Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - OpenStack Security in Remote, Spain

Company Description

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Job summary

Oversee development across Red Hat OpenStack Platform components in the areas of authentication, authorization, encryption of sensitive data at rest and in transit, compliance, and policies. The Red Hat Cloud Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us in Spain. In this role, you will be a part of the engineering team responsible for the security-related functionality of the Red Hat OpenStack Platform offering. You’ll work on the development of Red Hat OpenStack Platform upstream projects like Keystone, Barbican, and Red Hat OpenStack TripleO. As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll need to have solid experience with Python development, as development will primarily be done in Python, though you’ll also be expected to familiarize yourself with configuration management development in Ansible by Red Hat and Puppet. Successful applicants must reside in a country where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Develop security-related functionality in Red Hat OpenStack Platform

  • Develop continuous integration (CI) tests for security-related functionality

  • Communicate and collaborate with other teams within Red Hat to deliver high-quality solutions

  • Participate in code reviews with the Red Hat OpenStack Platform team and upstream communities

  • Draft and review upstream Red Hat OpenStack Platform design documents for new security-related functionalities

  • Perform sustaining engineering tasks like bug fixing and back-porting for security-related functionality in existing Red Hat OpenStack Platform versions

  • Assist our Support team with resolving customer issues related to Red Hat OpenStack Platform security functionality

  • Assist in RPM packaging and delivery

Required skills

  • Experience with security technologies like X.509 certificates, TLS, Kerberos, and cryptography

  • Experience with Python programming

  • Experience with Red Hat OpenStack Platform; experience with Red Hat OpenStack TripleO project is a plus

  • Debugging and root cause analysis skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Experience with automation (Ansible by Red Hat, Puppet) and continuous integration (CI) tools (Jenkins and Zuul)

  • SELinux knowledge and experience with RPM and Python packaging is a plus

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Job ID 61744

Category Software Engineering