Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - Application Containerization 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 Platform Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you'll lead a team developing tools for automated conversion of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) based applications into containers. You will help Red Hat develop the modern tooling that is meant to support building heavily containerized distribution. You'll also have the opportunity to work on tooling that will help our customers with their transition from traditional environment to the new container-centric world. We'll need you to orient yourself well in the operating system and applications that run on it.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Contribute to the development of tools for migrating applications into containers

  • Identify the technical aspects of the work that needs to be done to make the team successful

  • Prototype and present your ideas

  • Communicate with key stakeholders like product owner and developers both inside and outside of the team

  • Cooperate with teams of developers within Red Hat in a fast-moving environment

Required skills

  • Experience with structured implementation of work

  • Practical development experience in Python

  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Knowledge of GNU or Linux operating system and how it works

  • Ability to solve architectural problems

The following are considered a plus:

  • Practical experience with scrum or similar agile development style

  • Working knowledge of Linux container technology and at least theoretical knowledge of the challenges in containerized application development

  • Practical experience with JavaScript

  • Understanding the challenges of cloud deployments of applications

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 58399

Department Software Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 7/7/2017

Remote base ..