Red Hat Principal Systems Design Engineer in Brno, Czech Republic

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Training Online Platforms team is looking for a Principal Systems Design Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will help create the next generation of cloud-delivered Red Hat training platforms. We'll need you to have solid front-end and UI experience using JavaScript or related tools. You will also need a good understanding of how to design and code applications to maximize the user experience.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Co-lead the design of Red Hat’s global, cloud-based training delivery architecture, including HTML5-based content, eBooks, HD videos, and practical labs

  • Facilitate the ongoing integration and automation of numerous systems to enhance the student experience

  • Design and enhance the front-end UI through which students access training

  • Capture business-driven feature requests and convert them into actionable user stories to achieve organizational goals

  • Collaborate with the Red Hat Learning Management System (LMS) Technical team to deliver an integrated and customer focused learning experience

  • Scale and optimize the platform by implementing solutions to add resiliency, discourage intellectual property abuse, improve reporting, and optimize performance

  • Collaborate with content authors to optimize the development process to apply CI and CD principles to course publishing

Required skills

  • 5+ years of experience with JavaScript programming

  • 2+ years of experience with Python programming

  • 2+ years of experience with HTML5 programming

  • 5+ years of experience programming in a Linux environment

  • Demonstrated ability to create robust, elegant web applications from visual concepts, wireframes, and interactive product design session

  • 2+ years of experience managing cloud-based Linux deployments

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or equivalent Linux system administration experience

  • Experience with collaborative open source development using tools like Git, Bootstrap, SASS, and WeBack

The following are considered a plus:

  • Experience working with Learning Management Systems, SCORM, and Tin Can

  • Ability to work efficiently with a distributed team

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a technology-related discipline

  • Data management experience like visualizing reporting data

  • Knowledge of video management and other media assets

  • Experience with agile development and open source projects

  • Please be prepared to present a portfolio of your previous work

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job ID 58407

Department Consulting, Technical Training

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 7/12/2017

Remote base ..