RedHat Quality Engineer - Linux Kernel in Brno, Czech Republic
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The Red Hat Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a Quality Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference in the way Kernel works. You will gain a deep understanding of a variety of technologies, including Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and Kernel. You will make sure that our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability criteria. As a Quality Engineer, you'll serve as the last instance before applications are released to the public. You'll create and carry out test plans, research new features, and develop automated tests. You'll need to have the ability to think creatively and adapt to rapid change, as well as the willingness to learn new things.
Primary job responsibilities
Work with the complete Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) solutions portfolio and be responsible for the delivery of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) kernel (patch)
Create and review test plans and suggest improvements for product planning processes
Develop new automated and manual tests; develop frameworks to ease test development and automation to speed up implementation
Take responsibility for kernel (patch) testing and supervise its successful completion in a timely manner
Analyze and prioritize quality risks and identify tests required to mitigate them
Monitor the automatic execution of the existing test scripts and debug failures in the test cases
Document and maintain test specifications and test reports
Mentor more junior team members
Contribute bug fixes to upstream and provide demos of the solutions and technologies
2+ years of experience in Linux quality engineering (QE) or software engineering
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or a related engineering field, or relevant professional experience
Solid skills and background in Linux; knowledge of kernel is a plus
Solid skills in scripting, e.g., using Python, shell, Bash, etc.
Experience with software test planning, test cases design, test script automation, and documentation
Excellent debugging, troubleshooting, and analytical skills
Ability to remain patient and diligent when working on detailed tasks
Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with a global team
Multi-tasking skills and the ability to work under tight deadlines
Experience with virtualization, containers, or cgroups is a plus
Solid written and verbal communication skills in English
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Job ID 68220
Category Quality Engineering, Software Engineering