Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - oVirt Infrastructure in Remote, 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

Serve as a subject-matter expert on scalable architectures and asynchronous communications. The Red Hat Virtualization team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Red Hat Virtualization Management and oVirt team in Brno, Czech Republic, Madrid, Spain, Milan, Italy, or Ra'anana, Israel. In this role, you will design and implement the infrastructure and integration aspect of Red Hat Virtualization. You'll work as part of a geographically distributed team and maintain close communication with other team members and upstream communities. As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll need to have passion for virtualization and cloud management technologies as well as Linux and free software. Successful applicants must reside in a country where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Create and guide development of new features and contribute to the upstream projects in Ruby or Python

  • Submit patches for bug fixes to the community and review patches from other community members

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

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

Required skills

  • 5-7 years of application development experience

  • Great knowledge of Ruby or Python; knowing both is a big plus

  • Good communication skills; fluent written and verbal language skills in English

  • Great knowledge of Linux or UNIX platform

  • Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently

  • Ability to work in team and coordinate work with other team members

  • Experience with Git, GitHub, or Gerrit

  • Experience with open source development, virtualization technologies, and cluster technologies is a big plus

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Job ID 63434

Category Software Engineering