Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - oVirt Networking in Brno, Czech Republic

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 Virtualization team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Red Hat Virtualization Management and oVirt team in Brno, Czech Republic, Madrid, Spain, or Milan, Italy. In this role, you will design and implement the networking aspect of Red Hat Virtualization. You'll work as part of a geographically-distributed team and maintain close communication with other team members and upstream communities. As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll need to have passion for virtualization and cloud management technologies as well as Linux and free software. You’ll need to be, or very quickly become, our subject-matter expert on software-defined networking (SDN).

Primary job responsibilities

  • Create and guide development of new features and contribute to the upstream projects in Java, Python, and Golang

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

  • Work with the Quality Engineering team to ensure that projects are tested correctly

  • Publicize the work the team is doing via blogs, web postings, or conference talks

Required skills

  • Commercial experience with Python

  • Knowledge of networking, network protocols, and SDN

  • Experience with Linux system programming

  • Multithreaded programming experience, e.g., dealing with synchronization of shared resources in complex environments

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Experience with open source development, virtualization technologies, and cluster technologies is a big plus

  • Knowledge of Go and Java are a big plus

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Job ID 59034

Category Software Engineering