Red Hat Principal Software Engineer - OpenShift in San Francisco, California
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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 play a key role within the team responsible for ensuring optimal design and evolution of Kubernetes and the OpenShift by Red Hat offering for the cloud. You’ll provide strategic technology expertise, assessment, and roadmap support to the broader team. As a Principal Software Engineer, you will interact with engineering, management and product management associates within Red Hat as well as our partners and customers around the world. You’ll need to be able to work in a complicated and fast-paced environment, while quickly learning new skills and creating ways to keep a globally-distributed, cloud-based, containerized service (enterprise Kubernetes) evolving to meet the needs of our customers.
Primary job responsibilities
Provide strategic technology direction for the OpenShift by Red Hat offering
Provide key architectural insights into running Kubernetes on Microsoft Azure
Design and guide enhancements for our enterprise customers on Microsoft Azure
Communicate globally with OpenShift by Red Hat engineers, management, partners and customers
Communicate within our open model with end users via IRC, forums, and email
Work in a fast-paced environment
Degree in computer science or equivalent experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Experience designing solutions on servers running Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS, or Fedora
Experience architecting hosted services on Microsoft Azure with specific experience with networking, security, availability, and storage
The following are considered a plus:
Experience with Kubernetes architecture and workloads
Prior participation in the Kubernetes community
Familiarity with OpenShift by Red Hat
Familiarity with multiple cloud providers including Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Compute Engine (GCE), etc.
Familiarity with multiple container engines or solutions
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Job ID 62937
Category Software Engineering