Red Hat Software Engineer - OpenStack in Remote, United States

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 OpenStack Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in the U.S. In this role, you will contribute to the integration of Ansible by Red Hat and Red Hat OpenStack Platform Director, involved with upstream community projects and collaborate internally with other RHOSP engineering teams to help guide new feature use cases and integrations. You'll serve a specific role in defining the feature requirements, architecture and developing these from inception to inclusion upstream. As a Software Engineer, you will participate as a member of a geographically distributed team, using multiple communication tools for close collaboration. You’ll need to have passion for modern open source development methods, an interest in Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), and a desire to apply broad software engineering skills for IT automation. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Become a contributing member of the TripleO open source community

  • Build Ansible by Red Hat playbooks for feature integration and improve RHOSP reliability and UX

  • Develop and maintain Red Hat OpenStack Platform Director features

  • Contribute to the delivery of Red Hat OpenStack Platform release cadence

  • Participate in upstream and internal continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD)

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent

  • 5-10 years of software development and IT automation experience

  • DevOps pipeline experience using Red Hat OpenStack

  • Experience developing in Python

  • Experience with Ansible by Red Hat

  • Experience with and understanding of Red Hat OpenStack Platform

  • Passion for open source software development

  • Deep understanding of cloud computing, configuration management, and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)

  • Focus on test-driven development and good knowledge of unit testing frameworks and methodologies

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Job ID 64141

Category Software Engineering