Red Hat Manager, Software Engineering in Boston, Massachusetts

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 Openstack Platform team is looking for a Software Engineering Manager to join us in Boston, MA. In this role, you will be expected to lead a senior engineering team that is responsible for the delivery of strategically important projects. In addition, you will lead our team in the Boston office where you will be located. You’ll have the opportunity to work with the Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Red Hat Ansible Automation, Red Hat OpenShift, and Kubernetes, and to collaborate with innovative engineers in the open source industry. As a Software Engineering Manager, you’ll need to have software development management experience, ideally in an open source environment.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Influence and guide engineers and projects

  • Guide cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of Red Hat Openstack Platform

  • Maintain professional development of engineers at a variety of levels

  • Participate in an ongoing improvement within the Openstack Platform team and across Red Hat

  • Provide consistency and direction using functional expertise and experience

  • Manage people and performance, ensure proper staffing, help scale the organization with a particular focus on the Boston office and its university collaborations

  • Maintain a broad view of the business to constantly help improve collaboration, communication, productivity, and efficiency

  • Foster a spirit of self-organization, empowerment, and team identity in teams

  • Help communicate broader corporate and group strategy and directives

  • Mentor and coach engineers of the Boston office

Required skills

  • Proven experience managing people and teams

  • Successful delivery of large software projects

  • Proven record in fostering a culture of continuous improvement

  • Experience with open source community or other upstream experience is a plus

  • Familiarity with cloud computing, Red Hat OpenStack, Kubernetes, or any related infrastructure is a plus

  • Experience with storage, cloud storage, and storage management is a plus

  • Knowledge of continuous delivery is a plus

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Job ID 66951

Category Software Engineering