Red Hat Quality Assurance Engineer - BaseOS QE Apps 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

BaseOS QE Apps team is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will be responsible for the quality of the core components of the operating system like shells (bash, tcsh, and KornShell) and support tools (ABRT and SoS), components related to the web app development like dynamic programming languages (Python, Perl, Ruby, PHP, Java, and Node.js) and web servers (Apache, NGINX, and Squid). As a Quality Assurance Engineer, you’ll need to use your expertise as an experienced Linux user with bash scripting skills and dive into the above-mentioned areas in order to extend test coverage and improve quality of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and Red Hat Software Collections offerings. Experience programming in Python is welcome as we constantly work on improving the testing framework and associated tools we are using to automate our daily tasks.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain automated and manual test cases

  • Identify, report, and verify bugs in offerings under test

  • Improve process, documentation, and automation tools

  • Work in an open and ever-changing environment

  • Test, investigate, and discover how things work

Required skills

  • Experience with system administration and Linux principles

  • Scripting experience in bash; scripting experience in Python is a plus

  • Ability to learn fast; solid communication skills

  • Intermediate written and verbal language skills in English

  • Experience with Linux containers is a plus

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 57114

Department Quality Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 6/16/2017

Remote base ..