Red Hat Security Response Specialist in Brno, Czech Republic

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

Red Hat’s Product Security team is looking for a Security Response Specialist to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will work with various security issues across the Red Hat portfolio of solutions. You’ll perform initial analysis and triage of vulnerability notifications and ensure that our security analysts have enough information to prioritize and act on them in a timely fashion. As a Security Response Specialist, you will work with fellow Red Hat’s engineers on various product security tasks, ensuring that Red Hat continues to help protect customers from relevant security concerns. You'll need to be able to think fast, analyze and triage complex problems, use your judgement to assess vulnerability severities and risk, and prioritize tasks to ensure that serious issues get immediate attention.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Rapidly respond to new security issues

  • Communicate with software developers, managers, quality and support engineers, upstream developers, and product security peers about vulnerabilities

  • Communicate effectively and rapidly with customers about security concerns in Red Hat’s offerings

  • Document vulnerabilities, flaws, and their fixes through the entire update release life cycle in the team's knowledge base

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent work experience

  • Solid experience and proficiency with the Linux operating system

  • Proficiency in understanding code in C, Python, Java, Bash, and similar languages

  • Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Solid organizational skills

  • Ability to work diligently with minimal supervision

  • Familiarity with open source software is a big plus

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Job ID 64110

Category Software Engineering