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RedHat Software Engineer - OpenStack Platform Release in Remote, 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 Cloud Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer with broad cloud computing DevOps experience and an interest in hybrid cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) to join our Red Hat OpenStack team either remotely or in person in the Czech republic or in other Europe, the Middle East, or Africa (EMEA) countries like Italy, Spain, Poland, or Ireland, preferably our Waterford office. In this role, you will work as part of a distributed team, both on your own and in close cooperation and regular communication with other team members and upstream developers. Ideally, you should be passionate about innovative software development and open source.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the Red Hat OpenStack Platform packaging, testing, and release process

  • Assist in the creation of continuous integration (CI) procedures

  • Assist in the maintenance of any packages which are part of Red Hat OpenStack Platform or related channels as required

  • Assist with bug triage

  • Assist with building out infrastructure for both scale out and up of OpenStack deployments


Required skills

  • Experience with packaging, continuous integration (CI), automation, release engineering, and Python development

  • Experience with DevOps and CI tooling, namely with Puppet, Ansible, and Jenkins

  • Experience with OpenStack CI tools, for example with Zuul, is a big plus

  • Passion for open source software development

  • Debugging and root cause analysis skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Knowledge of containerization, Docker, Kubernetes, or Red Hat OpenShift is a plus

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Job ID 70698

Category Software Engineering