Red Hat Software Automation Engineer - Container Development Kit in Brno, Czech Republic

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 Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a Software Automation Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the way software is built. You’ll gain deep understanding of a variety of technologies, including containers and cloud computing. You’ll make sure our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability criteria. As a Software Automation Engineer, you'll collaborate across functions with stakeholders to ensure quality applications are released to the public. You'll create and carry out test plans, research new features, and automate complex tasks. You’ll need to have the ability to think creatively, adapt to rapid change, and the willingness to learn new things.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work with highly enthusiastic global team of engineers; be responsible for the delivery of Red Hat Container Development Kit

  • Plan and implement automated test strategies, methodologies, processes, and procedures

  • Develop new automated tests; develop frameworks to ease test development and automation to speed up implementation

  • Improve and optimize offerings, tools, and techniques to enhance the quality of testing

  • Closely cooperate with the development team and participate in the development of offerings on regular basis

  • Analyze product source code and work with development counterparts to propose appropriate test strategies

  • Serve as an internal advocate for our customers

  • Take responsibility for the offering and supervise its successful testing in a timely manner

Required skills

  • Background in Linux OS

  • Programming experience in C or C++, or Python; interest in Golang is a plus

  • Interest in virtualization and networking issues; interest in locating the root cause in the operating system

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Foundational experience with Agile methodologies

  • Familiarity with container technologies like Docker is a plus

  • Knowledge of virtualization and networking concepts is a plus

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Job ID 64593

Category Quality Engineering