Red Hat Principal Software Engineer - OpenShift in San Francisco, California
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.
The Red Hat OpenShift Engineering team is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join us in San Francisco, CA. In this role, you will join a team that hosts, develops, and supports the OpenShift by Red Hat. You’ll be a key member of our OpenShift team and focus on standardization of containers, which will include work around Red Hat Container Catalog, Kubernetes, and OpenShift environment. We'll need you to be able to work in a fast-paced and sometimes chaotic environment, with the goal of making our end users and customers more effective with every release.
Primary job responsibilities
Work closely with engineers on OpenShift to become a contributor to both the upstream and downstream OpenShift projects to deliver functionality
Interact with multiple teams within Red Hat as well as with the open source community
Use your excellent communication skills to communicate with other OpenShift engineers, product managers, and management across the globe
Work in a fast-paced environment
Communicate with end users through IRC, forums, and email
Experience in enterprise software development
Degree in computer science or equivalent experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to directly interact with customers
Ability to work with the following technologies on a day-to-day basis:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and Fedora, working with technologies like cgroups and SELinux
Everything Containers and Kubernetes related
Familiarity with OpenShift by Red Hat is an advantage
Familiarity with cloud providers like Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), or Google Compute Engine (GCE) is a plus
Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.
Job ID 62755
Category Software Engineering