Red Hat Software Engineer - Cloud and 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 Cloud Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will be a part of the engineering team responsible for the security related functionality of the Red Hat OpenStack Platform solutions. You’ll oversee development across Red Hat OpenStack Platform components in the areas of authentication, authorization, encryption of sensitive data at rest and in transit, compliance, and policies. You will work on development of OpenStack upstream projects like Keystone, Barbican, and TripleO. We’ll need you to have previous experience with Python, as development will primarily be in don Python, though there will also be exposure to configuration management development in Puppet and Ansible.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Develop security related functionality in Red Hat OpenStack Platform

  • Develop continuous integration (CI) tests for security related functionality

  • Communicate and collaborate with other teams within Red Hat to deliver high-quality solutions

  • Participate in code reviews with the Red Hat OpenStack Platform team and upstream communities

  • Draft and review upstream OpenStack design documents for new security related functionality

  • Sustain engineering tasks like bug fixing and back-porting for security related functionality in existing Red Hat OpenStack Platform versions

  • Assist our Support team with resolving customer issues related to Red Hat OpenStack Platform security functionality

  • Assist in RPM packaging and delivery

Required skills

  • Experience with security technologies like X.509 certificates, TLS, Kerberos, and cryptography

  • Experience with Python programming

  • Experience with OpenStack; experience with OpenStack TripleO project is a plus

  • Debugging and root cause analysis skills

  • Good English written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with automation (Puppet and Ansible) and CI tools (Jenkins, Zuul) is a plus

  • SELinux knowledge and experience with RPM and Python packaging 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 58452

Department Software Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 7/7/2017

Remote base ..