Red Hat Senior Software Engineer 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 OpenShift Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will be an integral part of a team working on Red Hat OpenShift and dedicated to engineering efforts on the etcd project. You will design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance features related to Red Hat OpenShift. As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll need to have the ability to quickly learn new technologies and willingness to learn new programming languages.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Participate in design and implementation of Red Hat OpenShift features

  • Lead engineering efforts on the etcd projects

  • Deliver tested implementations to multiple offering releases

  • With with Quality Engineering (QE) teams to ensure that projects are tested correctly

  • Work closely with Red Hat's global customer support teams to resolve customer issues as they arise

  • Publicize the work of Red Hat OpenShift through blogs and conference talks

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, or equivalent related work experience

  • Experience with distributed version control systems like Git

  • Experience with public and private cloud infrastructures

  • 5+ years of experience developing software in a Linux environment using languages like Golang, Ruby, Java, C, or C++ Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new technologies with minimal guidance and a willingness to learn and work with new programming languages

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience working as part of geographically distributed teams

  • Experience developing applications, or maintaining large distributed databases

  • Experience in the Kubernetes community; preferably an active community member

  • Active in other open source communities

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Job ID 67723

Category Software Engineering