RedHat Senior Software Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts
The Red Hat Engineering team is looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to join our AMQ Streams team in Boston, MA. In this role, you will be focussing on enabling the management of clusters at scale while maintaining availability, latency and throughput for Kafka applications using the clusters. The AMQ Streams team develops and maintains Strimzi, a cloud native computing foundation (CNCF) Sandbox project which focuses on deploying and operating Kafka clusters on Kubernetes. You will help design and implement components and processes to automate the provision, monitoring, and management of Apache Kafka clusters. This is a fantastic opportunity to play an important part in the open source community surrounding Kafka and event based integration.
Primary job responsibilities
Iteratively design, build, improve, and test software components and processes used in the management of Apache Kafka clusters running at scale on OpenShift
Work on the core of AMQ Streams by contributing to the open source projects which provide its foundation: Apache Kafka and the CNCF sandbox project Strimzi
Interact with globally distributed open source project teams and communities
Collaborate with software engineers and product management, as well as the Quality Engineering, Program Management, and Documentation teams
Participate in an on-call rotation, potentially every 6 weeks
Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering, or relevant industry experience
Solid understanding of the principles of reliable distributed systems
Experience with Apache Kafka; developing applications or managing Apache Kafka clusters
Advanced Java or Scala programming experience
Proven ability to work under minimal supervision
Written and verbal English communication skills
Passion for open source software, positive attitude, and a desire to share ideas openly
Record of successful participation in open source project communities is a plus
Experience with Docker and Kubernetes is a plus
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Posting date 1 week ago (10/13/2020 8:14 AM)
Job ID 76983
Category Information Technology, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering