li>
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 <li>Be familiar with probability, statistics, and information theory.</li>
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-<li>Know enough about networking in to be able to visualize what HTTP 1.1
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+<li>Know enough about networking to be able to visualize what HTTP 1.1
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 looks like on the wire while encapsulated within Tor's network protocol.</li>
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 <li>Have experience with open-source software development, including
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 <p>
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 Being a Tor Browser Hacker includes triaging, diagnosing, and fixing bugs;
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 looking for and resolving web privacy issues; responding on short notice to
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 security issues; and working collaboratively with coworkers and volunteers on
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-implementing new features and web behavior changes. 
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+implementing new features and web behavior changes.
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 We'd also need help making our code more maintainable, testable, and mergeable
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 by upstream. Sometimes, we need to drop everything and scramble to implement
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 last-minute fixes, or to deploy urgent security updates. You'd also be
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 reviewing other people's code, designs, and academic research papers, and
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 looking for ways to improve upon them.
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     other relevant qualifications.</li>
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 <li>List some people who can tell us more about you: these references
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     could be employers or coworkers, open source projects, etc.</li>
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-<li>Email the above to jobs at torproject.org.</li>
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+<li>Email the above to jobs at torproject.org, specifying the "Browser
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+    Hacker" position.</li>
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  theft and prying corporations, corporations who want to look at a
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  competitor's website in private, people around the world whose Internet
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  connections are censored, and even governments and law enforcement. Tor has
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- a staff of 13 paid developers, researchers, and advocates, plus many dozen
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+ a staff of 14 paid developers, researchers, and advocates, plus many dozen
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  volunteers who help out on a daily basis. Tor is funded in part by
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  government research and development grants, and in part by individual and
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  corporate donations.