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Senior Software Engineer

Red Hat Software

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Job summary:

The Red Hat Ansible Engineering team is looking for a highly motivated and passionate Senior Software Engineer with deep knowledge of IT automation key principles to join us. In this role, you will be a member of an international, highly talented group of software engineers and you'll contribute to shaping the Ansible developer tooling. We provide an enjoyable and engaging work environment, with the opportunity to collaborate with dynamic and diverse agile teams, working around the world to create value for our customers and partners in an open source way. To succeed in this role, you will need to think creatively, adapt to rapid change, and have the willingness to learn and apply new technologies. This is a great opportunity to craft and hone your skills while working with a wide range of modern languages, frameworks, and technologies. You will become a part of Red Hat's culture that makes us unique in the industry and you'll work with communities passionate about open source software. This position is based in Brno, Czech Republic, but well qualified remote candidates in the Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region will be considered as well.

Primary job responsibilities:

  • Build and support Ansible developer tooling
  • Write unit and integration tests
  • Actively participate in code reviews with the team
  • Submit patches for bug fixes to the community; review patches from other community members
  • Work with the Quality Engineering (QE) team to ensure software quality
  • Solve complex problems
  • Publicize the work the team is doing via blogs, web postings, or conference talks

Required skills:

  • 2+ years of practical programing experience, preferably using Python
  • Solid knowledge of Linux fundamentals
  • High ability or desire to automate repetitive tasks
  • Some experience of Jenkins and other continuous integration (CI) systems
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English
The following will be considered a plus:
  • Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform experience
  • In depth knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • Familiarity with existing developer tools like Molecule or ansible-lint
  • Knowledge of REST and API testing
  • Good record of open source projects contributions




About Red Hat:

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.

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