Red Hat Software Engineer - RHEL Security OpenScap 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 Security Technologies team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you’ll develop security compliance solution based on open standards, namely the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP). We’ll need you to have passion for open source and an interest in security and software development. You will be a key member of the OpenSCAP team and your contributions will have high visibility within the company and externally within security automation community.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Contribute to OpenSCAP Ecosystem at the engineering level to deliver needed functionality

  • Guide upstream development efforts

  • Collaborate with other OpenSCAP engineers, test engineers, product managers, and management located all around the world

  • Provide technical leadership to junior engineers in the team

Required skills

  • Solid C and C++ programming skills

  • Experience with Bash, Python, and other scripting languages

  • Knowledge of Linux operating system; any distribution will be considered

  • Familiarity with CI systems and source code control tools like Git and GitHub

  • Ability and passion for learning new programming languages and technologies

  • Good problem-solving and solid innovation skills

  • Intermediate written and verbal English communication skills

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 58109

Department Software Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 6/5/2017

Remote base ..