Red Hat Quality Engineer in Beijing, China

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 Quality Engineering team is looking for a Quality Engineer to join us in Beijing, China. In this role, you will help the Quality Engineering team serve effectively as the last checkpoint before code is released to the public. You’ll focus on test automation for the Linux kernel by learning how to search for, analyze, report, and track defects and verify bug fixes and on collaborating with different quality engineering, developer, and product management teams in order to make kernel z-stream release smoothly. As a Quality Engineer, you will be encouraged to come up with innovative solutions alongside some of the brightest engineers in the open source industry.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Analyze and test kernel bugs

  • Develop test cases for kernel patches to prevent regression bugs

  • Identify testing gaps and develop cases to cover them

  • Improve overall kernel function testing

  • Cooperate with other team

Required skills

  • Advanced skills with Linux components and kernel implementation

  • Comprehensive background in filesystem, network, memory, scheduler, or storage

  • Familiarity with programming in shell, Python, and C

  • Good debugging, troubleshooting, and analytical skills

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at once and work under tight deadlines

  • Flexible and motivated with passion for testing and examining how things work internally

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Understanding of virtualization is a plus

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Job ID 59608

Department Quality Engineering

Location CN-Beijing

Posting date 10/11/2017

Remote base ..