Red Hat Software Engineer - Storage in Bangalore, India

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

Support the storage automation of our innovative software-defined storage solutions, Red Hat Ceph Storage and Red Hat Gluster Storage. The Red Hat Storage Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Bangalore, India. In this role, you will be responsible for the planning, implementation, maintenance, and support of user workflows implemented in Ansible by Red Hat and other configuration management tools. These workflows will be consumed by the storage management frameworks. As a Software Engineer, you will work in an active open source community which is evolving agile methodology to deliver enterprise quality software for this open source project. Successful applicants must reside in a country where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Maintain an active role in Red Hat Ceph Storage, Red Hat Gluster Storage, and related open source communities

  • Plan, implement, maintain, and support interaction with an active open source community

  • Submit patches to the community; review patches from other community members

  • Develop templates or scripts to automate everyday developer or operations functions

  • Educate the team on new features by pull request reviews or small team presentations

  • Work with the Quality Engineering (QE) team to ensure that projects are tested correctly

  • Publicize the work the team is doing via blogs, web postings, or conference talks

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or demonstrated equivalent experience; master's degree is a plus

  • 3+ years of system software development experience

  • Solid Python development and debugging skills

  • Direct experience with provisioning, orchestration, packages, services, configuration, and deployment using Ansible by Red Hat

  • Practical experience writing Ansible by Red Hat playbooks

  • Demonstrated understanding of Linux internals

  • Good software development life cycle (SDLC) skills

  • Experience with Git, GitHub, and Jenkins

  • Experience working with distributed teams, delivering enterprise quality software, and working on open source software projects

  • Commitment to open source software development and fostering community engagement

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Job ID 63945

Category Software Engineering