Red Hat Senior Quality Engineer - Kernel Networking in Beijing, China

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

Search, analyze, and track defects and verify bug fixes for the Linux networking area. The Red Hat Quality Engineering team is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to join us in Beijing, China. In this role, you will identify testing gaps, improve networking function testing, and develop test cases. You’ll focus on networking areas in OVN, Open vSwitch, DPDK, VLAN, bridge, bonding, team, NIC drivers (including SR-IOV), and tunneling.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Investigate functions and features and design test plans

  • Write, debug, and improve test cases

  • Carry out test cases and analyze results

  • Test bugs and analyze them and improve test coverage accordingly

  • Identify testing gaps and develop cases to cover them

  • Develop test cases for patches to prevent regressions

  • Debug software problems and create tools as needed

Required skills

  • 3+ years of network-related work experience

  • Advanced skills in Linux

  • Proficient knowledge in at least two areas like switch, router, VLAN, bonding, team, NIC drivers, and tunneling

  • Familiarity with programming in Bash, Python, or C

  • Diligent and motivated; solid learning ability and good problem-solving skills

  • Ability to collaborate well with others

  • Passion for testing and examining how things work internally

  • Experience with kernel is a plus

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Job ID 61335

Category Quality Engineering