Red Hat Software Maintenance Engineer - JBoss and Java 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

Become part of a fast­-paced company that is changing the way software is developed, sold, and supported. The Red Hat Customer Experience and Engagement (CEE) team is looking for a Software Maintenance Engineer to join us in Spain. In this role, you will provide an important level of technical assistance to ensure that our highly­ valued customers get the most out of our solutions. This position extends well beyond solution support as you will take on the role of trusted partner to our enterprise customers by offering developer-­to-­developer assistance for JBoss open­ source middleware software. You will work closely with junior and senior engineers and developers to write new code, fix and improve code, and provide highly technical solutions to support requests. Additionally, you will write patches, provide JBoss updates, and contribute ideas through participation in an open and collaborative team environment. Successful applicants must reside in a country where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Provide a high, detailed level of technical assistance to ensure that our customers get the most out of our Red Hat JBoss Middleware solutions

  • Engage and collaborate with open source developers around the world

  • Offer developer-­to-­developer assistance for the Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Middleware suite

  • Act as the technical point of contact for a technology of your choosing within the Red Hat JBoss Middleware portfolio

  • Develop patches and feature requests to provide upstream to the community and downstream to customers

  • Advise customers on JEE architectural design decisions

  • Work with other open source projects to help customers integrate Red Hat solutions with their applications

Required skills

  • Relevant experience of JEE technologies like JMS, Web Services (SOAP), REST, Servlets, JDBC, JPA, or Hibernate, EJB, CDI

  • Commercial knowledge of Git and Maven

  • Ability and willingness to learn new open source middleware technologies

  • Excellent English written and verbal communications skills

  • Ability to communicate with customers, third-party vendors, and Red Hat associates

  • Solid understanding of Java APIs and popular Java frameworks is a plus

  • Experience and knowledge of Application Servers (Tomcat, WildFly, IBM WebSphere, Oracle WebLogic, Containers (Docker, Red Hat OpenShift) and Frameworks like jbpm, drools, Spring, Camel, AMQ is a big plus

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Job ID 65763

Category Software Engineering, Technical Support