Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - DevOps and Integration in Raanana, Israel

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 Software Engineering team is looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer to join us in Ra'anana, Israel. In this role, you will contribute to open source projects and deliver enterprise-ready offerings that can be integrated with the mission-critical systems of our customers. Working as part of the Virtualization Integration team, you'll be involved in the Red Hat Virtualization project, a key project within Red Hat that combines traditional workloads and open hybrid cloud solutions. As a Senior Software Engineer, you'll need to be skilled with a desire to learn new technologies. You'll serve as the point of contact for improving customer experience across the whole of Red Hat Virtualization with a special focus on the installation and upgrade experience and migration from other virtualization platforms to Red Hat Virtualization.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Serve as the point of contact for improving customer experience across the whole of Red Hat Virtualization

  • Help develop and maintain the main engine installer and upgrade scripts

  • Actively participate in the oVirt community for release orchestration and community support

  • Perform integration and verification of the entire offering prior to its delivery to Quality Engineering (QE) teams

  • Work with various tools like the Log Collector Tool and ISO Uploader

  • Write scripts for simplified deployment use cases and for complex, roaming, and HA use cases

  • Write plugins for cockpit projects using JavaScript, Red Hat Ansible Automation, and Python

  • Help write documentation for installation and upgrade procedures of the project

  • Talk with customers and be meticulous in reproducing testing scenarios

  • Create solutions and publicize work and improvements via mailing lists, blog posts, or on conferences

  • Help create test cases, perform automated testing, and monitor automation results

Required skills

  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer in an enterprise environment

  • Experience with Python, Red Hat Ansible Automation, and JavaScript

  • Familiarity with network protocols like DHCP, DNS, etc.

The following are considered a plus:

  • Background working in virtualization environments

  • Familiarity with storage systems like NAS and SAN

  • Skills in Git, Jenkins, Foreman, Katello or Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat Ansible Tower, ManageIQ, or oVirt and Red Hat Virtualization

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Job ID 66933

Category Software Engineering