Red Hat Senior Site Reliability Engineer - Openshift and Azure in San Francisco, California

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 OpenShift Service Delivery team is looking for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to join us. In this role, you will work as part of a team that hosts, develops, and supports the OpenShift by Red Hat project on the Microsoft Azure cloud. You’ll be part of this new partnership between Microsoft and Red Hat, defining how it moves forward. You'll be a key member of our OpenShift by Red Hat team and focus on standardization of containers, which will include work around Red Hat Container Catalog, Kubernetes, and OpenShift by Red Hat environment. As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer, you’ll need 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. Candidates from San Francisco, CA and the West Coast will be considered.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work closely with engineers on OpenShift by Red Hat, becoming a contributor to both the upstream and downstream OpenShift by Red Hat projects to deliver functionality

  • Interact with multiple teams within Red Hat as well as with the open source community

  • Partner with the Support team to troubleshoot deep technical issues

  • Look for opportunities to improve how we deliver a hosted offering to our customers

Required skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure, Kubernetes, or OpenShift by Red Hat; solid skills in at least one of these areas and ability to learn the rest quickly

  • Experience writing code for B2B organizations

  • Ability to communicate effectively with end users through IRC, forums, and email

  • Experience implementing and improving continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipelines

  • Previous experience with Prometheus is a plus

  • Linux experience a plus

  • Knowledge of how to ensure that a hosted service is secure and stable, including establishing processes around that

  • Experience in a site reliability engineering position for a cloud based company is a plus

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Job ID 62937

Category Software Engineering