Red Hat Quality Engineering Associate Manager - Linux Security 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 Quality Assurance team is looking for an Quality Engineering Associate Manager to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you'll support the success and productization process of security technologies provided by Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) in a close collaboration with development team and other stakeholders. You will guide a team of quality engineers that creates test plans and researches new features, performs acceptance, function, regression, integration, and performance testing on Red Hat solutions. As an Quality Engineering Associate Manager, you will oversee all aspects of quality for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) security, including developing new automated tests.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Develop testing strategies for smaller solution or larger technology segment

  • Actively work with other product stakeholders (e.g. development, product, and program management) to set expectations, priorities, and build schedules

  • Plan and allocate resources for testing assigned solutions

  • Identify and manage priorities and requirements for assigned areas

  • Report work status and escalation of issues according to agreed communication plan

  • Grow and maintain a good orientation in security topics of Linux operating system

  • Hire and build successful team and set team and individual goals in alignment with company and departmental goals

  • Direct responsibility for supervising work and fulfillment of duties for up to 8 engineers

  • Support and grow collaboration level between quality assurance and development teams

  • Support the team with consulting and perform technical work, depending on the size of the team and a scope of assigned tasks

  • Ensure professional development of individual team members

  • Participate in a design and development of new processes and tools to support solutions deliverables

  • Make decisions within defined procedures and policies to define appropriate action

Required skills

  • Previous working experience as a people manager or proven ability to lead a software engineering team

  • Quick learner with the ability to adapt to changing environment

  • Experience with team management and problem-solving processes in relevant technical areas

  • Good orientation in various computer and Linux security topics

  • Practical experience with testing or development of open source software projects

  • Ability to decompose and organize engineering work to complex tasks

  • Basic project initiation and management skills

  • Experience with introduction and leading of agile software development practices 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 58071

Department Quality Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 6/14/2017

Remote base ..