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RedHat Quality Engineering Internship in Westford, Massachusetts

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 talented Quality Engineering Intern with a desire to learn, analyze, report, track defects, and verify bug fixes in the Linux kernel patch to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you will work with a team in charge of testing our innovative technology in the Linux domain with a particular focus on kernel. This role is ideal for a student interested in a career in software testing and it is a great opportunity to learn how to test and improve Linux kernel components alongside some of the brightest developers in the open source community.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Test kernel bugs in kpatch areas

  • Write and implement test cases and check results

  • Debug software issues

  • Investigate kernel features

Required skills

  • General knowledge of Linux

  • Basic debugging, troubleshooting, and analytical skills

  • Intermediate to advanced scripting skills in Bash, Python, or equivalent languages

  • Passion for testing and examining and desire to test and examine how things work internally

  • Knowledge of memory or process management or kdump is a plus

  • Knowledge of KVM or Xen is a plus

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Job ID 73390

Category Quality Engineering

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