Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - KubeVirt 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

The Red Hat Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the KubeVirt project in Ra'anana, Israel. In this role, you will design and implement management solutions for containers and virtual machines, contributing to industry-leading technologies like Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift, libvirt, and QEMU. You’ll collaborate with multiple Red Hat engineering teams and open source communities around the world as a part of a geographically distributed team. As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll need to be motivated and curious with passion for problem-solving, Linux technologies, and open source.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Play an active role in container and virtualization-related projects and communities like KubeVirt, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift

  • Create and guide new feature development; contribute to open source projects in Golang, Python, or JavaScript

  • Become responsible for the quality of the offering, participate in peer code reviews and continuous integration (CI), and respond to security threats

  • Lead technical architecture and design discussions with peers from both within and outside of the team

  • Coordinate with team leads, architects, and other engineers on the design and architecture of the offering

  • Work with our Red Hat's global customer support team and partner support teams on resolving customer issues

  • Work with the Quality Engineering (QE) team to ensure that projects are tested correctly

  • Publicize the team's work through blogs, web postings, or conference talks

Required skills

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

  • Interest in the container ecosystem (Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift)

  • 5+ years of experience in a Linux environment with at least one language like Golang, Python, Ruby, JavaScript, Java, or C or C++ Thorough knowledge of how customer applications communicate over HTTP with services located on different web properties

  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies with minimal guidance; willingness to learn and work in languages like Go and React.js

  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills in English

The following are considered a plus:

  • Familiarity with bare-metal provisioning, virtualization, clusters, and container-related technologies

  • Open source development experience

  • Experience with web application development in a microservices architecture

  • Operations or site reliability engineering (SRE) background

  • Familiarity with container-related technologies

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Job ID 63552

Category Software Engineering