Red Hat Senior Quality Engineer - JBoss Data Virtualization 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 JBoss Quality Engineering team is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will build modern open source Java web frameworks and Java middleware and work on offerings used by people around the world. You'll be responsible for all aspects of quality for Red Hat JBoss Middleware offerings, including developing new automated tests for both back and front-end. As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will also create specialized tools and configurations of our offerings to test clustering, performance, failover, and database compatibility. We'll need you to be able to think creatively and adapt to rapid change. You'll have the opportunity to work on your own and a plenty of resources to accomplish your goals, while learning to work with advanced technologies. This role is a great opportunity to gain deep understanding of popular technologies like JEE, middleware, cloud, big data, complex event processing, and event-driven architecture.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work with technologies implemented in solutions like Infinispan and OpenShift by Red Hat

  • Develop new test applications for Red Hat JBoss Middleware offerings for system and integration testing

  • Serve as an internal advocate for our customers

  • Analyze and prioritize the quality risks posed by Red Hat JBoss Middleware offerings and determine the tests required to mitigate these risks

  • Develop new frameworks and tools for test automation and implementation

  • Constantly learn new things and maintain an overview of current technologies

  • Document new bugs and advocate their resolution with developers

  • Communicate the impact of these bugs to customers with developers and support

Required skills

  • Programming skills in Java and platform JEE

  • Knowledge of relational databases and NoSQL databases

  • Experience working as a quality test engineer with solid understanding of QA improvement methods like test case planning, feature ownership, automation reporting, problem triage, and bug reporting

  • Administration or power user-level experience of Linux or UNIX operating systems

  • Relevant experience with tools like Maven and Git

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills in English

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Job ID 59541

Department Quality Engineering

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 9/21/2017

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