Red Hat Software Engineer - Platform Security 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 Platform Security team is looking for an enthusiastic Software Engineer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. Our team develops and maintains key security technologies of the Enterprise Operating System. In this role, you’ll help us ensure that Red Hat solutions meet industry standard security requirements. We’ll expect you to be passionate about operating system security domain and have Linux and C language knowledge. You’ll have an opportunity to work in various domains like crypto implementation, security software implementation, product security certifications, security compliance and logging and auditing software development. This is an ideal position for engineers interested in contributing in open source projects, and developing security software to be used in enterprise infrastructures.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Lead upstream testing and development efforts

  • Respond to requests for enhancements from our customers by designing and developing new features

  • Productize requested functionality in Red Hat solutions

  • Collaborate with other Red Hat engineers, product managers, Documentation and Marketing team

  • Participate in the whole development cycle from requirements gathering, scoping, source code development to testing and verification

  • Keep up to date with latest technologies and development methodologies

Required skills

  • C programming experience; professional or academic experience will be considered

  • Knowledge of any distribution of Linux operating system and its development tools

  • Solid personal accountability and ability to own team projects

  • Ability to work in a team

  • Positive attitude to the changes

  • Good communication skills in English

The following is considered a plus:

  • Familiarity with cryptographic algorithms and protocols (TLS/SSL, IPSec/IKE or SSH protocols)

  • Familiarity with Cryptsetup and LUKS

  • Demonstrated ability to join open source projects and contribute

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Job ID 65924

Category Software Engineering