Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - Developer Experience 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 Developer Experience team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you’ll help us maintain the Red Hat Developer Platform that is aiming to be the developer platform of choice. You will work with cross-functional teams from across the company to help deliver the ultimate developer experience. You’ll become part of the core Red Hat Developer Platform team and will play an active part in the open source community for the project. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will also collaborate with developers from other Red Hat projects and open source communities.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work together with the team to provide the necessary analytic components for the Red Hat Developer Platform

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

  • Prototype and present your ideas

  • Maintain a knowledge of DevOps and how the entire development process can be improved

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

  • Participate in the community blogs and forums, and speak at user groups and conferences

Required skills

  • 3-5 years of software development experience

  • Experience developing in Python

  • Exposure to open source development, projects, and processes

  • Experience working with a distributed team and interacting with different groups

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills; ability to present to audiences

  • Desire to build tools that you would use yourself and achieve great user experience

  • Exposure to machine learning, data mining, and statistical techniques and algorithms is a plus

  • Experience guiding delivery and leading teams of 4-8 developers 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 58265

Department Software Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 7/11/2017

Remote base ..