• Software Engineer

    Location US-NC-Raleigh
    Posting date 2 months ago(4/5/2019 1:38 PM)
    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

    The Red Hat Satellite Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will help refine the user experience of Red Hat Satellite and the upstream project Foreman that Red Hat Satellite is based upon. You’ll need to be comfortable working with Ruby on Rails and JavaScript-based applications. You will also use scrum methodology for project management, so knowledge of agile development tooling with an emphasis on test-driven development is a plus.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Create new features in Ruby or JavaScript and contribute them to upstream projects
    • Submit patches for bug fixes to the community; review patches from other community members
    • Educate the team on new features via sprint reviews or small team presentations
    • Work with the Quality Engineering (QE) team to ensure that projects are tested correctly
    • Implement and improve user interfaces with Red Hat's PatternFly framework

    Required skills

    • Solid full stack software development skills
    • Ability to develop and deploy software on Linux
    • Professional development experience in Ruby on Rails or modern JavaScript like ES6, React.js, or Redux
    • Experience with automated testing tools like RSpec, MiniTest, Enzyme, Jest, etc.
    • Experience with various deployment models, including cloud, virtualization, and sharded data sets
    • Desire to participate in open source development communities and to make a difference in the world

    The following skills are considered a plus:


    • Experience with various configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef, Red Hat Ansible Automation, Salt, etc.
    • Experience with bare-metal and virtual provisioning, operating system provisioning, and provisioning of cloud containers
    • Experience collaborating with globally distributed engineering teams


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