Red Hat Python Software Engineer - Virtualization in Raanana, Israel

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

Work on researching and developing new features for our next generation virtualization and cloud management technologies and contribute to open source projects. Red Hat's Engineering team is looking for a Python Software Engineer to join us in Ra'anana, Israel. In this role, you will join one of the leading DevOps teams in Israel. You'll need excellent technical and communication skills because you'll work closely with developers within Red Hat and externally in the open source community. As part of working with a diverse DevOps team, you'll work with other continuous integration (CI), development, and QA teams. As a Python Software Engineer, you will work with the latest technologies in the market today like CI, Jenkins, containers, continuous delivery (CD), and virtualization. As a member of the team, you will participate in various conferences in Israel and around the world.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Create new features and guide their development; contribute to upstream projects in Python and potentially in other programming languages as well

  • Work with various CI and CD tools and assist with projects like Jenkins, Ansible by Red Hat, Puppet, Docker, and containers

  • Participate in code reviews for other team members and mentor junior developers in the team

  • Publicize the work the team is doing via blogs, web postings, or conference talks

Required skills

  • 3-5 years of experience writing in Python or any object-oriented language

  • 5-7 years of proven experience with Linux operating system at least as a power user

  • Experience writing various tests for your code and doing code reviews

  • Experience with DevOps and CI technologies like Jenkins, Ansible by Red Hat, Puppet, or Maven

  • Familiarity with virtualization environments, storage systems (NAS and SAN), or containers

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

  • High responsibility and accountability

  • Proven ability to learn on your own and technical understanding of processes

  • Graduate of computer science or software engineering or equivalent work experience

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Job ID 60912

Category Software Engineering