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RedHat Quality Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina

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 Quality Engineer to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the way Red Hat Satellite infrastructure management software is built. You’ll make sure 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 Smart Management solutions portfolio and be responsible for the delivery of the Red Hat Satellite offering

  • Create test and sprint plans and participate in product planning processes

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

  • Serve as a internal advocate for our customers

Required skills

  • 2 years of experience working in QE

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or a related engineering field, or relevant professional experience

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Ability to design and code complex test cases and code (or contribute code to) frameworks which simplify test development and automation solutions

  • Ability to assist in and perform root cause analysis of issues and develop reproducers

  • Ability to take responsibility for writing complex test plans for a feature and provide usable time estimations on completion; ability to identify potential risks connected to test development of assigned feature and mitigate them

  • Good knowledge of Python

  • Solid skills and background in Linux

  • Ability to work in a growing and evolving team

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Job ID 70957

Category Quality Engineering