Red Hat Quality Engineer - Messaging 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 Middleware Messaging Quality Engineering team is looking for a Quality Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will improve product quality for our Messaging-as-a-Service offering and help extend Red Hat’s cloud-enablement middleware solutions portfolio. You’ll gain a deep understanding in a variety of technologies, including Python, OpenShift by Red Hat, complex event processing, event-driven architecture, Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Kubernetes, and Docker. You will be encouraged to motivate yourself and the team to improve product quality.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain, and carry out automated and manual tests

  • Deliver clear and timely status reports

  • Collaborate with global development and quality engineering teams

  • Contribute to upstream communities

  • Participate in the test and product planning process

  • Analyze and prioritize the quality risks and determine the tests required to mitigate them

  • Conduct new feature research and design test cases accordingly

  • Document and advocate the resolution of new bugs with developers, identifying potential customer impact

  • Ensure the readiness of our solutions to be released to the public

Required skills

  • Previous commercial Python experience

  • Experience in Shell and Bash scripting

  • Power user knowledge of Linux

  • Good verbal and written English communication skills

  • Comfortable collaborating with a geographically dispersed team

  • Ability to think creatively

  • Willingness and ability to learn new things and adapt to a rapid change

  • Familiarity with messaging protocols AMQP and MQTT is a plus

  • Knowledge of virtualization and cloud technologies is an advantage

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 57955

Department Quality Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 5/30/2017

Remote base ..