Red Hat Software Engineer - DevOps Compose Tools 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 Engineering DevOps team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you’ll design and implement Red Hat Compose tools. You will be responsible for maintaining tools like pungi, rpkg, fedpkg, rhpkg. You’ll work with some of the brightest engineers in the product release engineering team to create innovative solutions for the next generation of product release tool chain. As a Software Engineer, you'll participate in the product release cycle, as well as participate in the formal requirements and engineering response processes to coordinate open source requirements and expectations. You will also contribute to open source projects while delivering enterprise-ready solutions based on these projects that are suitable for use by our customers.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the Product Release Engineering, Quality Engineering, Product Management, and the open source community

  • Communicate and coordinate dates, deliverables, feature requirements, roadmaps, etc. for the solution with the project community

  • Help fix issues identified during functional, non-functional, platform, and acceptance testing

  • Monitor and maintain the continuous integration builds of solutions

  • Manage and assist in pushing fixes to the offering back into the upstream project

  • Develop new features, including unit and integration test, improve the current build systems and testing frameworks

  • Submit patches for bug fixes to the community and review patches from other community members

Required skills

  • Experience with development in Python and Django

  • Knowledge of Git and power user of Linux

  • Effective written and verbal English communication skills

  • Experience with sustaining and release engineering and open source software is a plus

  • Experience with and motivation to work in an agile development environment is a big 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 58565

Department Software Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 7/15/2017

Remote base ..