Red Hat Software Engineer - OpenShift Cloud Team 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 Engineering team is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join the OpenShift Cloud team. In this role, you will participate in integration of various cloud providers under the same abstract API by building a concept of an abstract machine. You’ll build tools on top of the API like cluster autoscaler, self healing clusters, and others with aim to simplify design and provide better framework for building machine-based tooling. The goal of your team will be to allow each cluster to self-manage its own computation resources and run various diagnostics by abstracting from a specific cloud provider implementation. As a Software Engineer, you will become part of the Cloud team, building upstream Kubernetes features and cloud provider integrations within Red Hat OpenShift.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Actively contribute to high-profile open source projects, including Kubernetes and Red Hat OpenShift

  • Work on cloud API abstractions

  • Work on controllers that interface with Kubernetes APIs and cloud provider APIs

  • Participate on auto-scaling solutions based on Kubernetes and Prometheus metrics

  • Work with the Kubernetes community

  • Collaborate with other engineering teams on integrations

  • Work on projects which are of high strategic importance to Red Hat and Red Hat OpenShift

Required skills

  • 3+ years of software engineering experience

  • Basic knowledge of working with the Go programming language

  • Experience troubleshooting complex issues in distributed systems

  • Experience building and deploying container-based applications

  • Previous contributions to open source projects or experience as an open source maintainer

  • Experience building cloud infrastructure software is a plus

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Job ID 66511

Category Software Engineering