Red Hat Quality Engineer - CNV in Remote, Spain

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

Make a difference in the technology that is at the core of some of the most innovative and influential businesses in the world. The Red Hat Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a highly skilled engineer for the CNV offering to join us in Spain. In this role, you will serve as an individual contributor, while working closely with the development team in agile methodology. Because collaboration is a key component of Red Hat’s culture, you will have the opportunity to influence the future of our technologies along with many other developers in the open source community. Our pool of engineers is always growing and you will get to lead, learn, and grow as a professional and as a person. As a Quality Engineer, you’ll need to have development capabilities, Linux and Unix skills, and experience with large and complex systems.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Analyze and prioritize the quality risks posed by the offering in development and determine the tests required to mitigate these risks

  • Write automated tests and carry out manual tests

  • Develop tests using automation infrastructure and available scripting languages

  • Clearly document new bugs and advocate their resolution with developers and communicate their impact on customers and their businesses

  • Participate in the design session of the product side by side with the developer and product manager to scope and prioritize new features

  • Deliver clear status for testing areas in a timely manner

  • Constantly learn new things and maintain an overview of current technologies

Required skills

  • Active programming skills using Python or Golang

  • Professional experience with Linux or Unix systems

  • Expertise in designing, developing, and maintaining test environments and automated test suites

  • Familiarity with containers and container orchestration tools like Red Hat OpenShift and Kubernetes

  • Familiarity with networking, virtualization, and storage technologies

  • Experience with continuous integration (CI) is a plus

  • Knowledge of Red Hat Ansible Automation or other configuration management is a plus

  • Intermediate written and verbal language skills in English

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Job ID 66830

Category Quality Engineering