Red Hat Software Engineer in Pune, India

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 Internationalization Software Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Pune, India. In this role, you will work as part of a team responsible for development and maintenance of internationalization components for different solutions including Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Fedora, and other emerging offerings. You'll design, develop, and debug core libraries, maintain and develop OpenType fonts packages, input method frameworks, translation management systems and internationalization of products. We will need you to have good understanding of internationalization concepts. You'll also need to have an extensive technical background and expertise in Python and C. You will help to provide an excellent internationalized customer experience for Red Hat solutions.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work on the software internationalization (i18n) development and maintenance of Red Hat's current and emerging offerings

  • Collaborate with upstream projects and the open source internationalization community

  • Interact and collaborate with other software engineering teams in Red Hat

  • Investigate and troubleshoot bugs and develop solutions for our customers while understanding their business needs

  • Help identify product i18n requirements and potential improvements

Required skills

  • 2-5 years of experience in development using Python and C in a Linux environment

  • Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills

  • Experience and knowledge of OpenType and text rendering desired

  • Team player motivated to work in a distributed team

  • Knowledge of free and open source software development concepts and methodology

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks while ensuring a high quality of work

  • Effective English verbal and written communication skills

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science or other technical degree with relevant experience is a plus

  • Experience with JavaScript and web application is an advantage

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Job ID 59187

Department Software Engineering

Location IN-Pune

Posting date 10/4/2017

Remote base ..