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Red Hat Senior Software Engineer in Beijing, China

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 DevOps Errata Tools Development team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us. In this role, you will be responsible for the design and implementation of a tool that manages the process through which software updates for Red Hat’s offerings are prepared, packaged, tested, documented, signed, and finally shipped to customers via Red Hat Network (RHN) or content delivery network (CDN). As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll need to be flexible, motivated, and have the ability to learn new technologies quickly.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Analyze business requirements and convert them into feasible work items

  • Design and implement both front-end and back-end software and services

  • Ensure an ongoing quality of the application codebases through bug fixes, refactoring, and test automation

  • Collaborate with other developers across multiple departments and technology lines for cross-team projects

  • Provide an onboarding support and ongoing mentoring to new or junior associates

  • Work on a globally distributed team

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, or equivalent work experience

  • Proficiency in software development processes; 5+ years of experience in a release engineering, quality assurance (QA), operations, or development environment

  • Experience with front-end techniques like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, cookies, and sessions

  • Highly proficient with Ruby on Rails framework

  • Experience with Linux or Unix platforms

  • Experience with DevOps and continuous integration (CI) technologies like Jenkins and Red Hat Ansible Automation

  • Experience writing various tests for your code and creating code reviews

  • Professional solutions writing skills and the ability to graphically represent concepts and architectures in documentation

  • Experience working as part of agile software development teams

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication and presentation skills in English

  • Creative and active approach, motivation, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment

The following are considered a plus:

  • Experience with Git and GitHub

  • Knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift

  • Previous experience with Python or Shell

  • Prior participation in open source software projects

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Job ID 68186

Category Software Engineering