Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - Ansible in Bangalore, India

Job description

Company description

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Job summary

The Red Hat Ansible team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us in Bangalore, India. In this role, you will work on the upstream network modules of Ansible by Red Hat. You will work with other Ansible by Red Hat networking-focused engineers, building modules to support various strategic vendor devices. While we are looking for a focused skill set and experience, broad knowledge of various network operating systems and solid fundamentals in computer science will be more than beneficial to the team. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will work in a fast-paced environment using a GitHub and peer review workflow.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Create new features in Python for specific networking vendor operating systems; contribute these features to upstream projects

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

  • Educate the team on new features by pull request reviews or small team presentations

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

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

Required skills

  • Solid object-oriented software development skills

  • Professional development experience in Python

  • Familiarity with YANG modeling

  • Experience with one or more technologies like Cisco IOS, IOS XR, NX-OS, Juniper Junos, Arista EOS, or Vyatta VyOS

  • Familiarity with one or more APIs like NETCONF, RESTCONF, or gRPC

  • Experience with automated testing tools

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Job ID 56753

Department Software Engineering

Location IN-Bangalore

Posting date 9/22/2017

Remote base ..