• Software Engineer

    Location US-NC-Remote
    Posting date 3 weeks ago(3/1/2019 3:25 AM)
    Job ID
    Software Engineering
  • 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

    Come work on Red Hat OpenShift, an open source container application platform based on the Kubernetes container cluster manager for enterprise application development and deployment. The Red Hat Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to join the OpenShift Service Development team in the U.S. In this role, you will develop new features and maintain our Red Hat OpenShift hosted services. You'll need to have excellent technical and communication skills, as you'll work closely with developers both within Red Hat and in the open source community. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Play an active part in developing various services and features that allow customers and system reliability engineering (SRE) teams to manage their Red Hat OpenShift clusters; most of these services are written in Go with React.js used on the frontend side
    • Become responsible for the quality of our offering, participate in peer code reviews and continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD), and respond to security threats
    • Participate in technical architecture and design discussions with peers from both within and outside of the team
    • Coordinate with team leads, architects, and other engineers on the design and architecture of the offering
    • Work with our Red Hat's global customer support team and partner support teams on resolving customer issues
    • Publicize the work of your team through blogs, web postings, and conference talks

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's degree in computer science, or equivalent work experience
    • Expertise in one or more high-level programming languages, preferably in Go or in Ruby, Python, or Java
    • Experience with modern client-side libraries and application frameworks like AngularJS, React.js, etc., as well as tools like JSLint and testing frameworks like Karma, Jasmine, JsUnit, Jest, etc.
    • Experience with database schema design and working with SQL databases for data storage needs of applications
    • Ability to create robust web applications from visual concepts, wireframes, and interactive product design sessions
    • Thorough knowledge of how client applications communicate over HTTP with services located on different web properties
    • Ability to quickly learn new technologies with minimal guidance; willingness to learn and work in languages like Go and React.js
    • Proficient written and verbal communication skills in English

    The following are considered a plus:


    • Experience with web application development in a microservices architecture
    • Operations or SRE background
    • Familiarity with container-related technologies
    • Familiarity with virtualization, cluster, or distributed systems


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